Gov. Scott signs HB 7055

Statement on Gov. Scott Signing Student-Centered Budget

Tallahassee, Fla – Today, the Foundation for Florida’s Future released the following statement on the signing of Florida’s 2018-19 budget by Governor Rick Scott. “I thank Governor Rick Scott, President Joe Negron, Speaker Richard Corcoran and members of the Florida Legislature for their commitment to prioritizing student safety, empowering families with educational opportunity and continuing vital education […]

Florida Session Week 9 Highlights

We’re down to the final hours of Florida’s 2018 Legislative Session. Here’s a look at legislation that made it across the finish line this week. 2,300 students with special needs will be able to participate in the Gardiner Scholarship program next school year thanks to a $25 million increase in the legislative budget. House Bill 7055 will[…..]