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Don Gaetz blasts Rick Scott’s hospital profit sharing plan, ‘Washington talk’ – SaintPetersBlog (blog)


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Don Gaetz blasts Rick Scott’s hospital profit sharing plan, ‘Washington talk’
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State Sen. Don Gaetz took to Pensacola talk radio to make some interesting comments about Gov. Rick Scott and his plan to have Florida hospitals share proceeds with other, less profitable health care facilities. “When Governor Scott, who as you know

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Governor Scott Proposes $7.4 million for Three New State Veterans Nursing … – RealEstateRama (press release)

Governor Scott Proposes $7.4 million for Three New State Veterans Nursing
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Governor Rick Scott announced Jan. 26 proposed funding for three new state veterans nursing homes as part of the 2015-2016 “KEEP FLORIDA WORKING” budget. One of the new homes, the Ardie R. Copas State Veterans’ Nursing Home, has already been …

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Governor to honor veterans at The Villages on Monday – Orlando Sentinel


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Governor to honor veterans at The Villages on Monday
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“As a Navy veteran, Governor Scott understands the importance of recognizing our heroes and does so every opportunity he gets,” said Scott spokeswoman Jeri Bustamante. Monday morning’s ceremony is one of several that Scott has attended across the …
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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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Florida superintendents talk testing with Gov. Rick Scott – Tampabay.com (blog)

Florida superintendents talk testing with Gov. Rick ScottTampabay.com (blog)Superintendents Kurt Browning, Alberto Carvalho, MaryEllen Elia, Mike Grego, Barbara Jenkins, Joe Joyner, John Ruis, Malcolm Thomas, Tim Wyrosdick and I met with Governor Scott…

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Rick Scott’s blind trust not so blind after he uses it for check to RPOF – Tampabay.com (blog)

Rick Scott’s blind trust not so blind after he uses it for check to RPOF
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“Governor Scott opened the blind trust he formed in 2011 for the sole purpose of providing transparency and publicly listing his assets on his financial disclosure in June. This blind trust was established to protect the people of Florida from having

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Gov. Rick Scott continues focus on education, with attention to testing – Tampabay.com (blog)

Gov. Rick Scott continues focus on education, with attention to testing
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“Governor Scott will direct the commissioner of education to conduct a thorough and complete investigation of every standardized test that school districts are requiring their students to take — including the reason why students are required to take

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PolitiFact: Finding the truth amid Gov. Rick Scott’s many tax cuts – MiamiHerald.com

PolitiFact: Finding the truth amid Gov. Rick Scott’s many tax cuts
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It seems like just yesterday we were analyzing Gov. Rick Scott’s claim that he had cut taxes for Floridians 24 times. But on May 13, Scott’s campaign raised the count to 40. “Governor Scott Cut Taxes 40 Times For Florida Families,” Scott for Florida
Gov. Scott considering possible budget vetoesFirst Coast News
What will Gov. Scott cut?Tbo.com
Turkeys show need for budget reform: EditorialOrlando Sentinel
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Gov. Rick Scott’s Half True claim about 40 tax cuts – MiamiHerald.com (blog)

Gov. Rick Scott’s Half True claim about 40 tax cuts
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It seems like just yesterday we were analyzing Gov. Rick Scott’s claim that he had cut taxes for Floridians 24 times. But on May 13, Scott’s campaign raised the count to 40. “Governor Scott Cut Taxes 40 Times For Florida Families,” Scott for

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Governor Scott Announces $2.1 Million Grant for Apalachicola Bay Assistance – wmbb

Governor Scott Announces $2.1 Million Grant for Apalachicola Bay AssistancewmbbGovernor Rick Scott announced the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) received a $2.1 million supplemental National Emergency Grant from the U.S. Department of …

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‘Warning Shot’ Bill Heads To Governor Scott For Signature – NorthEscambia.com


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‘Warning Shot’ Bill Heads To Governor Scott For Signature
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The Florida Senate has approved a proposal that has become known as the “warning shot” bill, which would allow people to show guns and fire warning shots if they feel threatened. The House also has approved the bill, which is now ready to go to Gov
Reform of Florida Retirement System eluding House, SenateMarconews
Scoring the Legislature at the Half-Way MarkFlaglerLive.com
Florida Dems: GOP Failure to Expand Medicaid Equals Six Deaths a Day New Times Broward-Palm Beach (blog)

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Democratic politician blames Republican Gov. Rick Scott for manatee deaths – Sun-Sentinel (blog)

Democratic politician blames Republican Gov. Rick Scott for manatee deaths
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“I look forward to November when a new governor is running this state and Governor Scott has been sent packing. It is time for Floridians across this state to raise their voice. They have the opportunity in this next election We know that Governor

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Lawmaker says Scott’s rape crisis center funding veto highlights his ‘lack of understanding’

State Rep. Lori Berman, D-Delray Beach, released a statement today expressing “deep disappointment in Governor Scott’s decision to veto $1.5 million in funding for the 30 certified rape crisis centers serviced by the Florida Council Against Sexual Violence.”

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