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Governor Rick Scott Promotes Adjutant General of Florida Guard – WTVY, Dothan


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Governor Rick Scott Promotes Adjutant General of Florida Guard
WTVY, Dothan
AUGUSTINE, FL Governor Rick Scott today will participate in the promotion ceremony of Florida’s incoming Adjutant General Brigadier General Michael A. Calhoun. The Governor, a veteran himself, will award General Calhoun with his second star during the …

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Florida Governor Rick Scott Abandons Efforts To Require Drug Tests For Welfare … – PoliticusUSA


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Florida Governor Rick Scott Abandons Efforts To Require Drug Tests For Welfare
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Passing up a Tuesday deadline to file an appeal to the Supreme Court, Florida Governor Rick Scott (R) has abandoned his efforts to require mandatory drug tests for welfare recipients. On Wednesday, the Associated Press confirmed, through Scott’s …
Gov. Rick Scott finally stops fighting to force welfare applicants to take Orlando Weekly (blog)
EDITORIAL: Gov. Scott passes his drug testThe Northwest Florida Daily News
Florida drops appeals in welfare drug testing caseSanta Cruz Sentinel

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Governor Rick Scott’s 2015 State of the State Address – WTVY, Dothan


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Governor Rick Scott’s 2015 State of the State Address
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Good morning President Gardiner, Speaker Crisafulli and distinguished members of the Florida Legislature. Welcome Lt. Governor Carlos Lopez-Cantera, Attorney General Pam Bondi, Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater, Commissioner …

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Governor Rick Scott Announces Millions for High Performing Schools – My Panhandle


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Governor Rick Scott Announces Millions for High Performing Schools
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Governor Rick Scott announced Wednesday the distribution of more than $124 million in School Recognition Program funding this year to Florida’s high performing schools across the state. Over 1,500 schools will receive the financial awards based on …
Central Florida school districts receive nearly $25M from Gov. ScottNews 13 Orlando
Orange County public schools receive $10 millionWKMG Orlando
Orange County public schools awarded more than $10.3MWESH Orlando
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Governor Rick Scott officially suspends 11th grade test – WWSB ABC 7


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Governor Rick Scott officially suspends 11th grade test
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida Gov. Rick Scott is officially suspending a standardized test that the state’s 11th graders were supposed to take this spring. Scott on Tuesday signed an executive order that directs Education Commissioner Pam Stewart

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Governor Rick Scott officially supsends 11th grade test – WWSB ABC 7


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Governor Rick Scott officially supsends 11th grade test
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Florida Gov. Rick Scott is officially suspending a standardized test that the state’s 11th graders were supposed to take this spring. Where’s the story? PointsMentioned Map 2 Points Mentioned. Scott on Tuesday signed an

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Governor Rick Scott’s Conundrum – WLRN


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Governor Rick Scott’s Conundrum
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When Governor Scott’s lawyer told Bailey to retire, Bailey did pack up his stuff and leave. A few days later Rick Scott said Bailey resigned, Bailey said that wasn’t true and he called Rick Scott a liar in the public square, and things rapidly went

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Governor Rick Scott’s Conundrum – WUSF News


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Governor Rick Scott’s Conundrum
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When Governor Scott’s lawyer told Bailey to retire, Bailey did pack up his stuff and leave. A few days later Rick Scott said Bailey resigned, Bailey said that wasn’t true and he called Rick Scott a liar in the public square, and things rapidly went

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Governor Rick Scott on tax cuts, the state budget, and more – WPEC


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Governor Rick Scott on tax cuts, the state budget, and more
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Governor Rick Scott on tax cuts, the state budget, and more. Story by CBS 12 News. WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (CBS 12) – Florida Governor Rick Scott stopped by the CBS 12 studio to talk about the things that matter to you: tax cuts, the budget just released

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Governor Rick Scott unveiled his new $77 billion budget – NBC2 News

Governor Rick Scott unveiled his new $77 billion budget
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Governor Rick Scott unveiled his new 77-billion dollar state budget Wednesday. It includes investing millions this year into Florida’s waterways. One plan would divert water releases from Lake Okeechobee. Governor Scott has been criticized in the past

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Florida Governor Rick Scott unveiled 2015-2016 budget – NBC2 News

Florida Governor Rick Scott unveiled 2015-2016 budget
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TALLAHASSEE, FL – Governor Rick Scott announced what his budget for 2015-2016 will be under the banner of “Keep Florida Working” which will include tax cuts and directs money for education and protecting Florida’s water. Governor Scott said, “To the …

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Governor Rick Scott appoints Michael Olenick to State Board of Education – TCPalm

Governor Rick Scott appoints Michael Olenick to State Board of Education
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Michael Olenick to the State Board of Education. Governor Scott said, “We are laser-focused on making sure all of our students are prepared for a great job when they graduate …

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Governor Rick Scott defends actions as calls for outside probe grow – FOX 13 Tampa Bay, WTVT-TV


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Governor Rick Scott defends actions as calls for outside probe grow
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Florida Gov. Rick Scott, responding to an ongoing furor that is overshadowing his second term in office, provided a detailed response Thursday to allegations that he and his staff made improper and politically-motivated requests to the state’s former
FDLE scandal, airport parking, lottery winners and moreOrlando Sentinel
Backroom Briefing: Rick Scott and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad MonthSunshine State News
Scott denies allegations in FDLE firingTBO.com

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Ouster of Florida’s top cop dividing Governor Rick Scott and Republicans – ABC Action News


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Ouster of Florida’s top cop dividing Governor Rick Scott and Republicans
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Last week, Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater joined with Scott and two other officials to appoint Richard Swearingen as the new commissioner for the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. But questions over the ouster of the former commissioner …

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