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New polling shows alarming trend, many Floridians unaware how government works

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Many Floridians are unable to answer simple questions about how government works, says a new survey of residents by Florida Southern College. Even those with college degree missed some of the answers from questions included on exams administered to those becoming new citizens of the nation. For example, only 65 percent could name Rick Scott as governor of Florida. The poll, conducted April 2-14 and April 17-19 by the FSC Center for Polling and Policy Research, took responses from 377…

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