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Rick Scott defends his call for Florida hospitals to share the wealth – SaintPetersBlog (blog)


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Rick Scott defends his call for Florida hospitals to share the wealth
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Rick Scott‘s call for Florida hospitals to share their profits if the federal government refuses to authorize $2.2 billion in health-care spending has been greeted as a form of socialism by critics, including some from his own party. “That’s government
Special session officially called as Scott prepares for shutdownBay News 9
Scott: Keep ‘critical services’ in case of shutdownTallahassee.com
Scott quietly spends morning in BradentonSarasota Herald-Tribune
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Gov. Rick Scott prays with group on National Day of Prayer – WJXT Jacksonville


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Gov. Rick Scott prays with group on National Day of Prayer
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The 64th annual National Day of Prayer was a faith gathering at public buildings across the country. Florida Gov. Rick Scott prayed with the group. “We are very blessed to live in this unbelievable country,” Scott said. “We’re blessed to live in the
Rick Scott gets bill limiting drones in FloridaSaintPetersBlog (blog)
Rick Scott signs bill limiting drones in FloridaSunshine State News
National Day of Prayer at the Florida CapitolWCTV

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‘Not as good’ PSC reforms headed to Gov. Rick Scott after Senate vote – Bradenton Herald


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‘Not as good’ PSC reforms headed to Gov. Rick Scott after Senate vote
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The Senate Wednesday passed and sent to Gov. Rick Scott a bill that seeks to reform the Public Service Commission that regulates Florida’s biggest utilities. The 40-0 vote followed an impassioned speech by the bill’s sponsor, Sen. Jack Latvala, R
Florida agencies must now buy flags made in USAWJXT Jacksonville

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Gov. Rick Scott appoints James Johns as St. Johns County commissioner – St. Augustine Record


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Gov. Rick Scott appoints James Johns as St. Johns County commissioner
St. Augustine Record
Gov. Rick Scott announced today the appointment of James Johns as a St. Johns County Commissioner, according to a press release from the governor’s office. Johns, 47, of St. Johns, is president of Solid Rock Engineering Consultants Inc. He will replace …
Governor appoints James Johns to St. Johns County commissionWJXT Jacksonville

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Florida Gov. Rick Scott and Cabinet will spend up to $50000 for Cabinet counsel – Bradenton Herald


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Florida Gov. Rick Scott and Cabinet will spend up to $50000 for Cabinet counsel
Bradenton Herald
Gov. Rick Scott and the Cabinet voted Tuesday to spend up to $50,000 in additional legal fees for an outside counsel to represent the Cabinet, the fifth named defendant in a lawsuit by more than a dozen news outlets over the ouster of former FDLE …
Gov. Scott, Cabinet OK developer John Neal’s projectSarasota Herald-Tribune
Rick Scott, Cabinet reject Confederates for veterans hall of fameSunshine State News
Scott, Cabinet reject Confederates for veterans hallWJXT Jacksonville
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UNCUT: Gov. Rick Scott’s State of the State address – WJXT Jacksonville

UNCUT: Gov. Rick Scott’s State of the State address
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As the 2015 Florida legislative session opened Tuesday, Gov. Rick Scott delivers his annual State of the State speech outlining his priorities for the year. Comments. The views expressed below are not those of News4Jax or its affiliated companies. By

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Fla. Gov. Rick Scott in Pennsylvania next week to poach jobs – WJXT Jacksonville


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Fla. Gov. Rick Scott in Pennsylvania next week to poach jobs
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Gov. Rick Scott will spend Monday and part of Tuesday in Pennsylvania, his first trip since being reelected to try and recruit businesses to move to Florida, but he’s getting a cold reception in more ways than one.
Rick Scott warns Pennsylvanians that he’s coming for their jobsOrlando Sentinel
Fla. Gov. Rick Scott is coming for your jobs: The Opinion Week in PicturesPennLive.com
Pennsylvania Paper Declares War on Rick Scott Jobs “Poaching”Capitol News Service
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Fla. Gov. Rick Scott: Volkswagen will make Jacksonville its southeast port – ActionNewsJax.com


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Fla. Gov. Rick Scott: Volkswagen will make Jacksonville its southeast port
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Scott’s announcement about the new jobs. He plans to let his friends know about the new opportunity. “I’ll definitely be spreading the word,” said Davis. Gov. Rick Scott says Volkswagen was originally in Georgia, but thought Northeast Florida was a
Port Canaveral loses out on VW import dealFlorida Today
JaxPort lands five-year Volkwagen deal, 100 jobsJacksonville Daily Record
Volkswagen picks JaxPort as its Southeastern U.S. port, importing VWs, Audis St. Augustine Record
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Gov. Rick Scott gets low marks in new poll – WJXT Jacksonville


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Gov. Rick Scott gets low marks in new poll
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Despite winning a second term in office a majority of Floridians don’t approve of the job that Gov. Rick Scott is doing. A Quinnipiac University poll released Tuesday shows that only 42 percent of voters approve of the job Scott is doing while 47

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Scott rejects Adkins’ request for pension investigation, says issue is local one – Florida Times-Union


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Scott rejects Adkins’ request for pension investigation, says issue is local one
Florida Times-Union
TALLAHASSEE | Gov. Rick Scott rejected Tuesday state Rep. Janet Adkins’ request for him to call for an investigation of the Jacksonville Police and Fire Pension Fund. Scott’s office sent Adkins a letter signed by his chief inspector general, Melinda
State won’t investigate Jacksonville’s pension fundWJXT Jacksonville

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Gov. Rick Scott refusing to disclose financial information – Tampabay.com


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Gov. Rick Scott refusing to disclose financial information
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TALLAHASSEE — Florida Gov. Rick Scott, a wealthy former businessman who put up millions of his money to help his two campaigns, is refusing to hand over detailed financial information that could answer whether he is violating a state ethics law.
Gov. Rick Scott proposes repeal of hospital funding lawMiamiHerald.com
Gov. Rick Scott touts tax cuts in Jacksonville visitWJXT Jacksonville
Ex-prisons chief blasts Rick ScottSarasota Herald-Tribune
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Gov. Rick Scott’s budget includes cleaning up Florida prison system – WJXT Jacksonville


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Gov. Rick Scott’s budget includes cleaning up Florida prison system
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Rick Scott’s $77 billion budget proposal includes more than $50 million of new money designed to clean up Florida’s prison system. New Department of Corrections Secretary Julie Jones said it’s a good start. “We’ve been able to take a very strategic
Scott recommends prison budget without money for investigations into inmate MiamiHerald.com (blog)
Scott’s prison budget fails to include money to investigate record high inmate Tampabay.com

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Gov. Rick Scott wants to stop taxing textbooks, expand Bright Futures – WJXT Jacksonville


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Gov. Rick Scott wants to stop taxing textbooks, expand Bright Futures
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Scott on Thursday also said that he wants legislators to set $23.5 million to expand Florida’s popular Bright Futures college scholarship program so it will cover summer classes. The program, which is paid from the sales of lottery tickets, provides
Romano: If Rick Scott gets away with this, Florida is in troubleTampabay.com
Probe called for in Rick Scott FDLE controversyWTSP 10 News
Investigate charges that Scott abused powerSun Sentinel
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Rick Scott proposes $100 million in additional funding for charter schools – SaintPetersBlog (blog)

SaintPetersBlog (blog)Rick Scott proposes $100 million in additional funding for charter schoolsSaintPetersBlog (blog)Governor Rick Scott is proposing $100 million for capital projects at charter schools in the state. Scott announced his plan during a …

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TRANSCRIPT: Gov. Rick Scott’s second inaugural address – WJXT Jacksonville


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TRANSCRIPT: Gov. Rick Scott’s second inaugural address
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“Thanks to Governor Rick Perry for being here today and Governor Chris Christie. I would also like to recognize Lt. Governor Carlos Lopez-Cantera, Attorney General Pam Bondi, CFO Jeff Atwater, Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam, Senate President …

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Gov. Scott set to be sworn in for 2nd term – WJXT Jacksonville


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Gov. Scott set to be sworn in for 2nd term
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“While we are focused on growing jobs in Florida, we must realize that positions our state as a fighter in a great movement against the silent growth of government,” according to an excerpt of Scott’s speech provided by his office. “Many states, like

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