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A select group of North Florida agencies and programs are feeling the effects of the government shutdown.
By Casey Liening on September 26th, 2013 | Last updated: September 26, 2013 at 9:10 pm
The Marion County Sheriff’s Office is seeking an additional $8 million in funding to provide more deputies, corrections officers and cars for its fleet. All of this is needed for public safety.
By Lauren Verno on January 30th, 2013 | Last updated: September 12, 2013 at 7:29 am
Santa Fe College is joining 22 other Florida state colleges in offering Gov. Rick Scott’s $10,000 bachelor’s degree program.
By Rachel Crosby on January 30th, 2013 | Last updated: January 30, 2013 at 5:36 pm
Gov. Rick Scott plans to pledge over a billion dollars to public schools in the next fiscal year.
By Jensen Werley on January 23rd, 2013 | Last updated: January 24, 2013 at 12:57 pm
Gov. Rick Scott proposed a $2,500 pay raise for full-time teachers in a speech at Ocoee Middle School in Orlando. His proposal must be approved by state legislature and comes after another proposal to increase K-12 funding.
By Michal Higdon on January 17th, 2013 | Last updated: January 17, 2013 at 5:15 pm
Among other positive changes in higher education governance, the University of Florida is awarded $3.75 million for high performance.
By Emily Burris on June 8th, 2012 | Last updated: March 29, 2013 at 3:06 pm
In a meeting today, the University of Florida Board of Trustees discussed the future of the university’s budget and whether or not increase tuition. As Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Emily Burris reports, while some cuts will be going into effect in [...]
By Nickelle Smith on May 29th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:51 am
University of Florida President Bernie Machen made one last effort to gather opinions about budget cuts at an open forum earlier today. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Nickelle Smith reports, President Bernie Machen got an idea of just how faculty members [...]