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Rep. Jimmie Smith

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

Florida GI Bill Marches Unopposed Through House

A proposal that envisions Florida marching point in a state version of the post-World War II GI Bill sped through the House on the opening day of the annual legislative session.

03/04/2014

(AP)

Bill Ties Bright Futures To Working In Florida

A House Republican filed a bill Wednesday that would require future recipients of Bright Futures scholarships to reimburse the state if they do not graduate or if they go to work outside of Florida.

CBS4–12/13/2012

Drug Testing

Fla. Could Allow Random Drug Testing Of Public Workers

Despite the intense controversy over whether random drug testing is legal, Florida lawmakers pushed ahead with a bill Wednesday that would allow random drug testing of state workers and other public employees every three months.

CBS4–01/25/2012