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By WUFT News on January 8th, 2013 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 2:11 pm
The search for a new UF president began in July when Bernie Machen announced his retirement. Six months later, following a nationwide search, Machen has been asked to stay on.
By WUFT News on December 19th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 2:01 pm
Gov. Rick Scott said Wednesday that Florida needs to look at a larger early voting period.
John Cooper, a Tallahassee circuit court judge, ruled Tuesday that a plan for prison privatization must be approved by a full Legislature, rather than just a panel. Gov. Rick Scott plans to appeal the decision.
By Hana Engroff and Stephanie Denardo on November 30th, 2012 | Last updated: December 3, 2012 at 2:46 pm
On Monday, Scott challenged Florida’s community and state colleges to create four-year degrees that would cost no more than $10,000. Florida Board of Education Vice Chair Roberto Martinez wrote Gov. Rick Scott a letter expressing his distaste with what he thinks is not a serious policy move.
By Mina Radman on November 26th, 2012 | Last updated: November 26, 2012 at 4:34 pm
Community and state colleges are asked to create affordable four-year degrees.
By Kelly Price on November 16th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 2:02 pm
Florida labor officials say the state’s unemployment dropped to its lowest mark in nearly four years in October with 8.5 percent of the workforce still hunting for jobs. Although the figure is an improvement from September’s 8.7 percent unemployment in [...]
By Corey Brooks on November 13th, 2012 | Last updated: November 27, 2012 at 4:01 pm
Company co-founders and Gov. Rick Scott attended the Gainesville grand opening.