Samantha Taub

Samantha is a reporter for WUFT News who may be contacted by calling 352-392-6397 or emailing news

Funding for AIDS drug assistance at risk

Though no changes have been made yet, Governor Rick Scott and the Department of Health could eventually be making changes in eligbility for the AIDS Drug Assistance Program. After hearing this, Music icon Elton John, who founded his own AIDS foundation, wrote to Scott urging him to protect the program …

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Keeping kids safe during summer break

School is almost out, and that means it’s time for families to start enjoying their summer. Many times, parents take this opportunity to send their kids to summer camp. WUFT-FM’s Samantha Taub has the details on some new changes, and why parents can feel even more safe about sending their …

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Don’t litter: no ifs, ands or cigarette butts

Every day, people throw their cigarette butts onto the ground without giving it any second thought. However, that one cigarette being thrown on the ground contributes to the millions of butts that are tossed out each year. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Samantha Taub tells us about a certain program in Alachua …

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Update: UF students and Japan, longer version

On Tuesday’s Front Page edition of All Things Considered on WUFT-FM, we talked with a University of Florida official about how UF students are affected by events in Japan. WUFT-FM’s Sammantha Taub reports. [audio:]

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Arizona shooting raises questions about gun permits

With the recent shooting of Gabrielle Giffords, an Arizona Congresswoman this past weekend, many people may be questioning certain regulations involved when purchasing a gun. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM, Samantha Taub has this report. [audio:]

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