FL Senate Passes Tough Illegal Immigration Reform Bill

Florida Senate passed a tough new immigration bill requiring strengthened e-verify process. “TALLAHASSEE – Taking the first significant step in stopping illegal immigration in Florida, the Senate Judiciary Committee today approved legislation that requires employers to verify the residency status of all new hires. Senate bill 2040 requires that businesses use either the federal E-Verify …

FL Senate Bill Would Slash School Board Salaries To $100 Per Meeting

The Florida Senate may vote on a bill cutting School Board Member salaries to a mere $100 per Board Meeting. This would affect all School Boards in Florida. “The committee chair, Sen. Stephen Wise, R-Jacksonville, spearheaded the Senate’s efforts this year to pass legislation that overhauled how teachers are hired, fired, paid and evaluated. In …