TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Department of Children and Families announced the grant Thursday.
It'll be used for adoption incentives.
Florida is getting 28 percent of the total $35 million in
nationwide funding. Texas is second with $5 million.
A record number of Florida foster children have been adopted in
the past two budget years: 3,777 in 2008-09 and 3,674 in the prior year.
(Copyright 2009 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)