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Lawsuit alleges Gov. Rick Scott and Florida Cabinet violated Sunshine Law – Tampabay.com


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Lawsuit alleges Gov. Rick Scott and Florida Cabinet violated Sunshine Law
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TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Society of News Editors, the Associated Press and St. Petersburg lawyer Matthew Weidner have filed a lawsuit accusing Gov. Rick Scott and Cabinet members of violating the state’s open meetings law by secretly orchestrating a …

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Update: Media groups sue Scott, Cabinet over Bailey ouster – Tallahassee.com

Tallahassee.comUpdate: Media groups sue Scott, Cabinet over Bailey ousterTallahassee.com11:30 a.m. update. The Florida Society of News Editors, the Associated Press and others are suing Gov. Rick Scott and members of the Florida Cabinet, saying they vi…

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Newspapers, advocates sue Florida Gov. Rick Scott and Cabinet for sunshine … – Bradenton Herald


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Newspapers, advocates sue Florida Gov. Rick Scott and Cabinet for sunshine
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The Florida Society of Newspaper Editors, the Associated Press, a Tampa lawyer and a coalition of sunshine advocates filed a lawsuit late Tuesday alleging that Gov. Rick Scott and the Cabinet violated the state’s open government laws when they

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Gov. Rick Scott proposes cutting 1000 state positions – Florida Today


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Gov. Rick Scott proposes cutting 1000 state positions
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Gov. Rick Scott is recommending the elimination of more than 1,000 state-worker positions as part of his budget for the 2015-2016 fiscal year. The governor’s $77-billion proposed budget, which he unveiled Wednesday during the Associated Press’ annual …
Cabinet members step up attacks on Gov. Rick Scott over FDLE firingMiamiHerald.com
Pam Bondi throws Gov. Rick Scott’s staff under the bus for FDLE firing Orlando Weekly (blog)
Gov. Rick Scott proposes $5 billion Everglades planTampabay.com
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At Tampa presser, Rick Scott avoids responding to question on Medicaid … – SaintPetersBlog (blog)


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At Tampa presser, Rick Scott avoids responding to question on Medicaid
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At The Associated Press’ annual legislative planning meeting in Tallahassee on Wednesday, House Speaker Steve Crisafulli tossed a wet blanket on the coalition of businesses in Florida pushing for the state to expand Medicaid in 2015, saying, “House
Updates: Gov. Scott releases details of 2015 budgetFlorida Today
Chorus grows urging Gov. Scott, legislators to opt in on expanding MedicaidPalm Beach Post
State leaders, legislators address Florida mediaThe News-Press
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Gov. Rick Scott proposes cutting 1000 state positions – Tallahassee.com


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Gov. Rick Scott proposes cutting 1000 state positions
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Gov. Rick Scott is recommending the elimination of more than 1,000 state-worker positions as part of his budget for the 2015-2016 fiscal year. The governor’s $77-billion proposed budget, which he unveiled Wednesday during the Associated Press’ annual …
Cabinet members step up attacks on Gov. Rick Scott over FDLE firingTampabay.com
Pam Bondi throws Gov. Rick Scott’s staff under the bus for FDLE firing Orlando Weekly (blog)
Gov. Rick Scott Wants To Cut More State JobsFCIR
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Gov. Rick Scott and staff used private email account – Wink News


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Gov. Rick Scott and staff used private email account
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Florida Gov. Rick Scott exchanged emails dealing with vetoes, the state budget and his speeches from a private email account, according to records turned over to The Associated Press on Tuesday. Scott has previously said he …

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Florida Gov. Rick Scott, staff used private email account for state business – Florida Times-Union


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Florida Gov. Rick Scott, staff used private email account for state business
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida Gov. Rick Scott exchanged emails dealing with vetoes, the state budget and his speeches from a private email account, according to records turned over to The Associated Press on Tuesday. Scott has previously said he used a …
Rick Scott admits using private email account, skirting public records lawTampabay.com (blog)
Gov. Rick Scott and staff used private email accountWink News

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Gov. Rick Scott and staff used private email account when conducting state … – MiamiHerald.com

FCIRGov. Rick Scott and staff used private email account when conducting state …MiamiHerald.comFlorida Gov. Rick Scott exchanged emails dealing with vetoes, the state budget and his speeches from a private email account, according to records turned o…

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Gov. Rick Scott and staff used private email account, despite denials from … – SaintPetersBlog (blog)

Gov. Rick Scott and staff used private email account, despite denials from …SaintPetersBlog (blog)Gov. Rick Scott exchanged emails dealing with vetoes, the state budget and his speeches from a private email account, according to records turned over t…

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Voters give Gov. Rick Scott a second term – FOX 13 Tampa Bay, WTVT-TV

Voters give Gov. Rick Scott a second term
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The Associated Press also declared Scott the winner Tuesday night, reporting that he held nearly 49 percent of the vote to Crist’s nearly 47 percent. “The campaign is over,” Scott said just before 11 p.m., telling a crowd of supporters that Charlie

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Rick Scott claim of fewer child abuse deaths questioned – SaintPetersBlog (blog)

SaintPetersBlog (blog)Rick Scott claim of fewer child abuse deaths questionedSaintPetersBlog (blog)Republican Gov. Rick Scott repeatedly tells voters that abused and neglected children are safer under his leadership than when his Democratic opponent Ch…

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Documents show Gov. Rick Scott wanted big deal with tribe – Local 10


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Documents show Gov. Rick Scott wanted big deal with tribe
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Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s staff nearly reached a multi-billion dollar deal with the Seminole Indian tribe that would have allowed it to add roulette and craps at its South Florida casinos, documents obtained by The Associated Press show. The deal
Governor Rick Scott is Open to Casino ExpansionWTXL ABC 27
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Florida Governor Scott, Seminoles Had $2 Billion AgreementCasino.Org News

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Fla. Gov. Rick Scott signs bill to overhaul child welfare – Florida Times-Union


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Fla. Gov. Rick Scott signs bill to overhaul child welfare
Florida Times-Union
Rick Scott. By Associated Press. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Gov. Rick Scott signed a sweeping bill Monday aimed at overhauling the child-welfare system after hundreds of child abuse-related deaths in the past five years. The new law calls for a fundamental
Sweeping child-welfare changes signed by ScottMiamiHerald.com
Gov. Rick Scott signs bill to overhaul child welfareTallahassee Democrat (blog)
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Rick Scott signs tuition bill for illegal immigrants – Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Rick Scott signs tuition bill for illegal immigrants
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Rick Scott signs tuition bill for illegal immigrants. By The Associated Press , Herald-Tribune. / Monday, June 9, 2014. TALLAHASSEE — Florida students living in the country illegally will be allowed to qualify for in-state college tuition rates under

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Gov. Rick Scott to announce education budget request today – Tampabay.com (blog)

Gov. Rick Scott to announce education budget request today
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Rick Scott’s office sent out an alert on Sunday that Scott would make “an historic education budget announcement” at 10 a.m. Monday. The Associated Press is reporting that the governor’s plan — a request for $542 million more in education funding

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