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Fl. Gov. Rick Scott to Propose Constitutional Amendment Making it Harder to Raise Taxes – WTXL ABC 27

WTXL ABC 27Fl. Gov. Rick Scott to Propose Constitutional Amendment Making it Harder to Raise TaxesWTXL ABC 27TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Florida Gov. Rick Scott wants to put a constitutional amendment on the ballot that would make it harder for state legi…

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Rubio, Buckhorn, Gov. Scott and others respond to violence in Virginia and Trump’s ‘many sides’ comment – Tampabay.com (blog)


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Rubio, Buckhorn, Gov. Scott and others respond to violence in Virginia and Trump’s ‘many sides’ comment
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A white nationalist demonstrator with a helmet and shield walks into Lee Park in Charlottesville, Va., on Saturday. Hundreds of people chanted, threw punches, hurled water bottles and unleashed chemical sprays on each other Saturday after violence

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Rick Scott committee adds $164K in July – Florida Politics (blog)


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Rick Scott committee adds $164K in July
Florida Politics (blog)
Governor and likely 2018 U.S. Senate candidate Rick Scott brought in $164,150 last month for his political committee, “Let’s Get to Work.” The haul was balanced out by $133,645 in spending, mainly on consultants, leaving the second-term Republican …

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Gov. Rick Scott’s $10000 college degree plan falls flat – Orlando Sentinel


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Gov. Rick Scott’s $10000 college degree plan falls flat
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Rick Scott challenged state colleges to offer $10,000 degrees to students, none at Central Florida’s largest two schools have graduated with such degrees, hampered by eligibility requirements and limited program offerings. At Valencia College and

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Anti-gay advocates want Rep. Carlos Guillermo Smith to stop ‘bullying’ Rick Scott over LGBTQ order – Orlando Weekly (blog)


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Anti-gay advocates want Rep. Carlos Guillermo Smith to stop ‘bullying’ Rick Scott over LGBTQ order
Orlando Weekly (blog)
That’s the latest public service announcement from the Florida Family Policy Council, the state’s leading “pro-life, pro-family” conservative organization, in response to LGBTQ advocates who want Scott to sign an anti-discrimination order that would

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Another Rick Scott business recruiting trip, but you won’t believe where – Palm Beach Post (blog)


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Another Rick Scott business recruiting trip, but you won’t believe where
Palm Beach Post (blog)
Rick Scott often looks beyond his state’s borders to try to attract businesses to the Sunshine State. So his five “business development meetings” in Nashville, Tennessee on Wednesday and today aren’t a complete shocker — especially since Scott is

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Florida’s Housing Market, Consumer Confidence Continues to Strengthen, Says Gov. Rick Scott – SpaceCoastDaily.com


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Florida’s Housing Market, Consumer Confidence Continues to Strengthen, Says Gov. Rick Scott
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“I am proud to announce that Florida’s consumer confidence and housing market continues to strengthen, which is another positive outcome of our focus on making Florida the number one location for job creators and families to succeed,” said Gov. Scott.
Promise broken, Florida gays sayNWAOnline

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Rick Scott treks to Tennessee on another raid for jobs – Tampabay.com (blog)


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Rick Scott treks to Tennessee on another raid for jobs
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Rick Scott on Wednesday went to Tennessee to try to recruit businesses. A schedule released by Scott’s office included an afternoon itinerary of “business development” meetings with Tractor Supply Co. in Brentwood, Tenn., and with electronics company …

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Lawmaker: Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s office broke promise to LGBTQs – News Chief


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Lawmaker: Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s office broke promise to LGBTQs
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In this June 13, 2016, file photo, Florida Gov. Rick Scott speaks about details of the fatal shootings at Pulse Orlando nightclub during a media briefing in Orlando. Gay rights advocates said Scott’s office broke a promise made after the shooting in

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Lawmaker: Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s office broke promise to LGBTQs – The Ledger


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Lawmaker: Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s office broke promise to LGBTQs
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Florida Gov. Rick Scott speaks to reporters during a news conference at ThinkAnew Tuesday in Tampa. ThinkAnew, which recently opened offices in Tampa, specializes in offering information technology services mainly for small to midsize healthcare …
Gov. Rick Scott’s Office Broke Promise To LGBTQs: LawmakerNBC 6 South Florida
Gov. Scott: Florida’s Consumer Confidence and Housing Market Continue to StrengthenFlorida Trend
Gov. Scott Reappoints President of Florida Baptist Children’s Homes to Statewide CouncilThe Daily Ridge

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Gov. Rick Scott’s Office Broke Promise To LGBTQs: Lawmaker – NBC 6 South Florida


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Gov. Rick Scott’s Office Broke Promise To LGBTQs: Lawmaker
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Gay rights advocates say Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s office broke a commitment to pursue an executive order prohibiting discrimination against LGBTQ state workers and contractors after the massacre at the gay nightclub Pulse. Those advocates say such an …
Lawmaker: Florida governor’s office broke promise to LGBTQsFlorida Times-Union

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Lawmaker: Florida governor’s office broke promise to LGBTQs – Florida Times-Union


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Lawmaker: Florida governor’s office broke promise to LGBTQs
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Carlos Smith, a gay Democrat, accused Scott of using the nightclub shooting to his political advantage. “Many political leaders used the tragedy at Pulse to leverage their own political careers and to make promises to our community that they could have …

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Bill Nelson tweaks Rick Scott for backtracking on Venezuela – Tampabay.com (blog)


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Bill Nelson tweaks Rick Scott for backtracking on Venezuela
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“Instead of fighting to bring democracy to Venezuela during his long career in Congress, (Nelson) instead chooses to criticize a prohibition on Florida doing business with the Maduro Regime,” John Tupps states in the email. “Governor Scott will

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