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Rick Scott, the can-do governor – Sun-Sentinel

Rick Scott, the can-do governor
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… as if it matters. If the unengaged Florida electorate acts as expected, what will tip the race more than anything else is how many voters give Rick Scott credit for the recent $25 cut in their auto registration fees. Copyright © 2014, South Florida

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PortMiami tunnel in last stages of testing – South Florida Business Journal


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PortMiami tunnel in last stages of testing
South Florida Business Journal
Rick Scott, but it won’t officially open for traffic for a few more days, officials said. RELATED CONTENT: Year in Review: PortMiami tunnel sees light of day. Noted by the likes of President Barack Obama as a prominent example of infrastructure
Gov. Scott Attends Dedication Ceremony For PortMiami TunnelCBS Local
Funding flows to Florida’s portsFlorida Today
Officials: Port of Miami Tunnel to open this monthBradenton Herald

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South Florida unemployment rate down; good news for Gov. Rick Scott’s campaign – Local 10


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South Florida unemployment rate down; good news for Gov. Rick Scott’s campaign
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Florida’s unemployment rate is remaining relatively flat, while the unemployment rate in South Florida is down from the same time last year. In April 2013, Miami-Dade County’s unemployment rate was 8.6 percent, which fell to 6.6 percent this year. In

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Gov. Rick Scott okays 2 nuclear generators for South Florida – Tampabay.com

Gov. Rick Scott okays 2 nuclear generators for South Florida
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In a victory for the state’s largest utility, Florida Power & Light, Gov. Rick Scott and the Florida Cabinet granted it permission to build two nuclear generators and 88 miles of transmission lines in Miami-Dade County.

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Scott to approve 3 sales tax holidays – South Florida Business Journal (blog)

Scott to approve 3 sales tax holidays
South Florida Business Journal (blog)
Rick Scott is expected to sign a bill that would create three sales tax holidays this year. The governor will sign the bill Monday during a visit to the annual Governor’s Hurricane Conference. The measure (HB 5601) includes a nine-day sales tax holiday

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Trump slams Gov. Scott on Twitter – South Florida Business Journal (blog)

Trump slams Gov. Scott on Twitter
South Florida Business Journal (blog)
Outspoken billionaire Donald Trump tweeted yesterday criticizing Scott and his office’s ongoing negotiation with the Seminole Tribe of Florida over their gambling agreement with the state, WTSP said. Trump first tweeted: “Thought Scott“>@ FLGovScott
Donald Trump tweets dissatisfaction with Rick Scott’s negotiation with Sunshine State News
Gov. Scott, Seminole Tribe have not made gambling dealNews 13 Orlando
Donald Trump criticizes Gov. Scott on TwitterFirst Coast News
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Gov. Rick Scott to Tout Tax Cuts Approved by Legislators – NBC 6 South Florida


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Gov. Rick Scott to Tout Tax Cuts Approved by Legislators
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MIAMI, FL – MARCH 24: Florida Gov. Rick Scott speaks with the media during a visit to the Miami Children’s Museum on March 24, 2014 in Miami, Florida. Scott visited the musum to highlight the states increased funding for early childhood education while …

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Gov. Rick Scott says he’ll back medical marijuana bill – South Florida Business Journal (blog)

Gov. Rick Scott says he’ll back medical marijuana bill
South Florida Business Journal (blog)
Gov. Rick Scott surprised supporters by saying that he will sign the bill if it passes the Senate. More than 125,000 people suffer from severe epilepsy in Florida and the bill authorizes doctors to order low-THC cannabis for use by patients suffering

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Rick Scott Is the Dumbest Politician in the History of All Politicians – Gawker

Rick Scott Is the Dumbest Politician in the History of All Politicians
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Say you’re an embattled conservative governor in Florida. Say you want to go out and glad-hand with voters who hate Obamacare as much as you do. What’s the stupidest place to do that? How about a senior center in South Florida, where Barack Obama …

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Florida Gov. Rick Scott Names New DCF Secretary – NBC 6 South Florida

Florida Gov. Rick Scott Names New DCF Secretary
NBC 6 South Florida
Rick Scott is naming a new secretary for the state’s embattled child welfare agency. Scott on Monday will announce that Mike Carroll has been appointed to take over the Department of Children and Families. Scott will make the announcement during a
Gov. Rick Scott to Name New DCF HeadWCTV

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Florida Governor Rick Scott Backs Controversial Growler Legalization – NBC 6 South Florida

NBC 6 South FloridaFlorida Governor Rick Scott Backs Controversial Growler LegalizationNBC 6 South FloridaFlorida Governor Rick Scott Backs Controversial Growler Legalization. Whether Scott signs a bill to allow 64-ounce growler sales at Florida craft …

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Driver in Gov. Rick Scott’s Security Detail in Minor Wreck – NBC 6 South Florida


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Driver in Gov. Rick Scott’s Security Detail in Minor Wreck
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Driver in Gov. Rick Scott’s Security Detail in Minor Wreck. NBC 6 South Florida. Gov. Rick Scott. advertisement. A driver who was part of Gov. Rick Scott’s security detail was in a minor car accident while trying to back into a parking spot in
Driver of Gov. Rick Scott’s security detail gets in minor wreck in NaplesNaples Daily News
Driver Of Scott’s Security Detail In Minor WreckCBS Local
Gov. Scott’s SUV involved in Naples parking lot crashNBC2 News
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Florida Gov. Rick Scott Gives State of the State Speech – NBC 6 South Florida


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Florida Gov. Rick Scott Gives State of the State Speech
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Gov. Rick Scott touted Florida’s improving economy in a State of the State speech Tuesday that drew a contrast between the recession years under former Gov. Charlie Crist and the jobs created during his first three years in office. Scott described the

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Florida Governor Rick Scott, Senator Marco Rubio Urge Sanctions Against … – NBC 6 South Florida

NBC 6 South FloridaFlorida Governor Rick Scott, Senator Marco Rubio Urge Sanctions Against …NBC 6 South FloridaFlorida Sen. Marco Rubio and Gov. Rick Scott told a crowd of Venezuelans in Miami on Friday they are urging the U.S. government to instate …

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Haitian-Americans disappointed with Gov. Rick Scott and his trade mission to … – MiamiHerald.com (blog)


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Haitian-Americans disappointed with Gov. Rick Scott and his trade mission to
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Gov. Rick Scott’s plans this month to travel to the Dominican Republic on a trade mission has angered South Florida’s Haitian-American community, who say the Caribbean island nation is violating the human rights of Haitians by denying them Dominican 
Fla. Gov. Rick Scott cancels plan to go on trade mission trip to Dominican Daily Journal
Gov. Scott Cancels Dominican Republic TripCBS Local

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Ex-Gov. Charlie Crist Leads Gov. Rick Scott by 8 Points in Poll – NBC 6 South Florida


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Ex-Gov. Charlie Crist Leads Gov. Rick Scott by 8 Points in Poll
NBC 6 South Florida
“At least for now, Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s comeback against his major Democratic challenger, former Gov. Charlie Crist, has stalled after considerably narrowing the Crist lead in 2013,” said Peter Brown, assistant director of the Quinnipiac

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