Sticky: Rick Scott gets “pink slip” reception during Springtime parade in Tallahassee today.
Gov. Rick Scott waves to Springtime Tallahassee festival visitors, ignoring a large cluster of “Pink Slip Rick” picket signs that greeted him as grand marshal of the capital’s annual parade. A large number of vocal supports also turned out to shout support for Scott’s budget policies. (BILL COTTERELL/Democrat)
Gov. Rick Scott slipped on a colorful string of beads and eschewed a Chrysler convertible with his name on it, grabbing the hand of his wife Ann for the mile-long walk from the base of Thomasville Road to Gaines Street. Hundreds of bright pink picket signs, emblazoned “Pink Slip Rick” greeted him on both sides of the route, with hundreds of spectators jeering and protesting his budget policies.
…He smilingly shrugged off a question about the protestors, saying “it’s always great to be in a parade like this one.”… SOURCE