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Gov. Rick Scott’s State of the State offers achievements, plan for cutting … – ABC Action News


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Gov. Rick Scott’s State of the State offers achievements, plan for cutting
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Rick Scott addressed the joint assembly today for his first State of the State address since his re-election. He offered a bit of a history lesson, a list of achievements, and his outlook for the future. Watch the video above for a few highlights from

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I-Team: Gov. Rick Scott appoints one of 56 engineers suspended in last 12 … – ABC Action News

ABC Action NewsI-Team: Gov. Rick Scott appoints one of 56 engineers suspended in last 12 …ABC Action NewsRick Scott last year to the board, which regulates more than 40,000 engineers statewide. But the ABC Action News I-Team has uncovered that Dove w…

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Florida Governor Rick Scott gets low marks in new Quinnipiac University poll – ABC Action News

ABC Action NewsFlorida Governor Rick Scott gets low marks in new Quinnipiac University pollABC Action NewsRick Scott is doing, despite his winning a second term. A Quinnipiac University poll released Tuesday shows that only 42 percent of voters approve…

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Ouster of Florida’s top cop dividing Governor Rick Scott and Republicans – ABC Action News


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Ouster of Florida’s top cop dividing Governor Rick Scott and Republicans
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Last week, Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater joined with Scott and two other officials to appoint Richard Swearingen as the new commissioner for the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. But questions over the ouster of the former commissioner …

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Gov. Rick Scott proposes $542 million boost to education spending – MiamiHerald.com


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Gov. Rick Scott proposes $542 million boost to education spending
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TALLAHASSEE — Facing one of the best state budget outlooks in recent memory, Gov. Rick Scott on Monday made a pitch to increase public school spending by $542 million. Scott said his proposed budget would drive education spending to a record high of 
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Fla. Governor Rick Scott wants another boost in money for schools – ABC Action News


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Fla. Governor Rick Scott wants another boost in money for schools
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Florida Gov. Rick Scott wants more money for public schools in the coming year, but he’s not asking for as big of an increase as he did last year. Scott will outline his education budget recommendations on Monday during a stop

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Message-driven Gov. Rick Scott’s answers dodge the questions – Tampabay.com (blog)


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Message-driven Gov. Rick Scott’s answers dodge the questions
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TALLAHASSEE — When it comes to answering questions, Florida Gov. Rick Scott is an artful dodger. He bobs. He weaves. He changes the subject. He walks away with “have a great day” after enduring the part of his job that he seems to like least
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Fla. Gov. Rick Scott wants to spend more money to lure tourists – ABC Action News

Fla. Gov. Rick Scott wants to spend more money to lure tourists
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Rick Scott wants a big boost in the money spent on trying to lure tourists to the state. Scott on Friday will announce that he wants state legislators to set aside $100 million for Visit Florida. That’s the quasi-public agency responsible for marketing

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Governor Rick Scott wants to cut auto registration fees – ABC Action News

Governor Rick Scott wants to cut auto registration fees
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In a written response to Scott’s proposal on auto registration fees, Crist said, “It’s about time! When these fees were passed by Rick Scott’s colleagues and signed into law they were never meant to be permanent. I’m surprised it’s taken this long for

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