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UF junior receives award for service from Florida Gov. Rick Scott – The Independent Florida Alligator

UF junior receives award for service from Florida Gov. Rick Scott
The Independent Florida Alligator
Gov. Rick Scott honored a UF student for her work to improve education for underprivileged students. Katelynd Todd, a UF health education and behavior junior, was one of three people to receive Volunteer Florida’s Champion of Service Award last week.

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Independent Florida Official Was Fired After Refusing To Cooperate With Rick … – Huffington Post

Independent Florida Official Was Fired After Refusing To Cooperate With Rick
Huffington Post
TALLAHASSEE — A simmering behind-the-scenes battle involving allegations of political meddling by Gov. Rick Scott’s office erupted publicly Tuesday as the ousted director of Florida’s top law enforcement agency called Scott a liar for claiming he

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Gov. Rick Scott announces oil spill damage recovery plans – The Independent Florida Alligator

Gov. Rick Scott announces oil spill damage recovery plans
The Independent Florida Alligator
Four years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill plagued the Gulf of Mexico, the third and largest phase of gulf restoration projects was announced — almost 70 percent of which Florida will head. Gov. Rick Scott announced the state’s $105 million

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Rick Scott’s blind trust targeted in newly filed appeal – MiamiHerald.com (blog)

Rick Scott’s blind trust targeted in newly filed appeal
MiamiHerald.com (blog)
Florida’s Constitution has some pretty plain language about “all elected constitutional officers” who must file “full and public disclosure of their financial interests.” It continues: “Full and public disclosure of financial interests shall mean
Rick Scott’s shady personal finances reflect behaviorThe Independent Florida Alligator

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Rick Scott, Russell Wilson and the New York Post in Darts & Laurels 10/3/2014 – The Independent Florida Alligator

Rick Scott, Russell Wilson and the New York Post in Darts & Laurels 10/3/2014The Independent Florida AlligatorRick Scott is in a tough re-election fight with Democratic nominee Charlie Crist. The incumbent governor has consistently struggled to gai…

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Rick Scott, GOP must confront climate change – The Independent Florida Alligator

Rick Scott, GOP must confront climate change
The Independent Florida Alligator
The new popular talking point among Republicans is some variation of “I’m not a scientist, therefore, I can’t say whether climate change is real or not.” Scott has gotten in on the act, too. In May, when asked for his thoughts on climate change, Scott

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