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Aug
17

Super PAC targets Rick Scott on environment, climate change – Sun-Sentinel


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Super PAC targets Rick Scott on environment, climate change
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Rick Scott spent the first part of August marketing himself as a champion of Florida’s environment — and ran smack into the first wave of TV ads from a Super PAC labeling him an enemy of the environment. Not wanting to be seen on the wrong side of an
NextGen ad says Rick Scott takes money from a company that pollutesPolitiFact
Group blames Rick Scott for Duke Energy advanced feesSaintPetersBlog (blog)
Truth-O-Meter tackles NextGen’s oil drilling attack on ScottMiamiHerald.com (blog)
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Aug
15

NextGen ad says Rick Scott takes money from a company that pollutes – PolitiFact


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NextGen ad says Rick Scott takes money from a company that pollutes
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California billionaire Tom Steyer’s NextGen Climate group unleashed an ad that accuses Gov. Rick Scott of being cozy with a polluter. “A dangerous new type of oil drilling near the Everglades threatened drinking water for 7 million Floridians,” states
Super PAC targets Rick Scott on environment, climate changeSun-Sentinel
Scott, Crist camps trade charges over utility legislationWTSP 10 News
Finding the truth in negative campaign ads in Florida’s governor’s raceMiamiHerald.com
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Aug
12

Just in time for the election, Rick Scott discovers the environment – MSNBC


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Just in time for the election, Rick Scott discovers the environment
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After four years in office, Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) has decided he cares about the environment. In fact, the Republican governor unveiled a new policy – his “Let’s Keep Florida Beautiful” plan – intended to expand investment in Everglades
Bousquet: As Gov. Rick Scott goes ‘green,’ skeptics see redTampabay.com
Diane Roberts: Governor wants voters to believe he’s ‘born-again Green’SaintPetersBlog (blog)

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Aug
11

Rick Scott and the environment – Sun-Sentinel

Rick Scott and the environmentSun-SentinelThe Sun Sentinel welcomes civil dialogue about our stories; you must register with the site to participate. We filter comments for language and adherence to our Terms of Service, but not for factual accuracy. B…

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Aug
11

Bousquet: As Gov. Rick Scott goes ‘green,’ skeptics see red – Tampabay.com


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Bousquet: As Gov. Rick Scott goes ‘green,’ skeptics see red
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Scott recognized that at some point, and started shifting.” Such views make other environmental activists see red. “It’s insane,” said Paula Dockery, a columnist and former Republican legislator who was a leader on environmental issues. “Rick Scott has
Rick Scott Wants to Believe He’s Born-Again Green. The Record Is Dirtier.FlaglerLive.com

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Aug
07

Florida Republican Says She Wants To Spank Rick Scott With A Flip-Flop – Huffington Post


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Florida Republican Says She Wants To Spank Rick Scott With A Flip-Flop
Huffington Post
Incumbent Gov. Rick Scott is expected to sail through the Florida Republican gubernatorial primary in August, but he might want to sleep with one eye open. A fellow party member has her eye on Tallahassee and her grip on a shoe meant for Scott.
Gov. Rick Scott is no Teddy RooseveltTBO.com
Scott campaigns along St. Johns RiverWJXT Jacksonville
Gov. Rick Scott promotes ‘billion dollar plan’ for environment during Florida Times-Union
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Aug
07

Gov. Rick Scott promotes ‘billion dollar plan’ for environment during … – Florida Times-Union


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Gov. Rick Scott promotes ‘billion dollar plan’ for environment during
Florida Times-Union
Rick Scott stopped at a North Jacksonville marina Thursday to promote an environmental initiative that has commanded headlines around the state but leaves many details to be settled after the fall election. “It’s always fun to be close to the St. Johns
Rick Scott Offers Environmental Plan That’s A Stark Departure From Years PastFCIR
Scott campaigns along St. Johns RiverWJXT Jacksonville
New American Bridge video dogs Rick Scott’s environmental recordSaintPetersBlog (blog)
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Aug
07

Scott campaigns along St. Johns River – WJXT Jacksonville


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Scott campaigns along St. Johns River
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During his “Let’s Keep Florida Beautiful” stop at Clapboard Creek Fish Camp Marina, Scott highlighted his investments in Florida’s environment and announced his future plans. The proposals represent a marked turn-around from his 2010 campaign when he …
Gov. Rick Scott promotes ‘billion dollar plan’ for environment during Florida Times-Union
Rick Scott Offers Environmental Plan That’s A Stark Departure From Years PastFCIR
New American Bridge video dogs Rick Scott’s environmental recordSaintPetersBlog (blog)
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Aug
06

Ron Littlepage: Is that Rick Scott hugging that tree? – Florida Times-Union

Ron Littlepage: Is that Rick Scott hugging that tree?
Florida Times-Union
Rick Scott’s election-year conversion to protector of the environment is, not surprisingly, being met with skepticism. Look, if the governor wants to join the cause, I welcome him, no matter his past behavior. The things Scott proposed in campaign

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Aug
06

Editorial: Rhetoric vs. record – Gainesville Sun

Editorial: Rhetoric vs. record
Gainesville Sun
Gov. Rick Scott is suddenly saying the right things about Florida’s environment, but voters need to realize that his rhetoric doesn’t match his record. Scott this week announced a 10-year plan to spend $500 million for springs restoration and another

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Aug
06

Gov. Rick Scott touts environment plan, says he’s not scared of billionaire … – MiamiHerald.com


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Gov. Rick Scott touts environment plan, says he’s not scared of billionaire
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Gov. Rick Scott gave a one-word response when asked Tuesday if he was worried that billionaire climate-change activist Tom Steyer is targeting him. “No,” Scott, a multi-millionaire who isn’t shy about spending his own fortune, smiled during a Miami …
Charlie Crist, Rick Scott trade barbs during South Fla. appearancesLocal 10
Rick Scott Unveils Re-Election Environmental Plan That Doesn’t Mention ThinkProgress
Rick Scott tries to flip climate script with new environment focusThe Hill
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Aug
05

Rick Scott’s baffling climate hypocrisy: Pledges to protect environment … – Salon


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Rick Scott’s baffling climate hypocrisy: Pledges to protect environment
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The eight-page report, published on Scott’s website, is an appealing testament to the governor’s commitment to preserving the state’s natural resources, “the foundation of the state’s economy,” and of the mandate to “cherish and be good stewards of the

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Aug
05

Florida Gov. Rick Scott pledges major spending on environment – WPTV

Florida Gov. Rick Scott pledges major spending on environment
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Rick Scott is pledging to spend hundreds of millions on environmental programs if he’s re-elected to a second term. Scott is scheduled to roll out his environmental platform during a campaign stop Monday in Martin County. The Republican incumbent vows

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Aug
04

Rick Scott’s environment proposal does not commit dollars or support for … – Florida Times-Union


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Rick Scott’s environment proposal does not commit dollars or support for
Florida Times-Union
JUPITER | Gov. Rick Scott described a $1 billion environmental blueprint for Florida Monday, the latest piece of his re-election platform. The proposal, announced during campaign appearances in Stuart and Jupiter, lines up in places with a proposed …

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Aug
04

Rick Scott tries to flip climate script with new environment focus – The Hill


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Rick Scott tries to flip climate script with new environment focus
The Hill
“Florida’s natural beauty is a big reason why this is the best state in the country to call home,” Scott said in a statement, according to AP. “Our natural resources are the foundation of our economy — they drive tourism, housing, business, and
Rick Scott’s baffling climate hypocrisy: Pledges to protect environment Salon
Rick Scott, Meet the Politics of Climate ChangeThe New Republic
Gov. Rick Scott pitches his $1B environmental planTallahassee.com
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Aug
04

Gov. Rick Scott pledges major spending on environment – WKMG Orlando


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Gov. Rick Scott pledges major spending on environment
WKMG Orlando
Florida Gov. Rick Scott is pledging to spend hundreds of millions on environmental programs if he’s re-elected to a second term. Scott is scheduled to roll out his environmental platform during a campaign stop Monday in Martin County. The Republican …

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Aug
03

Gov. Rick Scott to pledge major spending on environment – SaintPetersBlog (blog)

SaintPetersBlog (blog)Gov. Rick Scott to pledge major spending on environmentSaintPetersBlog (blog)Gov. Rick Scott, caught in a tight campaign with his chief rival challenging his environmental record, has pledged if re-elected to spend millions more o…

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