Progress Florida Blog

By Ray Seaman - June 25, 2013
Progress Florida, along with members of the ProgressNow network, released a new report this morning, "ALEC v. Kids". This report shines a light on the destructive impact of ALEC and their Education Task Force on education policy in states throughout the country.
By Ray Seaman - June 25, 2013
TALLAHASSEE – This morning, Progress Florida released a new report detailing the damaging influence the corporate front group ALEC has on public education policy across the country. The report, entitled ALEC v Kids, documents the growing footprint that ALEC has in Florida, and across the country including its unprecedented access to elected officials and the drafting of ‘model’ education policy designed to benefit ALEC’s corporate funders which compliant lawmakers then push into law.
By Jon Bleyer - June 21, 2013

Progress Florida Education Center's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 6-21-13
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By Jon Bleyer - June 13, 2013

Progress Florida Education Center's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 6-14-13
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By Ray Seaman - June 11, 2013

Progress Florida, Florida Watch Action, and America Votes announced our 2013 Middle Class Champions today. After scoring 16 key floor votes, 18 legislators emerged as champions by voting 100% with the priorities of Florida's hard working middle class families.

By Ray Seaman - June 11, 2013
TALLAHASSEE – Today, Florida Watch Action, Progress Florida and America Votes recognized 18 members of the Florida Legislature as “Champions of Florida’s Middle Class” for their unwavering support of Florida’s working families. During the 2013 legislative session, these lawmakers voted to protect and expand the middle class in Florida 100% of the time, and championed a range of issues including protecting jobs, expanding health care access, ethics reform and more.
By Jon Bleyer - June 6, 2013

Progress Florida Education Center's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 6-7-13
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By Ray Seaman - May 31, 2013
Today we're celebrating our 5th anniversary, and to mark the occasion we're launching an interactive timeline of our big moments over the past five years. There's no question that we wouldn't be here without the tremendous support we've received from everyday Floridians throughout the state.
By Jon Bleyer - May 31, 2013

Progress Florida Education Center's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 5-31-13
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By Jon Bleyer - May 23, 2013

Progress Florida Education Center's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 5-24-13
Best of the Blogs is featured weekly as part of Progress Florida Education Center's popular free Daily Clips service.

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