Tag Archive: sayfie

Apr
24

Gov. Scott Coached During TV Interviews

Gov. Rick Scott declined to be part of a lawsuit against the company that owned the oil well involved in a massive spill in …

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Apr
20

Florida Set to Move on a “Show Me Your Papers” Immigration Bill – It May Cost the Republicans 2012

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Rep. William Snyder’s (R, Stuart) proposal to halt illegal immigration cleared the Economic Affairs Committee of the Florida House on an 11-7 vote late …

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Apr
06

Milestones in our fight against Rick Scott

Today, we will have garnered over 4,000 signatures on our electronic petition for the resignation of Gov. Rick Scott.  Additionally, more than 150 will …

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Apr
05

Florida Legislature on the verge of passing a ‘show us your papers’ immigration law

Sitting in front of a crowd that included children of immigrant workers — some clad in “Don’t Deport My Dad” t-shirts — a Senate …

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Apr
05

Conservation groups say ‘we are under assault’ by Scott, Florida lawmakers

Environmental issues are always part of the legislative give-and-take when Florida lawmakers convene in Tallahassee. Midway through this year’s session, though, the give-and-take is …

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Apr
05

The Political Lessons of Rick Scott

Thank you, Rick Scott. I know, I know. You’re thinking something along the lines of: “WHAAAAT!???!” But it occured to me, after the latest …

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Apr
04

What happens when privatization gets out of control: Salaries for Florida’s child care officials are out of control, lawmakers say

WHEN WILL THE INSANITY STOP? I AM GLAD THE LEGISLATURE IS LOOKING AT THIS, BUT THIS TYPE OF BS IS WHAT THEY WANT FOR …

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Apr
03

Congrats to Rick Scott on making the list of the 8 worst governors in America!

S-A-L-U-T-E   …Rick Scott was once the CEO of Columbia/HCA, a massive hospital chain. The federal government fined Columbia/HCA for Medicaid and Medicare fraud. …

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Apr
03

Major Rick Scott supporter will benefit majorly from prison privatization plans

TALLAHASSEE — The Legislature’s push to privatize many more prisons, its most far-reaching cost-cutting plan in years, opens a lucrative door to politically connected …

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Apr
03

Bob Graham: Florida — the sad state of our state

Bob Graham argues that the current Legislature is on a course to erase decades of investment and progress in education. He writes in the …

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Apr
02

Key West Conchs give Gov. Rick Scott a (urine) sample of their love

…A group of Key West residents calling themselves the Committee for the Positive Insistence on a Sane Society (PISS) plans to gather at high …

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Apr
02

Rick Scott Booed on Opening Day- 4-1-2011

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Apr
02

Florida Governor Wants Poor to Pay $35 for Drug Test Before Receiving Welfare

IF YOU MADE THIS STUFF UP, NO ONE WOULD BELIEVE YOU.   Oh, to be a wealthy politician in this day and age. Tanyaa …

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Apr
02

More than 2000 people have signed the online petition for the resignation of Gov. Rick Scott

Our new goal is to reach 5000 by the end of April.  Keep passing the link on to help us reach our goal.

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Apr
01

Olive Garden Wants to Be Disney: Darden Restaurants is seeking one-of-a-kind tax break from FL Legislature

TALLAHASSEE — Darden Restaurants is lobbying the Florida Legislature for a tax break that would save the company as much as $5 million a …

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Mar
31

Today, Rick Scott Will Lay Out Cuts For Developmentally Disabled And Then Attends A Special Olympics Photo-Op

Today, Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) will announce deep cuts to programs that help the developmentally disabled in his state. Scott will invoke his …

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Mar
31

Haridopolos Thinks Leadership is Sticking Ordinary Florida Citizens With the Bill

Tax increases may be off the table, but state legislators are pushing a host of other proposals that would increase property insurance rate and …

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