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First debate between Rick Scott, Charlie Crist contentious – SaintPetersBlog (blog)


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First debate between Rick Scott, Charlie Crist contentious
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Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Republican-turned-Democrat former Gov. Charlie Crist agreed during a debate Friday that Ebola would be bad for Florida — and they disagreed about nearly everything else. In a contentious debate that reflected the

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In close governor’s race, Charlie Crist and Rick Scott prepare to go head to head – Sun Sentinel

In close governor’s race, Charlie Crist and Rick Scott prepare to go head to head
Sun Sentinel
The first of three critical hours that could alter the outcome of the Florida governor’s race is Friday, when Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic challenger Charlie Crist face off. Three televised debates, the only times Florida voters will get

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Rick Scott close to scoring black-minister endorsement coup in Tampa – MiamiHerald.com (blog)

Rick Scott close to scoring black-minister endorsement coup in Tampa
MiamiHerald.com (blog)
One of Tampa Bay’s most prominent African-American ministers, the Rev. Manuel Sykes of Bethel Community Baptist Church in St. Petersburg, is poised to endorse Republican Gov. Rick Scott’s reelection campaign. “I’m heavily leaning towards it,” Rev.

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In wide-ranging interview, Charlie Crist says Gov. Rick Scott has no integrity – SaintPetersBlog (blog)

In wide-ranging interview, Charlie Crist says Gov. Rick Scott has no integrity
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Republican-turned-Democrat former Gov. Charlie Crist said Tuesday that current Republican Gov. Rick Scott “has no integrity” and his policies are driven by “the almighty dollar.” Crist made the remarks while discussing his campaign to seek his old job

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Fla. governor’s race 2nd in TV spending – Ocala

Fla. governor’s race 2nd in TV spending
Ocala
Florida’s race between Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Republican-turned-Democrat former Gov. Charlie Crist is second only to Pennsylvania on the money spent on television ads in a gubernatorial race, according to a study being released Wednesday.

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Charlie Crist wins primary, now official candidate to take on Gov. Rick Scott – Sun Sentinel

Charlie Crist wins primary, now official candidate to take on Gov. Rick Scott
Sun Sentinel
Charlie Crist won a commanding victory in the Democratic primary Tuesday, propelling him forward into what’s already a blistering hot campaign against Republican Gov. Rick Scott in what will be the highest profile — and most expensive — governor’s

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Medicaid expansion issue key in Rick Scott vs. Charlie Crist – SaintPetersBlog (blog)


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Medicaid expansion issue key in Rick Scott vs. Charlie Crist
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Former Gov. Charlie Crist brings up the topic on most campaign stops and says one of the first things he’ll do if elected is call a special session to expand Medicaid. His opponent, incumbent Republican Gov. Rick Scott, seems to be waning in his

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Dems Use Misleading Attack Ad Against Fla. Gov. Rick Scott – Newsmax.com

Dems Use Misleading Attack Ad Against Fla. Gov. Rick Scott
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A Democratic Party attack ad released Tuesday and targeting Florida’s incumbent Republican Gov. Rick Scott features a picture of an abandoned factory that’s actually in Detroit. Story continues below video.

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Some in Florida GOP worried over Rick Scott’s missteps – SaintPetersBlog (blog)


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Some in Florida GOP worried over Rick Scott’s missteps
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Republican Gov. Rick Scott is a multimillionaire and flies in a private jet, yet his campaign decided to criticize Democratic challenger Charlie Crist as an elitist for wearing a Rolex watch. Democrats pointed out the hypocrisy, and the ensuing media

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Rick Scott signed 12 pro-gun laws during first term – Jacksonville Daily Record

Jacksonville Daily RecordRick Scott signed 12 pro-gun laws during first termJacksonville Daily RecordSince taking office in 2011, Scott has signed into law 12 gun-related measures backed by the NRA. That is nine more than former Republican Gov. Charlie…

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Gov. Scott Signs Bill To Grant In-State Tuition Benefits To Illegal Immigrants – Daily Caller

Gov. Scott Signs Bill To Grant In-State Tuition Benefits To Illegal Immigrants
Daily Caller
The Florida state legislature approved a measure to extend in-state tuition benefits to illegal immigrants over a month ago, and Monday, it got the signature of approval from Republican Gov. Rick Scott. “Making sure all Floridians have access to an

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Rick Scott opposed in-state tuition for DREAMers before he embraced it – PolitiFact


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Rick Scott opposed in-state tuition for DREAMers before he embraced it
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The legislation passed through both chambers by wide margins in the final week of the legislative session, during an election year when Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic rival Charlie Crist are battling for the Hispanic vote, which represents
Florida’s Rick Scott Couldn’t Find Any Seniors Who Hate Obamacare’s Medicare The Wire
Rick Scott would sign bill in favor of medical marijuanaCNN (blog)
Gov. Rick Scott says he backs medical marijuana billMiamiHerald.com
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Rick Scott would sign bill in favor of medical marijuana – CNN (blog)


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Rick Scott would sign bill in favor of medical marijuana
CNN (blog)
(CNN) – Republican Gov. Rick Scott of Florida said he would sign a bill that legalizes a limited strain of medical marijuana. The state House passed the measure on Thursday, and the state Senate is expected to pass it on Friday, the last day of the
Rick Scott opposed in-state tuition for DREAMers before he embraced itPolitiFact
Florida Gov. Rick Scott Says He’ll Sign ‘Charlotte’s Web’ Medical Marijuana BillHuffington Post
Florida’s Rick Scott Couldn’t Find Any Seniors Who Hate Obamacare’s Medicare The Wire
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