|In-state tuition bill moves on despite close vote|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
TALLAHASSEE — The Republican-controlled Florida Legislature is moving ever closer to passing a contentious proposal to allow qualified Florida students to pay in-state college tuition rates even if they are in the country illegally.
With concessions to win over reluctant GOP legislators, the measure scraped through another vote Wednesday. A Senate panel voted 8-5 in favor of the bill as three Republicans joined with five Democrats to keep the bill alive.
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