What other conclusion could there be? The Governor must HATE the programming on Florida's "public" radio and TV stations.

And with so few alternatives out there for the people of Florida (I presume there are hardly any radio stations in Florida and next to nothing available on TV for Floridians) we can only conclude it is part of some vendetta and/or evil Republican plot to suppress the media.

Will school newspapers be next?

Pubcasters in the Sunshine State had expected a cut of some magnitude, but not being dropped from the proposed budget completely. The first-term Republican governor's overall budget comes in at $69 billion, and the cuts to public radio and television amount to $4.5 million - money that will be hard to replace on short notice, say many executives