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Former school Supt. got lucrative benefits after being suspended, then reinstated

Former Okaloosa school superintendent Mary Beth Jackson – suspended, then reinstated by Gov. Ron DeSantis – was able to get lucrative educator retirement benefits,...

How a tough move by the governor turned into a drain...

Just three days after his inauguration in January, Gov. Ron DeSantis issued an executive order suspending a Panhandle school superintendent over alleged “neglect of...

Gov. DeSantis taps right-wing think tank execs & campaign donor for...

Gov. Ron DeSantis has packed a new Florida Government Efficiency Task Force with conservative movement leaders and Republican campaign donors.The new panel is charged...

On the teacher pay front: How about $22 billion over 10...

The news reports on teacher pay keep rolling in:In Illinois, the governor signed a law this week to boost minimum pay for public school...

FL Education Commissioner’s wife connected to private Christian college chosen for...

Hillsdale College, one of the nonprofits state lawmakers chose to advise Florida Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran on civics education, was somewhat of a mystery...

The Legislature inserted groups tied to right-wing donors into Florida’s new...

A little-noticed bill on civics education made its way to passage in the Legislature this spring, as lawmakers were scurrying to finish key legislation...

Gov. DeSantis continues to build up political cash

Contributions to Gov. Ron DeSantis’ political committee slumped to $340,000 during July, according to records maintained by the Florida Department of State.Friends of Ron...

FDLE to investigate irregularities in Jeffrey Epstein case in Florida

Gov. Ron DeSantis has assigned the Florida Department of Law Enforcement to take over the investigation into whether Palm Beach County authorities gave special...

Civil rights groups go to court to block implementation of controversial...

Civil rights organizations filed a motion for a preliminary injunction in federal court on Friday to block the implementation of a voting rights law...

The 2019-20 school year is set to begin: Some teachers already...

All signs point to a new school year:Teachers in some districts are already at school; students in most districts will start classes Aug. 12,...

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