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PolitiFact Florida: Fact-checking Rick Scott on the environment and sea-level rise – Tampabay.com

PolitiFact Florida: Fact-checking Rick Scott on the environment and sea-level rise
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Scott claimed the state had spent millions on the environment during a CNN debate with Democratic challenger Charlie Crist on Oct. 21. “We have spent $350 million to deal with sea-level rise” in the Miami area, Scott said, and “hundreds of millions of

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Charlie Crist calls Rick Scott to concede Florida race – CNN


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Charlie Crist calls Rick Scott to concede Florida race
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(CNN) — Former Gov. Charlie Crist, a Republican-turned-independent-turned-Democrat, conceded Florida’s close gubernatorial race against GOP Gov. Rick Scott. “I called Governor Scott and I congratulated him,” Crist said Tuesday night at his election
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Florida GOP Gov. Rick Scott Wins Re-election Over CristU.S. News & World Report
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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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CNN Florida governor’s debate transcript: Rick Scott vs. Charlie Crist – MiamiHerald.com


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CNN Florida governor’s debate transcript: Rick Scott vs. Charlie Crist
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CNN and WJXT-TV in Florida partnered to host the nationally televised debate between gubernatorial candidates Charlie Crist (D) and incumbent Gov. Rick Scott (R). The debate was moderated by CNN’s Jake Tapper and aired on CNN at 7p.m. (ET). WJXT’s …

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Scott on Crist’s fan: Surprised he didn’t have ‘dry ice’ Rick Scott responds … – CNN


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Scott on Crist’s fan: Surprised he didn’t have ‘dry ice’ Rick Scott responds
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Washington (CNN) — After being lampooned on social media for delaying the start of a debate because his opponent used a fan, Florida Gov. Rick Scott tried to bring the race back to the real issue at stake: Why did former Gov. Charlie Crist need a fan

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When the Rick hits the fan Florida governor halts debate over fan – CNN

When the Rick hits the fan Florida governor halts debate over fan
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(CNN) — Once more, as I often do, I find myself wishing for the late, great Dr. Hunter S. Thompson. It was he who said, “When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro.” But it was Florida Gov. Rick Scott who brought Thompson’s maxim to life Wednesday

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Florida Gov. Rick Scott stalls debate over opponent’s fan – CNN


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Florida Gov. Rick Scott stalls debate over opponent’s fan
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Washington (CNN) — Florida Gov. Rick Scott refused to go onstage for the first seven minutes of a debate Thursday night, because his opponent had a fan. No, not a rowdy supporter in the audience. An actual electric fan. Scott’s Democratic challenger

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CNN poll: FL gov race deadlocked 44-44% between Rick Scott, Charlie Crist – MiamiHerald.com (blog)

CNN poll: FL gov race deadlocked 44-44% between Rick Scott, Charlie Crist
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More evidence that Florida’s race for governor is dead-even: a CNN/ORC poll showing it’s…. dead even. Republican Rick Scott and Democrat Charlie Crist pull in 44 percent of the vote each. Libertarian Adrian Wyllie gets 9 percent support among likely

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College GOP: ‘Say yes’ to Scott’s dress – CNN

College GOP: ‘Say yes’ to Scott’s dress
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Washington (CNN) — Florida Republican Gov. Rick Scott is a … wedding dress? The College Republican National Committee put together one of the most off-the-wall political ads of the year, featuring wedding dresses (yes, actually dresses) named after

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‘Scott watch, day 52′: Will CNN begin a round-the-clock search for ‘Wisconsin … – Twitchy

Scott watch, day 52′: Will CNN begin a round-the-clock search for ‘Wisconsin
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“The last believed ping we had from Rick Scott was believed to be just outside of Milwaukee and we’re sending our crews there now.”— S.M (@redsteeze) June 21, 2014. Time for another CNN countdown clock. “Scott watch, day 52… Family members still not …

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Rick Scott would sign bill in favor of medical marijuana – CNN (blog)


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Rick Scott would sign bill in favor of medical marijuana
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(CNN) – Republican Gov. Rick Scott of Florida said he would sign a bill that legalizes a limited strain of medical marijuana. The state House passed the measure on Thursday, and the state Senate is expected to pass it on Friday, the last day of the
Rick Scott opposed in-state tuition for DREAMers before he embraced itPolitiFact
Florida Gov. Rick Scott Says He’ll Sign ‘Charlotte’s Web’ Medical Marijuana BillHuffington Post
Florida’s Rick Scott Couldn’t Find Any Seniors Who Hate Obamacare’s Medicare The Wire
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Fact-checking Rick Scott’s ad about Obamacare and Charlie Crist – MiamiHerald.com (blog)

Fact-checking Rick Scott’s ad about Obamacare and Charlie Crist
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PolitiFact fact-checked two claims in a new attack ad by Gov. Rick Scott’s political committee. The ad repeats snippets of Crist’s March 9 interview on CNN when he called Obamacare “great.” Here’s part of the ad script: “Great?” the narrator says

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Florida poll: Charlie Crist leads incumbent Gov. Rick Scott – CNN (blog)

Florida poll: Charlie Crist leads incumbent Gov. Rick Scott
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(CNN) – Ex-Florida Gov. Charlie Crist, vying to reclaim his former post, has a 46%-38% lead over incumbent GOP Gov. Rick Scott in this year’s governor’s race, according to a Quinnipiac University survey released Thursday. The poll shows that the 

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CNN targets Gov. Rick Scott in report on ‘pay-to-play’ politics – Tampabay.com (blog)

CNN targets Gov. Rick Scott in report on ‘pay-to-play’ politics
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CNN devoted nearly 15 minutes in prime time Wednesday evening to a report on what anchor Anderson Cooper called “the extortion game” of pay-to-play politics — and a case study in the piece was Gov. Rick Scott. Reporter Drew Griffin did a “pay up or
Republican Party: CNN Story Accusing Scott Of ‘Pay-to-Play’ Politics Is ‘Just WFSU
Gov. Scott Quick to Take Credit, Deflect BlameThe Ledger

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