Broward News

As Sully Would Say, "Brace for Impact."

Early next month public schools across Florida will have to swallow yet another budget cut, state school officials announced. It'll be two percent, but that's just a warm-up for the 15 percent public schools can expect next year.

So, Broward Teachers Union, keep those pigs handy. By 2010 you just might need them for something other than a protest.

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Thomas Francis