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Capitol Update is a weekly review of state government. Topics this week include:
- Governor Rick Scott outlined priorities for the Legislative session in his final State of the State Address.
- In his opening day address, Senate President Joe Negron called for passage of Senate Bill 4, a higher education funding bill, which the full Senate voted to approve Thursday.
- House Speaker Richard Corcoran called on Representatives to hold the line against any form of tax increases.