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Sen. Bill Galvano, R-Bradenton, and Senate President Joe Negron, R-Stuart, in Tallahassee during a Senate committee meeting.

Another Bright Futures boost? Florida lawmakers propose higher ed expansions

Veto be darned.

Gov. Rick Scott may have nixed a huge higher education bill in June, but Florida lawmakers are already renewing their push to overhaul the state's higher education system in the coming legislative session, starting with the tuition bills of top students....


Mayor Rick Kriseman and former mayor Rick Baker battled again over the city's reserves at a Wednesday forum

Who is the worse at managing the city's piggy bank? Rick Kriseman or Rick Baker?

It may have been the final debate in the nearly six-month long trek that has been St. Petersburg’s most expensive, most scrutinized and, likley, most bitter mayoral race in its 114-year history....


The Pasco County School Board has told warned two charter schools to improve.

Pasco County school district puts two charter schools on notice

The Pasco County school district this week notified two troubled charter schools that they have just weeks to work out problems district officials have identified....