THE ROTUNDA - This episode follows the bitter power struggle at Florida A&M University as students march to the state capitol, calling on Gov. Rick Scott to intervene after the attempted firing of FAMU President Elmira Mangum. As students rallied in support of Mangum, Florida Times Union reporter Tia Mitchell tells the backstory on Mangum’s ongoing and contentious battle with members of the university’s Board of Trustees.


How secured is your information online? Gomes also talks with the head of Florida’s Agency for State Technology, Jason Allison about common cybersecurity threats and how the state remains on guard to protect vital data.

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A weekly podcast focusing on the people and stories shaping Florida politics produced by Trimmel Gomes an award-winning journalist and former statewide news director of Florida Public Radio. Gomes hosted its flagship program "Capital Report" and created the public affairs program "It's About Florida." Gomes is political commentator and regular political contributor to WTXL ABC 27 in Tallahassee.


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