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Gov. Rick Scott signs revenge porn, growler and 25 other bills – WESH Orlando


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Gov. Rick Scott signs revenge porn, growler and 25 other bills
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. —Revenge porn will be illegal, half-gallon beer growlers will be legal and cities like Waldo won’t be able to set ticket quotas for police officers. Those were among 27 bills Gov. Rick Scott signed into law Thursday. Under the new
Florida governor signs bill that outlaws online ‘revenge porn’Toronto Sun
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Scott signs revenge porn, growler and 25 other billsWink News

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Florida governor signs bill that outlaws online ‘revenge porn’ – Reuters


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Florida governor signs bill that outlaws online ‘revenge porn’
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TALLAHASSEE Governor Rick Scott signed legislation Thursday making it illegal in Florida to post “revenge porn” on the Internet, joining more than a dozen other U.S. states. The “sexual cyberharassment” bill that takes effect Oct. 1 makes it a

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Traffic ticket quotas illegal beginning July 1 under Waldo bill Rick Scott … – SaintPetersBlog (blog)


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Traffic ticket quotas illegal beginning July 1 under Waldo bill Rick Scott
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Traffic ticket quotas are illegal in the Sunshine State under a bill Rick Scott signed into law on Thursday. The so-called “Waldo” bill–nicknamed after the city of Waldo on heavily traveled U.S. 301 and once considered one of the nation’s worst speed
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Gov. Rick Scott praised by Broward health care exec (who was hired by Scott … – Sun Sentinel (blog)


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Gov. Rick Scott praised by Broward health care exec (who was hired by Scott
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El Sanadi is a Scott supporter himself. State election records show he contributed $20,500 to support Scott’s re-election with contributions to the governor’s campaign and his Let’s Get to Work political action committee. Broward Health is the brand

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As Sea Level Rises, Idiot Rick Scott Continues to Ignore Climate Change – Ring of Fire

Ring of FireAs Sea Level Rises, Idiot Rick Scott Continues to Ignore Climate ChangeRing of FireFlorida is one of the states severely threatened by rising sea levels, a symptom of climate change. Despite the pleas of scientists and engineers, Florida Go…

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Rick Scott preps for possible government shutdown amid Medicaid standoff – Washington Times


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Rick Scott preps for possible government shutdown amid Medicaid standoff
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Rick Scott told state agencies Thursday to single out their most pressing needs and make a list of services that must salvaged in case of a government shutdown in July. Florida’s legislature left Tallahassee this month without agreeing to an annual
Gov. Rick Scott orders lists of critical state needs, hints at possible shutdownTampabay.com (blog)
Florida Gov. Rick Scott orders lists of critical state needs, hints at July 1 Bradenton Herald
Gov. Rick Scott asks agency heads to prepare for potential government shutdownNaples Daily News
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Florida Gov. Rick Scott stands by $8 billion surplus figure, with no explanation – Bradenton Herald

Florida Gov. Rick Scott stands by $8 billion surplus figure, with no explanation
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Gov. Rick Scott’s office said Wednesday that Scott stands by his statement on Fox News Monday that the state would have a surplus of $8 billion if the Legislature adopts what he continues to call a “continuation budget” — in other words, holding the

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Gov. Rick Scott sparks resistance and confusion with call for ‘continuation … – Tampabay.com (blog)


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Gov. Rick Scott sparks resistance and confusion with call for ‘continuation
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Taking direct aim at President Barack Obama, Scott took his case to Washington on Tuesday where he met with Republican members of Congress, a day after a TV interview in which he sounded resigned to adopting a “continuation budget,” an idea met with …
Annotating Rick Scott on Medicaid expansionPolitiFact
Rick Scott, Florida governor, pleads with Capitol Hill GOP to back him in Washington Times
Gov. Rick Scott sparks resistance, confusion with call for a ‘continuation’ budgetMiami Herald
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While Gov. Rick Scott touts job creation, report points to a slowdown – Tampabay.com (blog)

While Gov. Rick Scott touts job creation, report points to a slowdown
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Gov. Rick Scott will be in Edgewater this afternoon as part of a relentless campaign of stop-bys to tout private sector job growth in Florida. The event — this time at boat manufacturer Boston Whaler — typically involves Scott honoring job creators
Governor: Boston Whaler hires aid Florida’s economyDaytona Beach News-Journal

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Rick Scott: Budget Impasse Could Delay Tax Cuts – Sunshine State News


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Rick Scott: Budget Impasse Could Delay Tax Cuts
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Rick Scott said Monday night on FOX News that he expects lawmakers will simply approve a base budget — which he calls a “continuation” budget — during an upcoming special legislative session. Such action, Scott said, could require a $690 million
Gov Warns Budget Impasse Could Delay Tax CutsCBS Local

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Gov. Rick Scott sparks resistance, confusion with call for a ‘continuation’ budget – Miami Herald


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Gov. Rick Scott sparks resistance, confusion with call for a ‘continuation’ budget
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Gov. Rick Scott’s call for a status quo or “continuation” state budget faces growing resistance from leaders of the Florida Legislature, who say they can still resolve an impasse and produce a budget by July 1. Taking direct aim at President Barack
Gov. Rick Scott tells Fox News he’s giving up on tax cuts, pursuing Tampabay.com (blog)
Rick Scott, Florida governor, pleads with Capitol Hill GOP to back him in Washington Times
Gov. Scott draws Republicans in Congress into Medicaid disputeSun Sentinel
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Editorial: Rick Scott, Florida’s socialist governor – Tampabay.com (blog)


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Editorial: Rick Scott, Florida’s socialist governor
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Meet the latest version of Rick Scott, wealthy hospital executive turned tea party candidate turned free-market governor. And now, it would seem, a socialist. The man who bought the Governor’s Mansion with millions from building the nation’s largest
Annotating Rick Scott on Medicaid expansionPolitiFact
Gov. Rick Scott sparks resistance, confusion with call for a ‘continuation’ budgetMiami Herald
Rick Scott, Florida governor, pleads with Capitol Hill GOP to back him in Washington Times
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Rick Scott’s Let’s Get to Work PAC has raised more than $2.3 million this year – SaintPetersBlog (blog)


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Rick Scott’s Let’s Get to Work PAC has raised more than $2.3 million this year
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Gov. Rick Scott‘s “Let’s Get to Work” political committee raised $687, 691 in April, including a $100,000 contribution from Tampa Bay Lightning owner and Channelside developer Jeff Vinik. That brings his totals in 2015 to over $2.3 million ($2,368,000).

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Rick Scott talks about Fed’s responding on LIP – Tallahassee.com


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Rick Scott talks about Fed’s responding on LIP
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During a break with reporters between meetings Tuesday with lawmakers on Capitol Hill. Here he talks about his displeasure with the Fed’s preliminary decision to reject extension of the LIP which compensates hospitals for treating uninsured patients.

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Gov. Rick Scott appointees to hospital and health-care commission lack expertise – Florida Times-Union

Gov. Rick Scott appointees to hospital and health-care commission lack expertiseFlorida Times-UnionTALLAHASSEE | Gov. Rick Scott appointed nine people from all walks of life to serve on his Commission on Healthcare and Hospital Funding. There is a bank…

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