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A senior at Fort Myers High School used chalk to write mass shooting victims' names outside of her school this past weekend.

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

Feb 20, 2018

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.  

Shackled and wearing a red jump suit, school shooter Nikolas Cruz made his first live appearance in a Broward County circuit court five days after he walked into Marjory Stoneman Douglas High and fatally shot 17 people in the worst school shooting in Florida history.

Cruz, a slightly built teen, did not say anything and never looked up at the crowd from his seat at the defense table. It was a tense atmosphere — Cruz was surrounded by Broward Sheriff’s deputies as media members and other lawyers watched from the gallery.

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