March 1, 2015


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Voluntary pre-K participation rates

| 11/1/2010
Voluntary pre-K participation rates:
County 2005-06 2009-10
Broward 47.11% 66.51%
Indian River 66.54 79.12
Martin 67.17 82.02
Okeechobee 48.64 64.45
Palm Beach 44.34 69.36
St. Lucie 48.41 81.90
Source: Florida Office of Economic & Demographic Research

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Gov Scott has proposed to increase funding to education, and half of those monies will come from property taxes. The debate is: A) is Scott's proposal a tax? Or, B) is Scott just using new monies that would come in because property values are increasing?

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