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By Paul Brennan | Watchdog.org | Jun 19, 2015 12:09 PM | 6
From Florida, where the teachers union is trying to kill school choice, to Philadelphia, where union politics may cripple the school district’s budget, it’s been an interesting week in education news.
By Josh Peterson | Watchdog.org | Jun 18, 2015 1:17 PM | 38
Florida residents, who pay the fourth-highest wireless tax rate in the country, could see a nearly $20 reduction in their yearly wireless bill starting July 1.
By Rob Nikolewski | Watchdog.org | Jun 17, 2015 5:00 AM | 1.3K
A recent study claims that Hispanics and African-Americans will be disproportionately hurt by the economics of the proposed EPA Clean Power Plan.
By Mary C. Tillotson | Watchdog.org | Jun 16, 2015 5:00 AM | 138
Florida's teachers union has announced it will continue its legal battle against the state's school choice program, even after a judge threw out its lawsuit last month.
By Eric Boehm | Watchdog.org | May 15, 2015 12:47 PM
Governors, like Rick Scott in Florida, who once opposed the idea of expanding Medicaid as part of the Affordable Care Act, are coming around - enticed by the promise of federal cash flowing to their state budgets.
By Kay B. Day | Watchdog.org | May 14, 2015 2:55 PM
A Florida bill would implement online voter registration, lowering costs, enhancing accuracy, and increasing security; it would not move voting online.
By Jason Hart | Watchdog.org | May 11, 2015 5:00 AM | 649
Trying to force Obamacare expansion onto Florida by cutting funding for an existing Medicaid program has backfired on President Obama.
By Tori Richards | Watchdog.org | Apr 30, 2015 12:53 PM
Florida communities and utilities will lose a minimum of $755 million a year — which will be charged to residents in higher rates and possibly taxes — if a proposed solar expansion amendment is passed in 2016, a coalition says.
By Brad Matthews | Watchdog.org | Apr 24, 2015 1:04 PM
Miami is adopting a predictive policing system thanks to a $600,000 grant; the system will use data to try to predict and stop crime before it occurs.
By Kay B. Day | Watchdog.org | Apr 24, 2015 12:09 PM
Jacksonville, Florida's smart streetlight program is raising concerns about privacy due to data collection by the GE-made lights.