Following federal scrutiny, FL education officials returned $878,000 to certain local school boards

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Dec 14, 1:00 AM

Following federal scrutiny, FL education officials returned $878,000 to certain local school boards

After several months of legal challenges, state sanctions, and a special session that outlawed strict mask mandates in public schools, the Florida Department of Education returned $877,851 in state funds to eight school districts that had been punished over a COVID-related mask controversy.

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