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411 Teen: Gun Control On Campus

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Students from Florida High School at FSU explore issues of gun control: guns on campus, mental health and gun control, access to firearms, and other related topics.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: April 5, 2015 

Capital Report: 03-31-2015

Mar 31, 2015

A controversial abortion bill passed its first Senate committee Tuesday, despite much opposition. Sascha Cordner reports.

A plan that would allow students to attend any public school in any county is running into headwinds in the House. The proposal cleared its most recent committee in a partisan vote, and even its supporters admit it’s got flaws. Still, as Lynn Hatter reports, it’s generating a lot of interest outside the legislature.

Capital Report: 03-30-2015

Mar 30, 2015

Charter schools have historically gotten less funding than their traditional public school counterparts. The funding disparity has shrunk in recent years as lawmakers started steering more dollars to charters for building and maintenance projects. But as Lynn Hatter reports, that’s only exacerbated the fight over school construction money.

411 Teen: Tallahassee Youth Orchestra

Mar 30, 2015

Members of the Tallahassee Youth Orchestra join 411 Teen to talk about the role music plays in their lives, and to play some musical selections.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: March 29, 2015 

Capital Report: 03-27-2015

Mar 27, 2015

It’s nearly the half-way point of the session and lawmakers have already sent a stern message to Washington about President Barack Obama’s diplomatic opening to Cuba. But as Jim Ash reports, some Republicans are planning to go a step further. They want to join four other states calling for a constitutional convention, and ultimately, a balanced budget amendment to the U.S. Constitution….Conservative Republicans are pushing Florida to join four other states in a “compact” that would eventually convene a constitutional convention.

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