Rene Placencia

Florida Capitol
Nick Evans / WFSU News

A Florida Republican lawmaker wants to create more incentives for people who get welfare to look for work. The legislation passed a House committee Thursday.

Lynn Hatter / WFSU News

Remember those school yard days of monkey bars and tetherball filling the recess time? In Florida, that time is optional for schools and districts. And while some kids get to enjoy recess, others don’t. Now the state legislature is stepping in to restore “Recess for All” and they’ve got some powerful backers: Florida Parents.