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Some FL legislators are visiting inside state prisons, and they report...

(Warning to readers that the linked video contains violence.)Florida Department of Corrections Secretary Mark Inch said his Inspector General is investigating a “deeply...

After all the turmoil, a new executive director at Florida Virtual...

The public, online Florida Virtual School that serves more than 200,000 students has a new leader, following turmoil, controversies, investigations and allegations of mismanagement.The...

On environment, Florida Legislature refuses to close the barn door

Florida lawmakers came away from this spring’s session congratulating themselves on the heroic job they did in defense of Florida's environment.After the Rick Scott...

Progress Florida grades Florida lawmakers’ 2019 votes

Thirteen Florida legislators won a progressive organization’s title of “People’s Champions” for their votes on key legislation during the 2019 legislative session. That’s up...

Florida’s attack on young people’s access to abortion care aims to...

This year, abortion opponents across the country have doubled-down on their efforts to attack Roe v. Wade, passing ban after outright ban on abortion...

Not many people noticed, but lawmakers just changed Florida’s graduation requirements...

Students, parents, and even math educators probably don’t know about a little-noticed paragraph in a bill the Legislature approved this month: It changes graduation...

Another former FL governor advises DeSantis to veto multi-billion-dollar toll road...

Another former Florida governor is advising Gov. Ron DeSantis to veto the Legislature’s proposed multi-billion statewide toll road plan, amid protests around the state...

FL Legislature’s changes to felon voting rights affect black voters the...

A measure the Florida Legislature passed to limit the number of felons who can get their voting rights restored will disproportionately affect African-Americans, a...

What happened to requiring a financial literacy class at public schools?...

High school days are filled with math, English, science and social studies, but lawmakers hoped to squeeze in a required, stand-alone financial literacy course...

Gov. DeSantis vetoes FL Legislature’s power grab over plastic straws

Gov. Ron DeSantis has issued his first legislative veto, and it targets a bill that would have forbidden local governments from banning single-use plastic...

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