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House Speaker On Opening Day Pushes Tuition Break For Illegals

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida House Speaker Will Weatherford is calling on legislators to let qualified Florida students pay in-state college tuition even if they are in the country illegally. Weatherford on Tuesday told House […]

98.7 The Fan–03/04/2014

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State Legislative Leaders Hit The Road Again

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Florida’s two legislative leaders are hitting the road again to tout the recent session. Senate President Don Gaetz and House Speaker Will Weatherford are scheduled to make stops Wednesday and […]

CBS Tampa–06/12/2013

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FL House Speaker At Odds With Gov. Scott Over Medicaid Expansion

Fla. House speaker criticizes Medicaid expansion TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida House Speaker Will Weatherford says expanding Medicaid coverage is a social experiment doomed to fail. Weatherford opened the annual session of the Florida Legislature […]

CBS Tampa–03/05/2013

Virtual University Proposed for Florida

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida’s next university may not have a football stadium, dormitories or even classrooms.

CBS Tampa–01/19/2012