Government

Would raising the age to buy tobacco products lower the cost of healthcare in Florida? One lawmaker thinks so.

Trio Of Bills Awaiting Governor Scott's Signature

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A trio of bills are heading to Governor Rick Scott’s office this week - the final step before becoming law. 

Two main views tend to emerge when it comes to the topic of school vouchers.

Advocates say they give disadvantaged kids access to better schools. But opponents say vouchers drain money and resources from traditional public schools.  

Despite high graduation rates and increases in awarded degrees, a bill in the Senate looks to give Florida’s Community College System a governing facelift. This has led many community college leaders to warn of the unnecessary and unintended consequences that may result from such a bill. 

Governor Rick Scott is calling on the FBI Director to resign after the agency didn’t take action on information received about the 19-year-old who killed 17 people at a South Florida High School.

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