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As Sea Level Rises, Idiot Rick Scott Continues to Ignore Climate Change – Ring of Fire

Ring of FireAs Sea Level Rises, Idiot Rick Scott Continues to Ignore Climate ChangeRing of FireFlorida is one of the states severely threatened by rising sea levels, a symptom of climate change. Despite the pleas of scientists and engineers, Florida Go…

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Florida’s State Employees are Preparing for Climate Change, Even as Their … – The New Republic


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Florida’s State Employees are Preparing for Climate Change, Even as Their
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Rick Scott to get away with this for the past four years. But perhaps it’s also comforting. The employees I’ve found during my reporting are nonetheless the ones doing the long thinking, working to address the effects of climate change, even as they
Awkward: Watch as Florida lawmaker mocks Rick Scott official for refusing to Raw Story
Man given mental evaluation for ignoring Rick Scott’s insane climate change policyDeath and Taxes
Florida official struggles not to say “climate change” in painfully awkward videoSalon
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Awkward: Watch as Florida lawmaker mocks Rick Scott official for refusing to … – Raw Story


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Awkward: Watch as Florida lawmaker mocks Rick Scott official for refusing to
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A smiling Florida state senator mocked a state official after attempting to get him the say “climate change,” a term reportedly banned by Gov. Rick Scott. Appearing before a Senate budget subcommittee, Director of the Florida Division of Emergency …
Florida’s State Employees are Preparing for Climate Change, Even as Their The New Republic
Crazy on you: Scott administration orders employee to get medical evaluation Orlando Weekly (blog)
Man given mental evaluation for ignoring Rick Scott’s insane climate change policyDeath and Taxes
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Man given mental evaluation for ignoring Rick Scott’s insane climate change policy – Death and Taxes


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Man given mental evaluation for ignoring Rick Scott’s insane climate change policy
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In case you were holding out hope that the ban on Florida state environmental agencies from referencing “climate change” and “global warming” was some silly misunderstanding or hilarious joke, well first of all, you don’t know Florida, and second of
Climate change? Not in Gov. Rick Scott’s administration ? stillTampabay.com
Gov. Rick Scott’s anti-science purge begins: State employee banned for Raw Story
Video: Watch Scott’s Disaster Chief Refuse to Say “Climate Change” in HearingMiami New Times
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More ‘climate change’ silence from Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s administration – Bradenton Herald


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More ‘climate change’ silence from Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s administration
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Gov. Rick Scott’s chief of emergency management, Bryan Koon, testifying Thursday before the Legislature, had a half-dozen chances to use the term “climate change.” But he would not say the C-words. Scott has denied news reports that employees of the …
Climate change? Not in Gov. Rick Scott’s administration ? stillTampabay.com
Scott official avoids ‘climate change’ in Senate hearingOrlando Sentinel
Video: Watch Scott’s Disaster Chief Refuse to Say “Climate Change” in HearingMiami New Times

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Ban On ‘Climate Change’ Widespread Across Florida Government Under Rick … – Huffington Post


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Ban On ‘Climate Change’ Widespread Across Florida Government Under Rick
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Florida’s ban on using the words “climate change” and “global warming” in official communications goes beyond just the state’s Department of Environmental Protection to other government agencies under Gov. Rick Scott (R), according to a new report by
Gov. Rick Scott’s ban on climate change term extended to other state agenciesMiamiHerald.com
Fact-checking Rick Scott on the environment and sea-level risePolitiFact
Governor, give us clarity on climate changeSun Sentinel
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Gov. Rick Scott’s ban on climate change term extended to other state agencies – MiamiHerald.com


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Gov. Rick Scott’s ban on climate change term extended to other state agencies
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The Florida Center for Investigative Reporting first reported Sunday that Gov. Rick Scott’s administration ordered DEP employees, contractors and volunteers not to use the terms “climate change” and “global warming” in official communications. Scott’s
Fact-checking Rick Scott on the environment and sea-level risePolitiFact
Ban On ‘Climate Change’ Widespread Across Florida Government Under Rick Huffington Post
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Fact-checking Rick Scott on the environment and sea-level rise – PolitiFact


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Fact-checking Rick Scott on the environment and sea-level rise
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Gov. Rick Scott’s record on the environment has faced renewed scrutiny after a news report stated that administrators in his Department of Environmental Protection were banned from using the terms “global warming” or “climate change.” Florida Center
Ban On ‘Climate Change’ Widespread Across Florida Government Under Rick Huffington Post
Gov. Rick Scott’s ban on climate change term extended to other state agenciesMiamiHerald.com
Governor, give us clarity on climate changeSun Sentinel
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Gov. Rick Scott denies state workers were told not to refer to ‘global warming … – Tampabay.com


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Gov. Rick Scott denies state workers were told not to refer to ‘global warming
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State Democrats emailed a fundraising pitch to supporters Monday noting Scott’s climate-change position. The email was titled, “Is he serious?” “Climate change is scientific fact, and Rick is misleading Floridians about how dangerous this problem is
Under Rick Scott, Florida Environment Officials Said to be Barred From Saying Newsweek
Floridas Gov. Rick Scott denies muzzling global warming talkPolitico
Rick Scott Denies Claim He Told State Officials to Stop Saying ‘Climate Change’Bloomberg
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Floridas Gov. Rick Scott denies muzzling global warming talk – Politico


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Floridas Gov. Rick Scott denies muzzling global warming talk
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Rick Scott on Monday denied an investigative report that his environmental protection agency muzzled workers from talking about global warming – but he also made clear that he didn’t want to talk about the issue at all. The controversy erupted Sunday
Gov. Rick Scott denies state workers were told not to refer to ‘global warming Tampabay.com
Rick Scott Denies Claim He Told State Officials to Stop Saying ‘Climate Change’Bloomberg
Florida Gov. Scott Denies Banning Phrase ‘Climate Change’NPR
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Under Rick Scott, Florida Environment Officials Said to be Barred From Saying … – Newsweek


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Under Rick Scott, Florida Environment Officials Said to be Barred From Saying
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Officials at the Florida Department of Environmental Protection have been barred from using the phrases “climate change” and “global warming” in any official communications, emails, or reports since shortly after Governor Rick Scott came into office in
Gov. Rick Scott denies state workers were told not to refer to ‘global warming Tampabay.com
Floridas Gov. Rick Scott denies muzzling global warming talkPolitico
Rick Scott Denies Claim He Told State Officials to Stop Saying ‘Climate Change’Bloomberg
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BIG BROTHER Rick Scott Bans Climate Change and Global Warming From … – Gossip Extra


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BIG BROTHER Rick Scott Bans Climate Change and Global Warming From
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TALLAHASSEE – In a move more befitting George Orwell’s Big Brother than a governor, the man Floridians twice elected to the state’s highest office has banned Department of Environmental Protection workers from saying, or writing “climate change” or …

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In Florida, Gov. Rick Scott, bans use of ‘climate change,’ ‘global warming’ in … – Chicago Sun-Times


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In Florida, Gov. Rick Scott, bans use of ‘climate change,’ ‘global warming’ in
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When he’s been asked about his views on climate change, Florida Gov. Rick Scott has said he “was not a scientist.” But when it comes to the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, employees are prohibited from using terms such as “climate
Florida Officials Were Barred From Using The Term ‘Climate Change’ Once Rick Huffington Post
Six Reasons You Shouldn’t be Shocked Rick Scott Banned DEP from Using New Times Broward-Palm Beach (blog)
Gov. Rick Scott Banned Talk of “Global Warming” and “Climate Change”PoliticusUSA
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Rick Scott has a position on climate change: His agency ordered the words … – MiamiHerald.com (blog)


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Rick Scott has a position on climate change: His agency ordered the words
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The state of Florida is the region most susceptible to the effects of global warming in this country, according to scientists. Sea-level rise alone threatens 30 percent of the state’s beaches over the next 85 years. But you would not know that by
Florida Officials Were Barred From Using The Term ‘Climate Change’ Once Rick Huffington Post
In Florida, Gov. Rick Scott, bans use of ‘climate change,’ ‘global warming’ in Chicago Sun-Times
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Is Rick Scott Going to Do Anything About Climate Change in Florida? – Bloomberg

Is Rick Scott Going to Do Anything About Climate Change in Florida?BloombergNov. 17 (Bloomberg) — When Florida Governor Rick Scott won re-election Nov. 4, he triumphed over both his Democratic challenger and California billionaire Thomas Steyer, who s…

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Gov. Rick Scott taps campaign manager as top aide – Tallahassee.com

Tallahassee.comGov. Rick Scott taps campaign manager as top aideTallahassee.comFlorida Gov. Rick Scott is appointing his campaign manager to be his new chief of staff. Scott announced on Monday that Melissa Sellers will take over the position that has …

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Gov. Rick Scott Won’t Talk About Climate Change At Debate, But Will Talk About … – ThinkProgress


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Gov. Rick Scott Won’t Talk About Climate Change At Debate, But Will Talk About
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Rick Scott skirted addressing climate change in his state’s gubernatorial debate Wednesday, after being prompted by his Democratic challenger Charlie Crist. The two candidates were asked a question about how they reconcile their religious beliefs

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