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Ron DeSantis, CareerSource Florida Funding Apprenticeship Expansion Grants

DeSantis announced the funds will be used on Apprenticeship Expansion Grants which “may be used to develop or expand Registered Apprenticeship or pre-apprenticeship programs and cover costs such as on-the-job-training, related instruction, curriculum development and outreach to underrepresented populations."
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News Analysis: Floridians Favor Local Over State Control of Short Term...

In recent years, the debate across Florida has focused on whether short terms rentals should be regulated by state lawmakers in Tallahassee or if local city and county officials should be making decisions on them.
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Marco Rubio Calls for Constitutional Amendment to Stop Packing Justices on...

Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has floated the idea of a future president pushing to expand the Supreme Court beyond its current composition of nine justices.
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Marco Rubio, Rick Scott Urge Coast Guard to Keep an Eye...

The senators urged the Coast Guard “to implement a comprehensive strategy to procure the necessary fleet of icebreakers to ensure the U.S. is able to defend itself and its allies, and maintain assured access to the Arctic Sea theater.”

Legislators Want to Stop Hand-Held Phone Use for Florida Drivers

The Florida Police Chiefs Association (FPCA) is also backing the proposal with President David Perry saying his members believe distracted driving is a crisis in Florida.

AAP: Drowning Remains Leading Killer of Florida Children

Described by safety experts as the "silent killer," drowning is the leading cause of deaths for children between the ages of 1-4. To reduce the number of drowning deaths, especially in states such as Florida, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has issued updated recommendations on water safety.