|Gov. Scott approves voucher expansion|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
TALLAHASSEE — Florida’s main private school voucher program will soon be open to middle-income families under a significant expansion signed into law Friday by Gov. Rick Scott.
Scott approved the bill despite requests for veto from parent groups and the state’s teacher union who said the expansion would come at the expense of traditional public schools.
His decision to back the legislation could trigger a new round of lawsuits over the state’s school choice programs.
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