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Gov. Rick Scott delivers upbeat State of the State address – Tampabay.com


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Gov. Rick Scott delivers upbeat State of the State address
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In his fifth State of the State address to the Legislature, Republican Gov. Rick Scott described a thriving land of opportunity with low unemployment, low taxes, low state debt and a shrinking state workforce, using the term “Florida exceptionalism” to
Rick Scott’s 2015 State of the State speech annotatedPolitiFact
Gov. Rick Scott gives State of the State speechWTSP 10 News
Gov. Rick Scott, legislative leaders outline priorities to kick off 2015 sessionFlorida Times-Union

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Florida Gov. Rick Scott may find it tough getting tax cut plans passed – Bradenton Herald

Florida Gov. Rick Scott may find it tough getting tax cut plans passed
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Florida’s gradually rebounding economy is helping swell the state’s bank accounts and Republican Gov. Rick Scott has grand plans to spend it on boosting school spending and slashing taxes and fees by hundreds of millions of dollars. Initially, it

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Gov. Rick Scott to focus on graduate school tuition – Tampabay.com (blog)


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Gov. Rick Scott to focus on graduate school tuition
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Scott Last year, Republican Gov. Rick Scott made holding the line on college tuition a top priority. This year, he’s turning his focus to graduate schools. Scott has unveiled a new proposal that would prohibit universities from raising graduate school
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Poll: 42% of voters say Gov. Rick Scott doing good job – Daytona Beach News-Journal

Poll: 42% of voters say Gov. Rick Scott doing good job
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TALLAHASSEE — Republican Gov. Rick Scott rallied supporters in November to grab a come-from-behind victory over Democratic challenger Charlie Crist in one of the nation’s fiercest gubernatorial races.

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Florida GOP Gov. Rick Scott wins re-election – Wink News


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Florida GOP Gov. Rick Scott wins re-election
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BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) – Florida Republican Gov. Rick Scott has won re-election, turning back former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist – who was trying to return to office as a Democrat. The Associated Press declared Scott the winner Tuesday night with …

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Florida Republican Gov. Rick Scott wins re-election over former Gov. Charlie Crist – WESH Orlando

Florida Republican Gov. Rick Scott wins re-election over former Gov. Charlie Crist
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The 61-year-old Scott overcame a late deficit in some polls to post the win. His campaign emphasized the drop in the state’s unemployment rate and criticized Crist as a political opportunist and supporter of President Barack Obama. In the final days

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Rick Scott holds off Charlie Crist to win re-election – Tallahassee.com


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Rick Scott holds off Charlie Crist to win re-election
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BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) — Florida Republican Gov. Rick Scott, seen as one of the most vulnerable incumbents in the nation, won re-election Tuesday after turning back former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist who was trying to return to office as a Democrat.

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Rick Scott, Charlie Crist bring out big names for final weekend of early voting – SaintPetersBlog (blog)

SaintPetersBlog (blog)Rick Scott, Charlie Crist bring out big names for final weekend of early votingSaintPetersBlog (blog)Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Republican-turned-Democrat former Gov. Charlie Crist have each spent tens of millions of dollars o…

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Dead heat: Charlie Crist and Rick Scott tied at 42 percent in Q poll – MiamiHerald.com (blog)

Dead heat: Charlie Crist and Rick Scott tied at 42 percent in Q poll
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Women and men are polar opposites in the Florida governor’s race, as likely voters split 42 – 42 percent between Republican Gov. Rick Scott and former Gov. Charlie Crist, running as a Democrat, with 7 percent for Libertarian candidate Adrian Wyllie, …

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Poll: Crist, Scott in dead-heat; both lack being view favorably – Florida Times-Union

Poll: Crist, Scott in dead-heat; both lack being view favorablyFlorida Times-UnionTALLAHASSEE | Now less than two weeks before Election Day, the fierce race between Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic challenger Charlie Crist is a dead heat, acco…

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Rick Scott, Charlie Crist spar over immigration, economy in Florida … – Washington Times

Washington TimesRick Scott, Charlie Crist spar over immigration, economy in Florida …Washington TimesDemocratic candidate Charlie Crist, left, and Republican Gov. Rick Scott shake hands before their live television debate, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014 host…

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Nasty Crist-Scott fan debate deepens feud – Politico


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Nasty Crist-Scott fan debate deepens feud
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Wednesday night’s Florida gubernatorial debate almost didn’t happen. But once Republican Gov. Rick Scott joined party-switching predecessor Charlie Crist on the stage, it was clear how much they detest each other. After a bizarre, seven-minute standoff …

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#Fangate: Florida Republican Gov. Rick Scott Refuses to Debate Because … – Newsweek


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#Fangate: Florida Republican Gov. Rick Scott Refuses to Debate Because
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“The rules of the debate that I was shown by the Scott campaign say there should be no fan. Somehow there is a fan there.” Crist used the incident as an opportunity to criticize Scott: “Are we really going to debate about a fan?” he asked, “or are we

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Fan flap: Rick Scott, Charlie Crist squabble delays Florida governor’s debate – Washington Times


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Fan flap: Rick Scott, Charlie Crist squabble delays Florida governor’s debate
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Democratic challenger, former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist, left, and Florida Republican Gov. Rick Scott, shake hands after participating in their second debate, Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, in Davie, Fla. It was sponsored by the Florida Press

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Rick Scott claim of fewer child abuse deaths questioned – SaintPetersBlog (blog)

SaintPetersBlog (blog)Rick Scott claim of fewer child abuse deaths questionedSaintPetersBlog (blog)Republican Gov. Rick Scott repeatedly tells voters that abused and neglected children are safer under his leadership than when his Democratic opponent Ch…

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