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Florida schools roundup: Spending, bill for scholarships, bathrooms and more

School tax hike:┬áThe K-12 education budgets of both Gov. Rick Scott and Senate President Joe Negron, R-Stuart, count on an extra $400 million-plus that would be raised through rising┬áproperty values on unchanging┬álocal property tax rates. Neither considers that a tax hike. But Florida House Speaker Richard Corcoran, R-Land O’Lakes, does,[Read More…]