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Legislature’s planned road project could benefit Florida’s richest man

A push in the state Legislature for a new toll road system through North-Central Florida could benefit the richest man in Florida.Thomas Peterffy, reportedly...

State reduces hefty fees for teacher exams; educators praise the move

Though hundreds of would-be and new teachers have been failing state-required exams, there’s at least some consolation: The State Board of Education just reduced...

Former Senate president takes a $400k gig with a private prison...

Former Florida Senate President Joe Negron is being paid $400,000 a year by a private prison company that he helped while he was a...

Fl House votes to let sick people smoke weed – Gov....

The years-long effort to give sick people the right to smoke marijuana is near the finish line.With no debate on Wednesday, the Florida House...

Meet the “Sunrise Agenda,” a progressive path for Florida

For more than two decades, Florida’s legislative and executive branches have been run by political leadership that worships at the altar of big money campaign contributions....

What about traditional public schools? State teacher’s union fights back over...

With the governor and Republican-led Legislature pushing to expand state voucher programs for kids to attend private schools, the Florida Education Association is fighting...

DeSantis reforms for teacher bonuses will face obstacles

Gov. Ron DeSantis is pushing to revamp a multi-million-dollar bonus program for Florida’s best classroom teachers, but it may not be easy.The proposals will...

You want a straw with that? Battle over plastic pollution in...

Several cities in Florida have passed ordinances in recent years to ban plastic straws, bags, and polystyrene containers as part of a growing campaign...

Good luck with your plan to control Florida women, dude

Women are becoming CEOs, joining the military, voting, running for office, walking around like they’re as good as a dude! And some men just...

A new nonprofit will advance a “school choice” education agenda for...

A new nonprofit called the “School Choice Movement” will push a broad education agenda to expand scholarship programs for kids to attend private schools...

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