The congressional deficit-reduction supercommittee is days away from its deadline to cut one trillion dollars from projected deficits. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM, Chris Peralta, spoke with University of South Florida Political Science Professor, Susan MacManus, about where the supercommittee was on a possible agreement, and what the repercussions could be if it fails to reach one.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/MacManusQNA.mp3]
University of Florida President Kent Fuchs announced his support for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals following the Trump administration's Tuesday announcement to end the program. “The DACA program and our 'Dreamers' add significantly to our university’s excellence in education, research and the economic impact the university has on our state," Fuchs said in a statement.