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Gov. Rick Scott’s inaugural address – Orlando Business Journal


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Gov. Rick Scott’s inaugural address
Orlando Business Journal
Thanks to Governor Rick Perry for being here today and Governor Chris Christie. I would also like to recognize Lt. Governor Carlos Lopez-Cantera, Attorney General Pam Bondi, CFO Jeff Atwater, Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam, Senate President …

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2014 Florida election: Rick Scott’s top campaign donors – Orlando Business Journal (blog)


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2014 Florida election: Rick Scott’s top campaign donors
Orlando Business Journal (blog)
Rick Scott and Charlie Crist both are grabbing millions of dollars in a gubernatorial race set to shatter records as the state’s most expensive. Businesses and executives, as well as the uber-wealthy and special interest groups, have all pitched in to

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Why C. Fla.’s $11.9M turkeys may be safe from Gov. Rick Scott’s scalpel – Orlando Business Journal (blog)

Why C. Fla.’s $11.9M turkeys may be safe from Gov. Rick Scott’s scalpel
Orlando Business Journal (blog)
… which was a $50 million project in 2013 that was vetoed. The bottom line is the next 24 hours could pump millions of dollars into the local economy with new projects, including those with a bigger impact on the overall region — or not. It all

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Fate of Expressway Authority boils down to Gov. Rick Scott – Orlando Business Journal

Fate of Expressway Authority boils down to Gov. Rick Scott
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Fate of Expressway Authority boils down to Gov. Rick Scott. rick scott billboard. Enlarge Photo. Gov. Rick Scott has not said publicly said whether he would sign Senate Bill 230, which would merge Central Florida’s toll-road agencies into a regional

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Gov. Rick Scott approves nine-day tax-free hurricane supplies holiday – Orlando Business Journal


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Gov. Rick Scott approves nine-day tax-free hurricane supplies holiday
Orlando Business Journal
Kicking off the Governor’s Hurricane Conference in Orlando on May 12, Florida Gov. Rick Scott signed into law a wide-ranging tax cut package that authorizes three separate sales tax holidays. The bill includes a nine-day sales tax holiday for hurricane …
Scott creates three sales tax holidaysTampa Bay Business Journal (blog)
Scott Signs Tax Cut Package Rolling Back Car Registration Fees and Offering 2 FlaglerLive.com
Hurricane preparednessWEAR

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Florida Gov. Rick Scott cloaks travel details, citing security – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comFlorida Gov. Rick Scott cloaks travel details, citing securityMiamiHerald.comTALLAHASSEE — By using his personal jet for public business, Florida Gov. Rick Scott can shield his itinerary from websites that track flights, and when his pl…

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Rick Scott weighs in on Enterprise Florida’s spending. Kind of. – Orlando Business Journal (blog)

Rick Scott weighs in on Enterprise Florida’s spending. Kind of.
Orlando Business Journal (blog)
Rick Scott sick the chief inspector on Enterprise Florida? We asked the governor’s office and got a response. But it didn’t answer the question, in which basically I was seeking a plain old yes or no. Scott’s spokesman John Tupps said only that the

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Gov. Scott’s position on gambling debate still cloudy – Orlando Business Journal (blog)


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Gov. Scott’s position on gambling debate still cloudy
Orlando Business Journal (blog)
Rick Scott‘s position on expanding gambling throughout the state isn’t easy to pin down. I decided to find out his stance because the Florida Senate Committee on Gaming recently filed three new bills that would expand gambling throughout the state with 
Fla. Senate Proposes New Casinos, Slot MachinesCBS Local
Forget Vegas: Florida Senate Wants You to Gamble in State’s BackyardsFlaglerLive.com

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Gov. Rick Scott seeks $100M cut in business rent taxes – Orlando Business Journal

Gov. Rick Scott seeks $100M cut in business rent taxes
Orlando Business Journal
Florida Gov. Rick Scott visited Orlando on Tuesday to announce a proposed $100 million cut in the 6 percent statewide sales tax on business rents in the Sunshine State. The proposed tax cut is part of the governor’s 2014-2015 “It’s Your Money Tax Cut 

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