Romano: Why Gov. Rick Scott never talks about Obamacare anymore – Tampabay.com (blog)

Romano: Why Gov. Rick Scott never talks about Obamacare anymore
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You know the one I’m talking about. The one who promised us that Obamacare would be “the biggest job killer ever in the history of our country” and would “result in rationing of health care” and would “be devastating for our state.” That governor

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South Florida auto dealer asked Gov. Rick Scott to increase funding to Boys & Girls Clubs – Tampabay.com (blog)

South Florida auto dealer asked Gov. Rick Scott to increase funding to Boys & Girls Clubs
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A few months before lawmakers began debating how best to fund after-school programs next year, one prominent South Florida businessman put a bug in Republican Gov. Rick Scott‘s ear to increase state funding for the Florida Alliance of Boys & Girls Clubs.

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Rick Scott touts Orlando company growing on Affordable Care Act opportunities – Florida Politics (blog)


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Rick Scott touts Orlando company growing on Affordable Care Act opportunities
Florida Politics (blog)
Rick Scott‘s latest effort to promote private job creators under his administration turned to Web Benefits Design Corp. of Orlando, a company growing in no small part thanks to the federal Affordable Care Act that Scott fought. In Orlando Monday

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Rick Scott touts hospital transparency law in Let’s Get to Work ad – Florida Politics (blog)


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Rick Scott touts hospital transparency law in Let’s Get to Work ad
Florida Politics (blog)
Rick Scott is making a pitch for hospital transparency legislation in a new digital advertisement. The 15-second ad is paid for by Let’s Get to Work, the political committee supporting Scott. In the spot, Scott says he’s asking every Florida hospital

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Ohio IT consulting firm Cohesion moves headquarters to Tampa, plans to add 100 jobs – Tampabay.com


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Ohio IT consulting firm Cohesion moves headquarters to Tampa, plans to add 100 jobs
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The company began looking for a new headquarters location six months ago and eventually chose Tampa over locations in Georgia, Maryland and Ohio, Scott said. The company said the city’s airport, workforce and low cost of living factored into the decision.
Ohio-based IT consulting company relocates to TampaTBO.com

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Gov. Rick Scott Announces Florida’s January Job Demand Higher Than US – SpaceCoastDaily.com


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Gov. Rick Scott Announces Florida’s January Job Demand Higher Than US
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Governor Rick Scott announced that job openings increased again in January, with a total of 287,651 job openings across Florida, according to Help Wanted OnLine. TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA – Governor Rick Scott announced that job openings increased …

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Rick Scott, GOP kingmaker – Bushes for Bush – Santorum’s Rubio fail – ‘Right to Try’ could mean cannabis for very … – Politico


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Rick Scott, GOP kingmaker – Bushes for Bush – Santorum’s Rubio fail – ‘Right to Try’ could mean cannabis for very
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FL KINGMAKER – “From GOP pariah to pasha, Scott courted by White House hopefuls,” by POLITICO Florida’s Marc Caputo: “Gov. Rick Scott was once his party’s pariah in presidential politics. Now he’s more of a pasha, a potential kingmaker for the GOP …

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Gov. Rick Scott Amends Public Health Emergency to Include Broward County – People’s Pundit Daily

Gov. Rick Scott Amends Public Health Emergency to Include Broward County
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Florida Gov. Rick Scott has expanded the declaration of public health emergency to include Broward County after confirming new cases of Zika virus. The order came after learning of three new cases of Zika–all of which are travel-related–including one

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Rick Scott names 9 new judges, including Allen Winsor – Florida Politics (blog)


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Rick Scott names 9 new judges, including Allen Winsor
Florida Politics (blog)
Rick Scott announced the appointment on Thursday. Winsor, 39, will replace Judge Robert T. Benton, who retired last month. As solicitor general, Winsor reports to Attorney General Pam Bondi and essentially acts as the state government’s lawyer before

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Carlos Beruff: big political donor, a Gov. Rick Scott favorite, a powerful player – Bradenton Herald


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Carlos Beruff: big political donor, a Gov. Rick Scott favorite, a powerful player
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State College of Florida Board member Carlos Beruff listens to public comments before voting on a final draft to end tenure policies at the college despite objections from the school’s faculty. GRANT JEFFERIES/Bradenton Herald gjefferies@bradenton.com.

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Rick Scott Wants Military Control to Combat Syrian Refugees – News Talk Florida


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Rick Scott Wants Military Control to Combat Syrian Refugees
News Talk Florida
The issue is this: Governor’s like Rick Scott like to stir up the populace with false fears. There is no Syrian refugee crisis in the state of Florida, but he knows that people are afraid of the threat of terrorism that could exist if individuals
Sen. Tom Lee faults Gov. Rick Scott’s budget, built ‘on the backs of local taxpayers’Tampabay.com (blog)
Rick Scott Rallies for Tax CutsCapitol News Service
Governor Scott: Florida’s Housing Market Ends 2015 With Strongest Month of the YearSpaceCoastDaily.com

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Gov. Rick Scott, surgeon general provide update on Zika virus – Local 10


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Gov. Rick Scott, surgeon general provide update on Zika virus
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TAMPA, Fla. – Gov. Rick Scott and state Surgeon General Dr. John Armstrong are planning to give an update on Florida’s preparedness efforts relating to the Zika virus. The briefing is scheduled for Thursday afternoon at the Hillsborough County Health …

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Rick Scott & Lenny Curry in Jax in February. – Florida Politics (blog)


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Rick Scott & Lenny Curry in Jax in February.
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Rick Scott and Mayor Lenny Curry took questions from the media after a job-creation event at Kaman Industries. Questions were asked regarding the Governor’s commitment to STEM Programs, Curry’s position on HRO expansion, and whether Curry or Scott …

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