A state senator from Jacksonville wants to rename winter break Christmas break, but not everyone agrees with his plan.
Stephen Wise, who chairs the K-12 Committee in the Florida Senate, said Tuesday it bothers him when teachers call it winter break when they dismiss their students in December.
"The school system people come in and say winter break, and I say, 'Is that Christmas?' 'Yes.' I say, 'Why isn't it Christmas break?' And they say, 'Well, we want to be politically correct,'" said Wise. "And, I said, 'Well, jeez, it's always been Christmas break.'"
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