Kristen M. Clark

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Every year, new state laws hit the books that have to be implemented once they take effect. But House Bill 7069 isn't your average new...
Nine low-performing traditional public schools in Miami-Dade and Broward counties can apply for extra funding this school year under the controversial new "Schools of Hope"...
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Attorney General Pam Bondi's office has 60 more days to gather evidence and testimony to defend a mandatory 24-hour waiting period for abortions, which lawmakers...
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Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam, a top Republican contender for governor next year, said he would support proposed changes in Florida law to let...
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The top two people in charge of Democrat Andrew Gillum's gubernatorial campaign are out, barely four months into Gillum's run and following weeks of relatively...
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Two days after the Broward County School Board decided to sue over newly enacted and controversial statewide education reforms, Florida House Republicans countered by debuting...
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Florida Gov. Rick Scott announced Friday that he will travel to Washington, D.C. next week so he can provide input as the U.S. Senate debates...
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School districts in South Florida are bracing for the financial impacts of a controversial $419 million K-12 public schools bill Gov. Rick Scott signed into...
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Gov. Rick Scott on Wednesday vetoed a sweeping higher education reform bill that was one of Senate President Joe Negron's top priorities of the 2017...
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Among 16 measures Gov. Rick Scott signed into law on Friday, he endorsed two high-profile bills that were linked by a late-session compromise: one that...
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Among 16 measures Gov. Rick Scott signed into law on Friday, he endorsed two high-profile bills that were linked by a late-session compromise: one that...
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Some House Democrats on Friday criticized a new K-12 schools budget for 2017-18 that would boost spending by $100 per student over this school year...
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Lawmakers are supposed to wrap up on Friday a contentious special session that brought them back to Tallahassee for three days to resolve budget disputes...
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A contentious, charter school-friendly education reform bill that has incensed traditional public school advocates — and given some in the Florida Senate feelings of buyers'...
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Wanting to ensure Florida's K-12 public schools can...
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Hialeah Republican Sen. René García told Senate President Joe Negron, R-Stuart, in a letter today that he's...
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Miami-Dade's cost of living is so high that public school teachers struggle to afford to live here. That's why the county school district — with...
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Advocates of traditional public education welcomed Gov. Rick Scott's demand on Friday that lawmakers redo the K-12 education budget for next year and boost it...
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Floridians continue to inundate Republican Gov. Rick Scott with input on whether he should sign or veto a controversial K-12 schools bill known as House...
Miami-Dade County Public Schools — namely through its superintendent, Alberto Carvalho — has been one of the most vocal opponents in the past couple weeks...
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