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Monthly Archives: December 2012

December 20, 2012

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In Today’s Show

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December 19, 2012

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In Today’s Show Many lawmakers on Capitol Hill are calling for new gun control measures in the wake of the shooting in Newtown, Conn. Matt Laslo reports that Florida’s senators remain split on whether to ban assault weapons. **** Alachua […]

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December 18, 2012

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In Today’s Show Since Friday’s shooting in Newtown, Conn., lawmakers and residents across the country are now bringing up the issue of gun control in schools. The shooting has had school and law enforcement officials reconsider their safety plans for […]

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December 17, 2012

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In Today’s Show Today is the first day back to school after the elementary school shooting in Newtown Connecticut that took the lives of 27 people, 20 of which were children. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Catherine Awasthi takes a look at […]

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December 14, 2012

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In Today’s Show One of the news producers following this story in Connecticut is former WUFT-FM reporter Dan Katz who now works for WSHU-FM in Fairfield, Connecticut. Katz talked with Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Donna Green-Townsend about today’s shooting tragedy in […]

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December 13, 2012

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In Today’s Show On Wednesday, the State Board of Education named outgoing Indiana schools superintendent Tony Bennett as Florida’s new education commissioner. As Florida Public Radio’s Jessica Palombo reports, Bennett’s appointment is met with a strong opposition from the state’s […]

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December 12, 2012

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In Today’s Show In a meeting on Tuesday, Gov. Rick Scott talked about education and shared his plan for education in Florida, including continued emphasis on lower tuition. **** Political commentators Dick Batchelor and Lou Frey had plenty to talk […]

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December 11, 2012

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In Today’s Show The possibility of Silver Springs becoming a state park will become a little clearer Wednesday. The Florida Department of Environmental Protection is hosting a public forum to gather input about what park visitors would expect were the […]

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December 10, 2012

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In Today’s Show A new Florida budget transparency program may make it easier for both residents and legislators to track the state’s spending, but it’s now causing some controversy. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Cameron Taylor reports why the program has yet […]

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December 7, 2012

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In Today’s Show With the Florida Department of Education report officially released Thursday, many say the first year of a new attempt to pay teachers according to performance was painful. This new value-added calculation is half of a teacher’s total […]

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