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Attorney General Pam Bondi joins Cabinet scrutiny of Gov. Rick Scott’s actions … – Tampabay.com


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Attorney General Pam Bondi joins Cabinet scrutiny of Gov. Rick Scott’s actions
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Her statement came a day after Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater broke ranks with Scott and fellow Cabinet members, calling for a new search for Bailey’s replacement. Rick Swearingen, a 30-year FDLE employee, was Scott’s handpicked choice for the job.
Inquiry Sought After Former Commissioner Accuses Gov. Rick Scott of MeddlingNew York Times
Gov. Rick Scott wants to stop taxing textbooks, expand Bright FuturesWJXT Jacksonville
Probe called for in Rick Scott FDLE controversyWTSP 10 News
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Gov. Rick Scott’s inaugural address – Orlando Business Journal


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Gov. Rick Scott’s inaugural address
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Thanks to Governor Rick Perry for being here today and Governor Chris Christie. I would also like to recognize Lt. Governor Carlos Lopez-Cantera, Attorney General Pam Bondi, CFO Jeff Atwater, Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam, Senate President …

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TRANSCRIPT: Gov. Rick Scott’s second inaugural address – WJXT Jacksonville


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TRANSCRIPT: Gov. Rick Scott’s second inaugural address
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“Thanks to Governor Rick Perry for being here today and Governor Chris Christie. I would also like to recognize Lt. Governor Carlos Lopez-Cantera, Attorney General Pam Bondi, CFO Jeff Atwater, Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam, Senate President …

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Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s inauguration speech – Tampabay.com

Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s inauguration speech
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Thanks to Governor Rick Perry for being here today and Governor Chris Christie. I would also like to recognize Lt. Governor Carlos Lopez-Cantera, Attorney General Pam Bondi, CFO Jeff Atwater, Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam, Senate President …

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Rick Scott Admits He Postponed an Inmate’s Execution So Pam Bondi Could … – New Times Broward-Palm Beach (blog)


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Rick Scott Admits He Postponed an Inmate’s Execution So Pam Bondi Could
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In September of 2013, we brought you the story of Attorney General Pam Bondi asking Gov. Rick Scott to postpone the execution of an inmate on Florida’s death row so she could throw herself a fundraiser. Scott honored Bondi’s request, and the execution
WonkiFact: Yep, Rick Scott Delayed Execution For Attorney General’s Campaign Wonkette (satire)
Rick Scott Caught Lying AgainRing of Fire
Bondi bid for execution delay becomes issueWTSP 10 News
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WonkiFact: Yep, Rick Scott Delayed Execution For Attorney General’s Campaign … – Wonkette (satire)


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WonkiFact: Yep, Rick Scott Delayed Execution For Attorney General’s Campaign
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During the second, fan-free debate between former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist* and current Gov. Rick Scott (R-Malfoy Manor) Tuesday night, the accusations flew hot and heavy. One of the more notable exchanges involved the question of whether Gov.
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Rick Scott Admitted That He Postponed An Inmate’s Execution So Pam Bondi New Times Broward-Palm Beach (blog)
Bondi bid for execution delay becomes issueWTSP 10 News
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Judge recuses herself in George Sheldon’s lawsuit against Rick Scott – MiamiHerald.com (blog)

Judge recuses herself in George Sheldon’s lawsuit against Rick Scott
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As proof of how small-town Tallahassee can be, Circuit Court Judge Angela Dempsey on Tuesday recused herself from hearing the lawsuit filed by Democrat Attorney General candidate George Sheldon against Gov. Rick Scott. Sheldon is alleging that the …

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When Charlie Crist got under Rick Scott’s skin, and left a mark – MiamiHerald.com (blog)

When Charlie Crist got under Rick Scott’s skin, and left a mark
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In the most-animated exchange between the two candidates, Charlie Crist smacked Gov. Rick Scott around over his decision to postpone an execution at the behest of Attorney General Pam Bondi. Here’s the CNN debate transcript and video afterward, which …

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Judge orders Gov. Rick Scott to stop fighting request for records – MiamiHerald.com

Tampabay.comJudge orders Gov. Rick Scott to stop fighting request for recordsMiamiHerald.comRick Scott and Attorney General Pam Bondi to stop fighting attempts to allow Google to turn over basic information about the private email accounts used by the …

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PolitiFact: Eric Holder, Gov. Rick Scott go head-to-head on early voting changes – News 13 Orlando

PolitiFact: Eric Holder, Gov. Rick Scott go head-to-head on early voting changes
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U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder wants state officials to know that he’s keeping a close eye on the voting process in Florida. Holder fired off a letter to Governor Rick Scott, warning that federal leaders are “carefully monitoring” voter access

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Charlie Crist: Rick Scott and Pam Bondi should not defend Florida’s gay … – MiamiHerald.com


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Charlie Crist: Rick Scott and Pam Bondi should not defend Florida’s gay
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Rick Scott and Attorney General Pam Bondi on Thursday for defending the state’s gay marriage ban in court. “It’s unfortunate that Rick Scott and Pam Bondi feel this way about gay marriage and are not embracing or tolerant of it. It’s embarrassing
Steyer hits Rick Scott on oil ties in ad campaignThe Hill
Rick Scott to meet with scientists to discuss climate change on August 19Creative Loafing Tampa
New NextGen Climate ads attack Rick Scott over ties to “wealthy energy interests”SaintPetersBlog (blog)

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Charlie Crist: Rick Scott and Pam Bondi don’t have to defend Florida’s gay … – MiamiHerald.com (blog)

Charlie Crist: Rick Scott and Pam Bondi don’t have to defend Florida’s gay
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Democrat Charlie Crist, who as a Republican governor in 2008 supported a statewide constitutional ban against gay marriage and civil unions, criticized Gov. Rick Scott and Attorney General Pam Bondi on Thursday for defending the state’s gay marriage

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Eric Holder signed off on Florida’s 2011 early voting law, Rick Scott says – PolitiFact

Eric Holder signed off on Florida’s 2011 early voting law, Rick Scott says
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As Florida heads toward a hotly contested governor’s race in November, Attorney General Eric Holder warned Gov. Rick Scott that the feds are “carefully monitoring” voter access in the state. “I am deeply disturbed that during your tenure, your state

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US attorney general to Gov. Rick Scott: We’re watching you – Tampabay.com


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US attorney general to Gov. Rick Scott: We’re watching you
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He noted that Scott voted to make it harder for felons to regain their voting rights after they have completed their sentences, and he cited three actions by Scott’s chief elections official, Secretary of State Ken Detzner, including an attempted purge
Attorney General Eric Holder hammers Rick Scott on voting issuesSunshine State News
Holder to watch for limits on Florida votersWTSP 10 News
US Attorney General hammers Gov. Scott on voting issuesNews 13 Orlando
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US Attorney General Holder to Rick Scott: We’re watching you – Tampabay.com (blog)


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US Attorney General Holder to Rick Scott: We’re watching you
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“In fact, Attorney General Eric Holder’s own Justice Department pre-cleared the voting changes in the 2011 law that governed the 2012 general election in Florida. However, in May 2013, Governor Scott signed HB 7013 into law to correct inefficiencies in

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Rick Scott: “I would have voted for the traditional marriage” – MiamiHerald.com (blog)


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Rick Scott: “I would have voted for the traditional marriage”
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A few days after a Monroe County judge ruled that the state’s gay marriage ban is unconstitutional, Gov. Rick Scott continues to give evasive answers to questions about his views. Attorney General Pam Bondi quickly announced she would appeal which …
Fight For Marriage Equality Holding Strong As Activists Rally In Key WestCBS Local
Fla. Keys judge denies request to permit gay marriages during appealPalm Beach Post
5 Things to Know in Florida for July 22Bradenton Herald

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