Gillum, DeSantis offer vastly different plans to improve Florida schools
Lloyd Dunkelberger, News Service of Florida
September 20, 2018 at 11:12AM
The Democratic and Republican candidates for governor on Tuesday launched competing plans to improve Florida’s schools. In a news conference in Tallahassee, Democrat Andrew Gillum defended his proposal, first announced in January, to provide a minimum $50,000 starting salary for teachers by increasing the state corporate-income tax by $1 billion.