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Senate committee passes amended scholarship bill

The Senate Appropriations Committee on Thursday advanced a bill that would create a new state-funded program to eliminate a waiting list of 13,000 for the Florida Tax Credit Scholarship for lower-income families. SB 7070,¬†which would establish the Family Empowerment Scholarship, previously passed two other committees. But the Appropriations Committee approved[Read More…]