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January 12, 2001

Secretary of state speaks: 'I know I followed the law'
In her first interview since the election, the secretary of state talks about the process.

Bush offers plan to lure teachers
But the proposal, including $50-million for signing bonuses, is expensive.

Glock: 'I killed Ms. Ritchie. I'm sorry for it'
Robert Dewey Glock II makes his final statement, closes his eyes and is executed Thursday at Florida State Prison.

Panel probes Bush's inaction
The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights wants to know why he didn't look into minority voters' complaints about the November election.

Around the state
Statewide strike force targets polluters

Senator warns of student-performance gap
One assessment puts 74 precent of Florida fourth-graders "below proficient" in reading and 79 percent of fifth-graders below the math standard.

Teen anti-smoking program effective despite budget
A nationwide study praises Florida's "Truth" campaign but decries funding cuts.

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