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No Winning Tickets In $550,000 Mega Money Jackpot

here were no jackpot winners for “Mega Money” this time around.

13 hours ago

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Negron: Committee Won’t Vote On Immigrant Tuition Bill

An effort to grant in-state tuition to some undocumented immigrant students appeared all but dead Thursday, as Senate Appropriations Chairman Joe Negron, R-Stuart, announced his committee would not hear the bill next week.

04/17/2014

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FSU Responds To NYT Report On Flawed Jameis Winston Investigation

Did Tallahassee Police give Florida State University Quarterback Jameis Winston special treatment because of his star status?

CBS Miami–04/17/2014

Florida Gov. Rick Scott Holds News Conference At Biomedical Product Manufacturing

Florida Senate Confirms Scott Agency Chiefs

Three state agency heads in danger of losing their jobs have been confirmed by the Florida Senate.

04/12/2014

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Florida GOP Rakes In Money From Major Companies

New campaign finance reports, filed this week, show that millions flowed into the campaign accounts of Florida’s two main political parties during the first three months of 2014.

04/11/2014

School Generic

Textbook Bill Survives Tight Senate Vote

A bill that would replace a statewide review of public-school learning materials with a local process narrowly survived its final Senate vote Friday, though the fate of a similar bill in the House remains unclear.

04/11/2014

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Senate Would Add Texting To ‘Do Not Call’ List

For those constantly nagged by unsolicited text messages, Florida’s Senate may soon have a solution

04/11/2014

Florida Money

Florida Legislators Divided Over Tax Holidays

The Florida House has already passed a bill that calls for sales tax holidays, but legislators are divided over what type of additional tax breaks to offer this year.

04/10/2014

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Pension Bills Now Coming Together

Changes to retirement plans covering hundreds of thousands of public employees started coming together Thursday on both sides of the Capitol, raising the prospects of success on long-stymied issues.

04/10/2014

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Sex Trafficking Bill Gets OK; Detention Questions Remain

A bill that would provide an array of services for sex-trafficking victims unanimously passed a second House panel Tuesday – with a controversial provision left intact to detain some victims for treatment.

04/08/2014

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