Aug
30

Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s assault on open government – Bradenton Herald

Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s assault on open government
Bradenton Herald
Florida Gov. Rick Scott, right, and his wife Ann, depart after a visit to a phone bank field office thanking volunteers for their work and support, Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, in Orlando, Fla. Scott is seeking re-election for a second term as Florida’s

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Aug
29

Here’s how Charlie Crist beats Rick Scott – Tampabay.com (blog)

Here’s how Charlie Crist beats Rick Scott
Tampabay.com (blog)
Rick Scott, the benchmark is not Obama winning Florida in 2008 or 2012. Rather, it’s Alex Sink’s narrow loss to Scott in 2010. How does the former Republican governor make history by getting elected governor again as a Democrat? The plan essentially

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Aug
29

Romano: Rick Scott’s principles depend on the politics – Tampabay.com

Romano: Rick Scott’s principles depend on the politics
Tampabay.com
Rick Scott believes in vouchers. Supports vouchers. And so he’s eager to ignore a previous state Supreme Court ruling that vouchers violate the Florida Constitution. “It is unconscionable that trial lawyers and unions have ganged up to use these

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Aug
29

Gov. Rick Scott promises $1 billion in tax cuts for second term – MiamiHerald.com

Gov. Rick Scott promises $1 billion in tax cuts for second termMiamiHerald.comTALLAHASSEE — Gov. Rick Scott is promising Florida voters a $1 billion package of tax and fee cuts in a second term, including new limits on property tax increases and anoth…

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Aug
29

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Five to Florida Coordinating Council for the Deaf … – WTVY, Dothan

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Five to Florida Coordinating Council for the Deaf
WTVY, Dothan
Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced one appointment and four reappointments to the Florida Coordinating Council for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing. Juliet Church, 51, of Dunedin, is the executive director of the Family Center on …

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Aug
29

Charlie Crist calls on Rick Scott to stop Fla’s defense of gay marriage ban – Tampabay.com (blog)

Charlie Crist calls on Rick Scott to stop Fla’s defense of gay marriage ban
Tampabay.com (blog)
Four years ago, a district court of appeals ruled Florida’s ban on gay and lesbian adoption unconstitutional. When the ruling came down, I believed it was my job as Governor to exercise the authority vested in me by the people and our Constitution. The

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Aug
29

Florida Gov. Rick Scott Promises Tax Cuts if Reelected – NBC 6 South Florida


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Florida Gov. Rick Scott Promises Tax Cuts if Reelected
NBC 6 South Florida
Rick Scott speaks with the media during a visit to the Miami Children’s Museum on March 24, 2014 in Miami, Florida. Scott visited the musum to highlight the states increased funding for early childhood education while making a case for re-election
Florida Gov. Rick Scott promises new tax cuts for 2nd termWPTV
Gov. Scott Promises New Tax Cuts for 2nd TermWCTV

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Aug
29

NextGen Rick Scott ad: True or false? – Sarasota Herald-Tribune

NextGen Rick Scott ad: True or false?
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
“The Collier family, owners of the company that leased their land for oil exploration to the drillers that threatened drinking water for seven million Floridians,” stated the narrator in the TV ad. “Rick Scott took $200,000 from them and now he is
PolitiFact | A misleading ad by NextGen Climate against Florida Gov. Rick ScottBradenton Herald
Commentary: Scott’s policies belie recent push on environmental issuesPalm Beach Post

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Aug
29

A misleading ad by NextGen Climate against Rick Scott – PolitiFact

A misleading ad by NextGen Climate against Rick Scott
PolitiFact
In a new television ad, billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer airs another beef with Florida’s millionaire Gov. Rick Scott and his campaign cash. But the 30-second ad mashes up various bits of information about Scott, painting a misleading picture
NextGen Rick Scott ad: True or false?Sarasota Herald-Tribune

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Aug
29

NextGen says Rick Scott trying to “hide from” donation – MiamiHerald.com (blog)

NextGen says Rick Scott trying to “hide from” donation
MiamiHerald.com (blog)
“The Collier family, owners of the company that leased their land for oil exploration to the drillers that threatened drinking water for seven million Floridians,” stated the narrator in the TV ad. “Rick Scott took $200,000 from them and now he is
PolitiFact | A misleading ad by NextGen Climate against Florida Gov. Rick ScottBradenton Herald
Scott touts strides in education, economy, environmentFlorida Today
Commentary: Scott’s policies belie recent push on environmental issuesPalm Beach Post

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Aug
29

Email Insights: Rick Scott keeps making it easy for Charlie Crist – SaintPetersBlog (blog)


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Email Insights: Rick Scott keeps making it easy for Charlie Crist
SaintPetersBlog (blog)
“This is just the latest example of how shady Rick Scott’s Administration is – and how lobbyists and special interests get special treatment while we all foot the bill,” the email says. “There’s likely more to this story, as is usually the case when
Incumbent Rick Scott gets higher percent GOP primary vote total than Headline Surfer
Democratic leaders say their party is unified behind CristSun Sentinel
Crist, Scott hit campaign trail as gubernatorial election looms7Online WSVN-TV
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Aug
28

All Aboard Florida rail line opponents meet with Gov. Rick Scott’s staff – Naples Daily News


Naples Daily News
All Aboard Florida rail line opponents meet with Gov. Rick Scott’s staff
Naples Daily News
CARE, an acronym for Citizens Against Rail Expansion in Florida, met with Florida Transportation Secretary Ananth Prasad and Rachel Cone, the deputy chief of staff in charge of transportation issues in Scott’s office. Ward said their primary focus
All Aboard Florida opponents want ‘open and honest’ response from Gov. Rick WPTV
All Aboard Florida Foes Meet With Gov. ScottSpaceCoastDaily.com
Passenger Rail Foes Meet With DOT, Scott’s OfficeCBS Local
Palm Beach Post (blog)
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Aug
28

NextGen ad says Rick Scott trying to ‘hide from’ donation related to drilling … – PolitiFact


SaintPetersBlog (blog)
NextGen ad says Rick Scott trying to ‘hide from’ donation related to drilling
PolitiFact
“The Collier family, owners of the company that leased their land for oil exploration to the drillers that threatened drinking water for seven million Floridians,” stated the narrator in the TV ad. “Rick Scott took $200,000 from them and now he is
NextGen ad attacks Rick Scott for “cozy relationship” with Big SugarSaintPetersBlog (blog)

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Aug
28

Scott, in Miami, rips federal education standards that ‘punish’ diversity – MiamiHerald.com


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Scott, in Miami, rips federal education standards that ‘punish’ diversity
MiamiHerald.com
Rick Scott — in full campaign mode after an easy primary election victory the night before — promised to explore “every legal option” if the feds won’t bend on standards he contends ‘punish’ diverse schools. The governor traveled to downtown Miami to
Rick Scott May Legally Challenge Federal Testing Rules He Says ‘Punish Fox News Latino
Gov. Rick Scott Holds News Conference On English Language Learners And Getty Images
Scott asks Ed Dept for English learner flexibilityJackson County Floridan
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Aug
28

Rick Scott May Legally Challenge Federal Testing Rules He Says ‘Punish … – Fox News Latino


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Rick Scott May Legally Challenge Federal Testing Rules He Says ‘Punish
Fox News Latino
Looking to be in full campaign mode following an easy primary election victory on Tuesday night, Florida Gov. Rick Scott said he will “review every legal option available to us” if the federal government doesn’t bow on education standards he contends
Scott, in Miami, rips federal education standards that ‘punish’ diversityMiamiHerald.com
Gov. Scott persuades government to back off Fla. school grading systemLocal 10
Gov. Rick Scott Holds News Conference On English Language Learners And Getty Images
Education Week News -The Ledger
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Aug
28

Rick Scott, Charlie Crist Land Attacks as General Election Campaign Takes Off – Sunshine State News

Rick Scott, Charlie Crist Land Attacks as General Election Campaign Takes Off
Sunshine State News
“This is another example of Rick Scott righting Charlie Crist’s wrong, by reducing his tax increase on Florida’s middle class,” insisted Greg Blair, a spokesman for the Scott campaign, on Wednesday in an email sent out to the media. “Charlie Crist says

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Aug
28

Rep. Zimmermann calls on Gov. Scott to help condo owners – Tampabay.com

Rep. Zimmermann calls on Gov. Scott to help condo ownersTampabay.comRick Scott to stop condo takeovers by private investors. A 2007 loophole in Florida law allows an investor who buys more than 80 percent of the condos in a complex to force other resid…

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