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Rick Scott Campaign, Florida GOP Paid Big For Private Jet Owned By Scott’s … – Huffington Post

Rick Scott Campaign, Florida GOP Paid Big For Private Jet Owned By Scott’s
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Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s re-election campaign and the Florida Republican Party have together paid over $227,000 for the use of a private jet owned by Scott’s wife’s business, according to the Tampa Bay Times. The Cessna Citation jet, which Scott also

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Rick Scott Unveils New Education Initiatives To Calm Common Core Critics – Huffington Post

Rick Scott Unveils New Education Initiatives To Calm Common Core Critics
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Aug 25 (Reuters) – Florida’s Republican governor, Rick Scott, unveiled two new education initiatives on Monday aimed at calming critics of “common core” national curriculum standards and countering his main Democratic rival’s attacks …

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Meet the scientists who sat Rick Scott down and explained climate change to him – Salon


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Meet the scientists who sat Rick Scott down and explained climate change to him
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Last month, 10 Florida scientists sent the governor a letter offering to explain what’s happening in the climate system and why it poses a threat to the state. Scott, because there was no way he could get away with not doing so, gave them a half-hour
Rick Scott Warned By Scientists That Climate Change Is Threat To FloridaHuffington Post
NextGen Climate’s attack ads on Florida Gov. Rick ScottPolitiFact
As campaign heats up, Gov. Rick Scott calls for boost to education spendingMiamiHerald.com
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Rick Scott Warned By Scientists That Climate Change Is Threat To Florida – Huffington Post


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Rick Scott Warned By Scientists That Climate Change Is Threat To Florida
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Aug 19 (Reuters) – Five climate scientists warned Florida Governor Rick Scott in a meeting on Tuesday that a steadily rising ocean was a major threat to the state’s future, urging it to become a leader in developing solar energy and
NextGen Climate’s attack ads on Florida Gov. Rick ScottPolitiFact
Gov. Rick Scott meets with scientists but remains silent on climate changeTampabay.com
Rick Scott meets with climate scientistsThe Hill
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Rick Scott Pulls Ad In Which He’s Endorsed By A Convicted Human Trafficker – Huffington Post


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Rick Scott Pulls Ad In Which He’s Endorsed By A Convicted Human Trafficker
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Rick Scott helped Florida’s economy and you can see the difference. He’s created jobs. That’s why I support Rick Scott. I’m just like him. I’m like the American Dream,” Duarte-Torres said in the commercial. Gov. Scott, his campaign staff, and the
Florida Gov. Rick Scott pulls campaign ad in which convicted human trafficker Raw Story
In Gov. Scott ad, he’s endorsed by shop owner convicted of human smugglingMiamiHerald.com
Rick Scott campaign ad features Tampa shop owner convicted of human SaintPetersBlog (blog)
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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
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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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Governor Rick Scott Should Accept Free Science Lessons – Huffington Post

Governor Rick Scott Should Accept Free Science Lessons
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Last week, a group of well-respected Florida scientists sent a letter to Florida Governor Rick Scott and requested a meeting to discuss the environmental and economic threats posed by climate change to Florida. The letter read, “We note you have been
Florida Commercial Contractors Endorse Rick Scott for Re-electionSunshine State News (blog)

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Charlie Crist Delivers Perfect Response To Rick Scott On Climate Change – Huffington Post


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Charlie Crist Delivers Perfect Response To Rick Scott On Climate Change
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Rick Scott (R) also used the line when asked whether he was worried that rising sea levels posed a threat to his coastal home. President Barack Obama made hay out of the line in June, slamming politicians who use it for failing to curb the harmful
Says Rick Scott cut “Bright Futures scholarships in half.”PolitiFact
Governor Rick Scott Shows What a Real Scandal Looks LikeTIME
Back-and-forth slugfest between Rick Scott and Charlie Crist intensifiesTampabay.com
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Anderson Cooper Wants To Know ‘What The Hell’ Rick Scott Is Talking About – Huffington Post


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Anderson Cooper Wants To Know ‘What The Hell’ Rick Scott Is Talking About
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Anderson Cooper could not help but make fun of Florida governor Rick Scott on Tuesday for repeatedly dodging reporters’ questions. Scott recently appeared at a campaign stop in Tampa with police officers in uniform lined up behind him. However, it is …
Gov. Scott peppered with tough questions again in TampaWTSP 10 News
Marc Caputo: ‘Moron’ move: Rick Scott campaign’s LeBron James-size gaffeMiamiHerald.com
Questions Rick Scott gets asked: Why don’t you answer questions?Tampabay.com (blog)
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Rick Scott’s Missteps Have Florida Republicans Worried – Huffington Post

Rick Scott’s Missteps Have Florida Republicans Worried
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“There was a strong sense of loyalty and teamwork,” said Burgess, who’s not involved in Scott’s current campaign. “Rick Scott was new to politics, so he was willing to take direction from the experts on our team and we could define him to the public

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Florida Gov. Rick Scott Signs ‘Pop-Tart’ Gun Bill Into Law – Huffington Post


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Florida Gov. Rick Scott Signs ‘Pop-Tart’ Gun Bill Into Law
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Rick Scott (R) signed a bill that prohibits schools from disciplining students who play with simulated weapons, The Miami Herald reported. Lawmakers approved the so-called “Pop-Tart” bill after an 8-year-old Maryland boy earned a suspension for biting
Gov. Rick Scott signs bills on vouchers, guns and sports stadiumsMiamiHerald.com
Gov. Rick Scott signs warning shot, voucher billsWJXT Jacksonville
Florida Gov. Rick Scott signs bill to allow firing of warning shotsRaw Story
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Frustrated Anchor Calls Out Rick Scott For Dodging Media – Huffington Post

Frustrated Anchor Calls Out Rick Scott For Dodging Media
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Bruzual said Florida’s other major gubernatorial candidates including Charlie Crist (D) have appeared on “Political Connections,” but Scott’s campaign had repeatedly declined to commit to an appearance. Then, she said, his staff reached out and
Florida Anchor Calls Out Governor for Avoiding Hermediabistro.com

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Rick Scott Extends In-State Tuition To Undocumented Students – Huffington Post

Rick Scott Extends In-State Tuition To Undocumented StudentsHuffington PostTALLAHASSEE, Florida, June 9 (Reuters) – Florida Governor Rick Scott, who promised a crackdown on illegal immigration four years ago, signed legislation Monday allowing children…

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Rick Scott’s Drug Testing Schemes Have Cost Florida Taxpayers Nearly $400000 – Huffington Post


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Rick Scott’s Drug Testing Schemes Have Cost Florida Taxpayers Nearly $400000
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WASHINGTON — Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) has spent nearly $400,000 in taxpayer dollars defending his various drug testing schemes, the American Civil Liberties Union said this week. The Florida government started making welfare applicants and state …
Rick Scott Has Spent More Than $400000 to Test State Employees’ UrineNew Times Broward-Palm Beach (blog)

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Rick Scott Won’t Say If He Believes In Man-Made Climate Change: ‘I’m Not A … – Huffington Post


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Rick Scott Won’t Say If He Believes In Man-Made Climate Change: ‘I’m Not A
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Rick Scott (R) refused to say whether he believes man-made global warming is real Tuesday, despite having said in the past that he doesn’t believe in it. The Miami Herald reports that during a stop in Miami Tuesday, a reporter asked Scott whether he
Rick Scott won’t say if he thinks man-made climate-change is real, significantMiamiHerald.com (blog)
Florida’s Rick Scott: ‘I’m not a scientist’MSNBC
Gov. Rick Scott on climate change: ‘I’m not a scientist’Bay News 9
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Chris Christie: Reelecting Rick Scott Is ‘One Of The Easiest Choices’ In America – Huffington Post


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Chris Christie: Reelecting Rick Scott Is ‘One Of The Easiest Choices’ In America
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“Don’t expect Chris Christie and Rick Scott to live up to their tired rhetoric that Republican governors know how to get the job done,” the group said in a news release today. “Instead, we’re likely to hear more meaningless platitudes about Republican …
Chris Christie visits Florida today to campaign for Rick ScottHunterdon County Democrat
Editorial: Gov. Rick Scott should stand up to NRA, veto gun billTampabay.com
Gov. Rick Scott will skip appearance with Charlie Crist at news conventionMiamiHerald.com
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