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Call to Action: Ask Governor Scott to Veto 7069 and Support Public Schools

Governor Rick Scott has a decision to make. Will he veto HB7069, the massive education “train” that seeks to create a separate for-profit charter school network, rolling out the red carpet to out-of-state charter corporations, while simultaneously...
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SB796’s Massive Conflict of Interest for State BOE May Lead to More Accountabaloney

On April 25, 2017, Senate Appropriations Chair waited until the last 8 minutes of a 4 hour meeting to hear two significant Education Bills SB1552 and SB796. Senator Simmons’ SB1552, in addition to presenting the Senate’s attempted revision...
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HB5105: Jeb’s Parent Trigger (Minus the Parents) is Back

CALLING ALL PARENT TRIGGER OPPONENTS: CALL THE SENATE EDUCATION COMMITTEE AND ASK THEM TO VOTE NO ON SB796 WHICH HAS AMENDED TO INCLUDE THE HB5105 “SCHOOL OF HOPE” LANGUAGE. ALSO, CALL YOUR REPRESENTATIVE AND TELL THEM TO VOTE NO ON HB5105....
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