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Poll shows Gov. Rick Scott spinning wheels on job approval rating – Tampabay.com


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Poll shows Gov. Rick Scott spinning wheels on job approval rating
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Two other swing-state governors in the Connecticut school’s poll fared much better than Scott. Ohio Gov. John Kasich, a Republican, was viewed favorably by 55 percent of voters, and new Gov. Tom Wolf of Pennsylvania, a Democrat, was at 52 percent.
Rick Scott: Floridians Still Unhappy With Governor They Just Reelected Miami New Times (blog)
Rick Scott won, but he’s still not popularSarasota Herald-Tribune
Florida Gov. Rick Scott gets low marks in new pollWTSP 10 News
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Poll finds that Gov. Rick Scott still isn’t popular – Jacksonville Business Journal


Jacksonville Business Journal
Poll finds that Gov. Rick Scott still isn’t popular
Jacksonville Business Journal
“Florida Gov. Rick Scott has never been popular,” Peter Brown, assistant director of the Quinnipiac University Poll, said in a prepared statement accompanying the results. “He spent virtually his entire first term with a negative job approval and was

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Senate backs Gov. Rick Scott’s tax cuts for families, students – Jacksonville Business Journal (blog)


Jacksonville Business Journal (blog)
Senate backs Gov. Rick Scott’s tax cuts for families, students
Jacksonville Business Journal (blog)
Part of Gov. Rick Scott‘s proposed tax-cut package that would allow about 2,000 businesses to avoid the state’s corporate-income tax got approval Monday from a key Senate committee. The Finance and Tax Committee, after receiving an overview of Scott’s …

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Rick Scott pledges billions for the Everglades – Jacksonville Business Journal (blog)

Rick Scott pledges billions for the Everglades
Jacksonville Business Journal (blog)
Gov. Rick Scott has announced that $5 billion will go towards preserving the Everglades over the next two decades. Drawing a parallel between the health of the environment and the health of Florida’s economy, Scott emphasized the importance of

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Gov. Rick Scott, cabinet approve purchase of land for conservation – Jacksonville Business Journal (blog)

WTSP 10 NewsGov. Rick Scott, cabinet approve purchase of land for conservationJacksonville Business Journal (blog)Rick Scott and the state Cabinet were hailed by conservationists as a sign that a pulse is returning to the Florida Forever conservation p…

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Khan hosts event, donates cash to Rick Scott’s campaign – Jacksonville Business Journal

Khan hosts event, donates cash to Rick Scott’s campaign
Jacksonville Business Journal
If you thought you saw Rick Scott‘s name on the scoreboards while you were leaving Downtown last night you were right — the 362-foot-long scoreboards were alight as part of Governor Rick Scott‘s Let’s Get To Work campaign. A rally for Scott was held

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See how much Rick Scott’s campaign has raised so far – Jacksonville Business Journal (blog)

See how much Rick Scott’s campaign has raised so far
Jacksonville Business Journal (blog)
Rick Scott‘s campaign collected $250,352 in contributions from Sept. 6 to Sept. 12, bringing his overall total to $7.95 million, according to an updated finance report posted online Friday. The campaign also spent $235,186 during the period on

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See how much Rick Scott’s campsign has raised so far – Jacksonville Business Journal (blog)

See how much Rick Scott’s campsign has raised so far
Jacksonville Business Journal (blog)
Rick Scott‘s campaign collected $250,352 in contributions from Sept. 6 to Sept. 12, bringing his overall total to $7.95 million, according to an updated finance report posted online Friday. The campaign also spent $235,186 during the period on

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Hashrocket cited as helping propel small business growth by Gov. Rick Scott – Jacksonville Business Journal

Hashrocket cited as helping propel small business growth by Gov. Rick Scott
Jacksonville Business Journal
Rick Scott to pull into as a whistlestop on his gubernatorial reelection campaign tour. The Republican governor, who is seeking his second term this fall, joked he hadn’t even known what the term “hashrocket” (a kind of coding syntax term) meant before

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Political leaders join JaxChamber in endorsement of Rick Scott – Jacksonville Business Journal

Political leaders join JaxChamber in endorsement of Rick Scott
Jacksonville Business Journal
Rick Scott during his whistlestop visit Tuesday to Jacksonville Beach tech company Hashrocket, which Scott called a good example of Northeast Florida’s thriving small business sector and its entrepreneurial spirit. Announcing their endorsement of Scott

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Rick Scott adds commercial rental tax cut to legislative wish list – Jacksonville Business Journal

Rick Scott adds commercial rental tax cut to legislative wish listJacksonville Business JournalRick Scott, on the eve of unveiling his election-year budget recommendations, pitched a reduction in the sales tax on commercial rental property as his secon…

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