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Gradebook podcast: Amendment 8 is dead. What’s left?

Voters still have other measures to consider, including Amendment 5, which also could impact school operations.

The Florida Supreme Court officially tossed education-related Amendment 8 off the Nov. 6 ballot, upholding a lower court ruling that found it misleading. But that’s not the only proposal to change the constitution that voters face.

Reporters Jeff Solochek and Emily Mahoney discuss the Amendment 8 ruling, and what’s left on the ballot — including another measure that also could alter the way Florida’s school districts operate.

Related coverage: Florida Supreme Court strikes Amendment 8 from November ballot 

Related coverage: Vote no on amendments 5 and 8, Hillsborough School Board urges 

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