Today’s Top Florida Politics and News –

AP: After Stoneman Douglas shooting, guns at forefront in Senate campaign


Sun-Sentinel: ‘We demand action’: Parkland shooting victims’ families unite to push school safety

Herald: Parents gather at Stoneman Douglas, plead for common sense gun laws


Sun-Sentinel: Broward school district to review how it handles students like Nikolas Cruz


Sun-Sentinel: Nikolas Cruz: Prosecutors expected to begin presenting mass shooting case to grand jury today


Sun-Sentinel: ‘Red flag’ laws allow police to take guns from people who show signs of violence


Herald: Donna Shalala is running for Congress in bid to replace Ros-Lehtinen


Ledger: Putnam rails against ‘bad trade policy’ at gathering of strawberry growers


Herald: How Miami Republicans plan to help DACA recipients


Herald: Billboard calling for Trump’s impeachment will go up near his Mar-a-Lago resort


TCPalm: Florida Forever likely to get $100 million, but environmentalists want permanent fund


Sun-Sentinel: Stoneman Douglas shooting survivor lets Broward know he is ready to sue


Herald: Teen shot five times at Stoneman Douglas High plans to sue BSO, school system


AP: Irma nursing home deaths: Backup power rule OK’d in Florida

Herald: Lawmakers approve nursing home generators, but ALFs are still left out


AP: Florida legislators agree to boost college financial aid


Ledger: New tech may be breakthrough in citrus-greening fight


AP: Florida Senate votes to set 17 as minimum age to marry


NSF: Trial set in medical marijuana smoking case

AP: Smokable medical marijuana case gets trial date


Herald: America’s flood insurance chief has a message for all Floridians: You’re at risk


Herald: After dramatic rejection of New York job, Carvalho gets the royal treatment in Miami


Sentinel: Pulse shooter visited Disney, another club in hours before attack, widow’s defense says


Sentinel: Noor Salman trial: Jury selection in fourth day


Times: Florida is still the fraud king, and Tampa Bay among worst metros

Post: Back Gov. Scott’s school-safety plan, Parkland parents tell lawmakers


Post: Senate scales back armed-teacher plan; passes school security bill

Democrat: Senate approves school safety package 20-18

Times: Florida Senate votes 20-18 to approve gun restrictions and arming school officials

Times-Union: Florida Senate passes limits on gun sales

AP: Florida senators pass gun restrictions; House yet to act


Sun-Sentinel: Senate bill won’t let teachers carry guns, but librarians could

Herald: Senate removes ‘vast majority’ of teachers from plan to arm school personnel

Politico: Senate move to exempt ‘classroom teachers’ from gun bill disappoints House leaders


Democrat: Survivors to lawmakers: “Walk in my Shoes”


NSF: Florida higher-education overhaul headed to Gov. Scott

Florida Watchdog: Florida lawmakers OK $25B education bill, near adoption of controversial school safety bill


Herald: Teachers unions are at risk after passage of massive education bill

Sun: Controversial bill passes Senate


Sentinel: New voucher program, anti-teachers-union measure win Legislature’s OK

Sun: Education bills boost Bright Futures, hit teachers’ union

DBNJ: Florida lawmakers advance sweeping education bills


NSF: Bill expanding Florida school vouchers heads to Gov. Scott

AP: Florida Legislature approves vouchers for bullied students


Post: Powell 1 of 3 Dems to cross party line in vote on GOP leadership goal


Herald: Should it be harder for legislators to raise taxes? Voters get to decide in November

Herald Tribune: Florida lawmakers agree to ask voters to make it tougher to raise taxes

NSF: Senate backs making it harder to raise taxes

Sun: Florida Legislature: Require 2/3 vote for future tax hikes


AP: Florida House passes bill for first responder PTSD benefits


Politico: Delays in producing medical marijuana ID cards irk legislators


Herald Tribune: Legislature votes to strip USFSM of independent accreditation


TCPalm: DEP gives go-ahead to SFWMD’s reservoir plan