Tag Archives: Fernando Zulueta

Mavericks’ Florida PAC, their Walton Family and Sallie Mae Backers and Federal Taxpayer Dollars

Sometime after July 8, 2011, Academica boss Fernando Zulueta decided to transfer the non-profit corporation he used to promote his for-profit charter school empire to someone else. Between then and April 3rd of this year, an agreement was reached to … Continue reading

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Acadamica Charter Schools Overstated Enrollment, Accused of “Double-Dipping” Taxpayer Money

If Florida’s legislators are ever shamed into ending their charter school favoritism,  Miami Herald reporters Kathleen McGrory and Scott Haisson will have played a role. The two investigative journalists were joined by colleague Shiaa Sen last weekend in a story which exposed the policy of double-dipping federal … Continue reading

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