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Jeb Bush, Rick Scott and former Gov. Martinez: FL Senate should vote on … – Tampabay.com (blog)

Jeb Bush, Rick Scott and former Gov. Martinez: FL Senate should vote on
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TALLAHASSEE – Today, Governor Rick Scott and former Governors Jeb Bush and Bob Martinez advocated for lowering tuition by advancing SB 1400, which would allow all Florida students, regardless of their background, to qualify for the in-state tuition rate.
Rick Scott and Jeb Bush want in-state tuition bill passedNaples Daily News
3 governors urge Senate to OK tuition billSun-Sentinel
Scott-Bush-Martinez team up to demand Senate pass in-state tuition billOrlando Sentinel (blog)
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Appeals Court: Rick Scott’s Voter Purge Was Illegal – ThinkProgress


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Appeals Court: Rick Scott’s Voter Purge Was Illegal
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Gov. Rick Scott’s (R-FL) 2012 voter purge was so error-riddled that 30 Republican local elections officials refused to carry it out and his hand-picked Secretary of State had to apologize for it. On Tuesday, a federal appeals court issued a ruling

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Rick Scott’s Top Latino Fundraiser Leaves Campaign After Campaign Staff … – ThinkProgress


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Rick Scott’s Top Latino Fundraiser Leaves Campaign After Campaign Staff
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On late Thursday, billionaire Mike Fernandez abruptly resigned his post as the finance co-chair of Governor Rick Scott’s (R-FL) reelection campaign. The prominent Cuban-American health care mogul’s departure has fueled rumors of racism among Scott’s …

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Rick Scott: record-holding killer of killers among modern-day FL governor 1st … – MiamiHerald.com (blog)

Rick Scott: record-holding killer of killers among modern-day FL governor 1st
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When Juan Carlos Chavez was put to death at 8:17 p.m. Wednesday, his execution marked the 13th on Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s watch — a record among first term Florida governors since the death penalty was reinstated in 1976. Since then, 83 have been 

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Gov. Scott in Miramar to release state employment numbers – Sun-Sentinel

Gov. Scott in Miramar to release state employment numbers
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Rick Scott is scheduled to be in Miramar Friday morning to release the latest report on employment in Florida. Scott will be outlining the state’s December numbers, and other employment data, about 9:30 a.m. at the firm AeroTurbine just off Miramar
FL Governor to announce latest jobs figuresWTXL ABC 27

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In bridge-scandal’s wake, Chris Christie fundraising for Rick Scott in FL – MiamiHerald.com (blog)

In bridge-scandal’s wake, Chris Christie fundraising for Rick Scott in FL
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Rick Scott in Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach and Orlando. “We always welcome Gov. Christie to Florida,” said House Speaker Will Weatherford, one of the highest ranking Republicans in the state. “An unfortunate situation has taken place and he’s 

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FL Gov. Rick Scott and Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley place friendly wager on … – WTSP 10 News


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FL Gov. Rick Scott and Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley place friendly wager on
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Tallahassee, Florida — On Friday, Governor Rick Scott announced that he has agreed to a friendly wager with Alabama Governor Robert Bentley on the outcome of Monday’s Florida State Seminole and Auburn Tiger BCS National Championship Game.

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Now That Rick Scott’s Running For Re-Election, He’s Backing Away From … – ThinkProgress


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Now That Rick Scott’s Running For Re-Election, He’s Backing Away From
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On Tuesday, as he made “his re-election bid official” by opening his campaign account and turning-in paperwork to seek a second term in office, Gov. Rick Scott (R-FL) hinted that he no longer supported expanding the state’s Medicaid program under the 
Scott won’t answer question on Medicaid for more FloridiansTampabay.com
Scott apparently backs off Medicaid growthTbo.com

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