Republican leaders made it clear that the so-called "teacher tenure" bill was a session priority, but at least 10 party members broke rank and voted against the controversial measure Thursday.
Many face contested elections this year.
Rep. Faye Culp, R- Tampa.
Rep. Ed Homan, R-Tampa.
Rep. Marcelo Llorente, R-Miami.
Rep. Peter Nehr, R-Tarpon Springs.
Rep. Pat Patterson, R-Deland.
Rep. J.C. Planas, R-Miami.
Rep. Julio Robaina, R-Miami.
Rep. Ron Schultz, R-Homosassa.
Rep. Charles Van Sant, R-Palatka.
Rep. Juan Zapata, R-Miami.