Tag Archive: Miami Herald

Oct
30

SEA (Dem) poll: Rick Scott 46 percent, Charlie Crist 44 percent – MiamiHerald.com (blog)

SEA (Dem) poll: Rick Scott 46 percent, Charlie Crist 44 percent
MiamiHerald.com (blog)
Gov. Rick Scott is holding on to a 46-44 percent lead over Charlie Crist, according to a new likely voter poll exlusively shared with The Miami Herald. Scott’s 2 percentage-point lead is well within survey’s 2.7 percentage-point margin of error – like

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Sep
22

Charlie Crist blames Rick Scott for teacher layoffs and class size increases – PolitiFact

Charlie Crist blames Rick Scott for teacher layoffs and class size increases
PolitiFact
And when Rick Scott cut education by over a billion dollars, thousands of them lost their jobs, class sizes went up, our kids paid the price.” A visual shows a 2014 Miami Herald article that cited a $1.3 billion cut to public schools. “Why did he do it

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Jul
24

Quinnipiac: Rick Scott Trails Charlie Crist for Fla. Governor – Newsmax.com

Quinnipiac: Rick Scott Trails Charlie Crist for Fla. Governor
Newsmax.com
Crist pulled ahead after a week in which Florida TV stations aired footage of Scott dodging reporters’ questions coupled with the Crist campaign flooding airwaves with negative ads, The Miami Herald reported. Crist got an extra bump by the announcement

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Mar
24

Rick Scott’s Campaign Plagued By Fake Mexican Accent Controversy – Huffington Post


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Rick Scott’s Campaign Plagued By Fake Mexican Accent Controversy
Huffington Post
Rick Scott (R) is downplaying speculation that the campaign’s former finance co-chairman, Mike Fernandez, quit over concerns about Scott aides mocking Mexican accents. The Miami Herald reported Friday that Fernandez sent an email in February about …
Top Rick Scott donor blasts campaign’s ‘paranoia’Politico
Rick Scott’s Top Latino Fundraiser Leaves Campaign After Campaign Staff ThinkProgress
Rick Scott’s campaign denies staff made fun of Hispanics now there’s an emailCrowley Political Report
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Mar
24

After Fernandez departure, Mexican-accent controversy nags Gov. Rick Scott’s … – MiamiHerald.com (blog)

After Fernandez departure, Mexican-accent controversy nags Gov. Rick Scott’s
MiamiHerald.com (blog)
On Friday, the Miami Herald reported that Gov. Rick Scott’s top campaign-finance co-chairman, Mike Fernandez, raised a concern in an email last month about campaign associates joking around in over-the-top Mexican accents. Insiders whispered about the 

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Jan
28

Rick Scott Wants Increase in Florida Education Spending – Newsmax.com

Rick Scott Wants Increase in Florida Education SpendingNewsmax.comRick Scott has proposed an increase public school spending by $542 million, the Miami Herald reports. The proposed budget would bring education spending to a record high of $18.84 billio…

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Dec
08

Jobs in Florida: The Rick Scott Record | Part 1 of 3 – Bradenton Herald

Jobs in Florida: The Rick Scott Record | Part 1 of 3Bradenton HeraldRick Scott has staked his political future on his ability to bring jobs to Florida, but the first comprehensive review of his efforts shows few successes and hundreds of unfulfilled pr…

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Dec
06

Rick Scott’s record: Many promises. Jobs? Meh. – MiamiHerald.com (blog)

Rick Scott’s record: Many promises. Jobs? Meh.
MiamiHerald.com (blog)
Rick Scott has staked his political future on his ability to bring jobs to Florida, but the first comprehensive review of his efforts shows few successes and hundreds of unfulfilled promises. The Miami Herald and Tampa Bay Times reviewed public

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May
25

Rod Smith and Florida Democratic Party Call For Veto of Extremist Tea Party Budget

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Wed, May 25, 2011 9:30:16 PM It’s A Nightmare … From: “Rod Smith, Florida Democratic Party Chairman” <grassroots@fladems.com> … Add to Contacts To: Florida …

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