Who Said That?
Florida's quote of the day
"We don't want people working second jobs at night at Macy's."
Teachers welcomed the news earlier this year when Gov. Rick Scott called for $2,500 pay hikes and then kept up the raises-for-teachers drumbeat in the months that followed.
But seven months after Scott visited Ocoee Middle School to make his teacher-raise announcement, no Central Florida public-school teacher has gotten the pay hike he touted.
Two key reasons have contributed to the tie-up: school-district and union negotiations; and action by state lawmakers that ate into Scott's $2,500 goal.
Read more at the Orlando Sentinel.