Emergency Gun Bill To Get Second Shot In SenateAfter a similar measure died on the Senate floor nearly a year ago, the odds continued to improve Thursday for an NRA-supported measure that would allow more people to carry concealed weapons during emergency evacuations.
Florida Lawmakers Consider Earlier School Start DatesFlorida lawmakers are considering proposals that would allow most school districts to start classes earlier in August.
Lawmakers Considering Earlier School Start DatesFlorida lawmakers are considering proposals that would allow most school districts to start classes earlier in August.
Proposal Filed To Honor FSU's Jameis WinstonA proposal was filed Friday by Sen. Bill Montford, D-Tallahassee, to honor Florida State University quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston.
Education Commissioner Stewart Looks To Reassure Lawmakers On Test Education Commissioner Pam Stewart faced tough questions from senators Wednesday as she outlined how the state would move forward on tweaks to its current schools standards and select a new test for students.
Proposal Could Put Digital Textbooks In Students' Hands By 2015Florida schools may be trading in heavy textbooks for high tech tomes under a budget proposal approved by lawmakers Monday.