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Gov. Rick Scott (Source: CBS4)

Scott Pitches $65 Million In Help For College Students

Gov. Rick Scott continued Thursday to roll out his budget proposal for the coming year, pitching a nearly $65 million plan to reduce the cost of college by repealing the sales tax on textbooks and extending Bright Futures scholarships to cover summer courses.

01/22/2015

Florida State University (Source: fsu.edu)

FSU Plans PR Campaign To Fix Tarnished Image

Florida State University is planning a massive public-relations effort to counter negative press that has painted the school throughout the past year as favoring athletics over academics.

01/13/2015

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FSU Trustees Plan Counterpunch To Negative Press

Florida State University plans a massive public-relations effort to counter negative press that has painted the school throughout the past year as favoring athletics over academics.

01/12/2015

Florida Capitol Complex (Source: dms.myflorida.com)

2014 Roundup: A Year Of Change And Stability

In some ways, the state of Florida has remained remarkably stable over the past year.

12/24/2014

Head coach Jimbo Fisher of the Florida State Seminoles celebrates with the trophy after defeating the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets to win the Atlantic Coast Conference championship on December 6, 2014 in Greenville, North Carolina. Florida State won 37-35.  (Source: Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Florida State Gives Coach Jimbo Fisher Contract Extension Through 2022

If the Florida State Seminoles have learned anything over the years, it’s how to hang on to a good head coach.

12/23/2014

Florida State Seminoles quaterback Jameis Winston leaves his student conduct code hearing on December 2, 2014 in Tallahassee, Florida. The hearing will continue on Wednesday December 3rd. (Source: Jeff Gammons/Getty Images)

Jameis Winston Cleared Of Sexual Assault Allegations Against Him

Documents revealed Sunday that Florida State QB Jameis Winston has been cleared of sexual assault allegations against him back in 2012 in a student conduct hearing.

12/21/2014

Christy Daly the new secretary of the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice. (Source: http://www.djj.state.fl.us/)

Scott Keeps Daly As DJJ Secretary

In a move that was widely expected, Gov. Rick Scott on Thursday named Christy Daly as secretary of the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice.

12/18/2014

University of Florida president Bernie Machen speaks during an introductory press conference on December 6, 2014 in Gainesville, Florida. Jim McElwain has left Colorado State and replaces ex-Florida head coach Will Muschamp who was fired earlier this season.  (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Machen To Become UF Senior Adviser

University of Florida President Bernie Machen will spend his first half-decade out of office as a well-paid, privately funded adviser to the Gainesville school.

12/15/2014

Gov. Rick Scott (Source: CBS4)

Scott Names Environmental Protection, Elder Affairs Leaders

Jonathan Steverson, who for the past two years has overseen one of the state’s five water-management districts, will head the Florida Department of Environmental Protection as Gov. Rick Scott begins a second term.

12/11/2014

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Another Politician Pushes For Guns On College Campuses

A republican senator has filed a proposal that would allow people to carry guns on the campuses of state colleges and universities.

12/11/2014

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