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Gov. Scott In Miami On His College Affordability Tour

Governor Rick Scott was in Miami Tuesday as part of his weeklong College Affordability Tour.

CBS Miami–06/10/2014

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Sugar Daddies Make Life Sweet For Young Women

Many young women are turning to so-called sugar daddy websites to help pay for college and it’s causing quite a controversy.

CBS Miami–05/14/2014

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Not-So-Bright Future For Popular Scholarship Program

The future could possibly be a little dimmer for some of Florida’s upcoming high school seniors who plan to apply for the Bright Futures scholarship.

04/08/2014

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FL House Passes In-State Tuition Bill

A lot of work was done in Tallahassee Thursday. Among the bills passed in the House was the one that would let qualified Florida students pay in-state college tuition rates even if they are in the country illegally.

03/20/2014

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Instate Tuition Bill On Its Way To House Floor

A House bill allowing some undocumented students to pay in-state tuition rates is ready for the House floor. On Wednesday it was unanimously approved by the House Education Appropriations Subcommittee which was listed as the last stop for the bill.

03/05/2014

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Affordable Education Takes Center Stage In Florida Legislative Session

On the opening day of the 60 day session, state House Speaker Will Weatherford called on his fellow legislators to pass measures that would allow qualified Florida students to pay in-state college tuition even if they are in the country illegally.

03/04/2014

(AP)

Gov. Scott To Veto Tuition Increase

Florida college students will be happy to know that Gov. Rick Scott will veto the three percent tuition hike for college and university students.

05/19/2013

(AP)

House Considers Lowering Tuition For Immigrants

Another bill that will benefit higher education-seeking students with immigrant parents has made its way to the Senate.

CBS Miami–03/06/2013

Governor Rick Scott

Scott’s “Finish In Four” Plan Aims To Reel In College Costs

As part of Gov. Rick Scott’s budget, the governor is cracking down on the soaring cost of college tuition with a not-so-crazy idea: tuition should be the same when students graduate as when they start.

CBS4–02/02/2013

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Gov. Scott Announces More Colleges In $10K Degree Challenge

Governor Rick Scott’s plan to make college more affordable in the state of Florida moved forward Monday when 11 additional state colleges accepted his challenge to develop four-year degrees that would cost no more than $10,000.

CBS4–01/28/2013

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