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After Rick Scott’s Disastrous Crackdown On Voter Registration, He Reverses … – ThinkProgress


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After Rick Scott’s Disastrous Crackdown On Voter Registration, He Reverses
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In a surprise to voting rights advocates who feared a veto, Florida Governor Rick Scott signed a bill into law Friday morning that will set up an online voter registration system by 2017. But he said he did so “with some hesitation” and “some concerns.”.
Gov. Rick Scott orders lists of critical state needs, hints at possible shutdownTampabay.com (blog)
Gov. Rick Scott is wrongWashington Post
Rick Scott preps for possible government shutdown amid Medicaid standoffWashington Times
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Gov. Rick Scott touts communications services tax cut – News 13 Orlando


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Gov. Rick Scott touts communications services tax cut
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In Florida, it’s an average of 14 percent roughly double the tax rate on a new TV, a pair of jeans or a meal out. It’s a disparity Governor Rick Scott wants lawmakers to fix by cutting the tax on cell phone and TV service. It would only save Kitty
Free-market health plan needs boost from Scott: EditorialOrlando Sentinel
Gov. Scott speaks on textbook tax break at FGCUThe News-Press
Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Scott Hopes For An Early SpringNorthEscambia.com
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Governor Rick Scott to Honor First Responders Next Week – WTXL ABC 27


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Governor Rick Scott to Honor First Responders Next Week
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… to a house fire Tallahassee’s Plantation Woods subdivision. Governor Scott is asking Floridians to take time out of their day to show how much they value first responders. The Governor says he plans to spend time next week honoring police and
Scott wants residents to honor first respondersWKMG Orlando
Rick Scott calls on Florida schoolchildren to thank policeTampabay.com (blog)
Gov. Scott Issues Proclamation For “First Responders” WeekCBS Local
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FL Gov. Rick Scott: All Flags Be Flown at Half-Staff in Honor of Deputy Chris … – WTXL ABC 27


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FL Gov. Rick Scott: All Flags Be Flown at Half-Staff in Honor of Deputy Chris
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(WTXL) – Florida Governor Rick Scott is asking in honor of Leon County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Christopher Smith, that all U.S. and State of Florida flags be flown at half-staff at the Leon County Courthouse, at Tallahassee’s City Hall, at the Leon
Deputy ambushed, killed while responding to fire laid to restWJXT Jacksonville
More than 1000 remember, honor slain deputyFirst Coast News
Flags at half staff for Leon County Deputy Christopher SmithFOX 4
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Report: Gov. Rick Scott’s top inspector told about cover-up of two suspicious … – Florida Times-Union


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Report: Gov. Rick Scott’s top inspector told about cover-up of two suspicious
Florida Times-Union
TALLAHASSEE — A widening scandal focusing on the treatment of Florida prison inmates includes new allegations that Gov. Rick Scott’s own top watchdog was warned about the possible cover-up of two suspicious prison deaths but did not do anything.
Gov. Scott’s office defends not probing prison deathMiamiHerald.com
Report: Governor Scott knew about prison deathsWTXL ABC 27

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Florida teachers union sues Governor Rick Scott – WTXL ABC 27


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Florida teachers union sues Governor Rick Scott
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LEE COUNTY, Fla. (WTXL) A member of a Florida teachers union is suing the Governor over a new piece of legislation. Tom Faasse, a social studies teacher at East Lee County High School in Lehigh Acres, is suing Governor Rick Scott over Senate Bill 850.
East Lee County High teacher sues Gov. Rick ScottLehigh Acres News Star
Florida teachers challenge voucher expansionPensacola News Journal
Florida teachers union challenges voucher expansion billTampabay.com (blog)
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Governor Rick Scott kicks off “Let’s Keep Florida Safe” tour – WTXL ABC 27

Governor Rick Scott kicks off “Let’s Keep Florida Safe” tour
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Governor Rick Scott will begin his “Let’s Keep Florida Safe” tour tomorrow. He will announce his new policy proposals intended to improve Florida communities. Governor Rick Scott’s “Let’s Keep Florida Safe” plan includes maintaining 85 percent

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Governor Rick Scott activates State Emergency Operations Center – WTXL ABC 27

Governor Rick Scott activates State Emergency Operations Center
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TALLAHASSEE, FL (WTXL) — The storms heading though Florida have caused flooding in the Panhandle and Governor Scott has activated the The State Emergency Operations Center. According to the Governor’s office, the Emergency Operations Center …
Gov. Rick Scott Declares State of Emergency in FloridaWCTV
Gov. Scott declares state of emergency for 26 countiesActionNewsJax.com

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Governor Rick Scott and First Lady Ann Scott host Easter Egg Hunt – WTXL ABC 27

Governor Rick Scott and First Lady Ann Scott host Easter Egg Hunt
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL)– Florida Governor Rick Scott and First Lady Ann Scott held an Easter Egg Hunt Saturday at the Governor’s Mansion. Children in foster care, adoptive families and children whose parents serve in the Florida National Guard …

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Governor Rick Scott pays respects to two Fort Hood victims with Florida ties – WTXL ABC 27

Governor Rick Scott pays respects to two Fort Hood victims with Florida ties
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“My deepest sympathies go out to the family and loved ones of Sergeant First Class Daniel M. Ferguson, of Mulberry, who lost his life while actively trying to protect others from harm during Wednesday’s shooting at Fort Hood,” said Governor Rick Scott.

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Governor Rick Scott Appoints New Board of Trustee – WTXL ABC 27

Governor Rick Scott Appoints New Board of Trustee
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TALLAHASSEE (WTXL) – According to the Governor’s Press Office, Governor Rick Scott appointed Marva Johnson to the State Board of education Wednesday. Johnson, 44, is currently the Vice President for Bright House Networks LLC. She succeeds Barbara …
Scott appoints new state Board of Education memberPalm Beach Post (blog)
Gov. Scott appoints executive to the State Board of EducationNews 13 Orlando
Bright House exec named to state Board of EducationOrlando Sentinel (blog)
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Gov. Rick Scott helps serve world’s largest Key lime pie – Local 10


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Gov. Rick Scott helps serve world’s largest Key lime pie
Local 10
Rick Scott smiles with his slice of the giant Key lime pie outside the state Capitol. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -. Gov. Rick Scott helped serve what is being called the world’s largest Key lime pie Tuesday. The giant pastry was the featured attraction to
World’s Largest Key Lime Pie is 1000 poundsKXAN.com
World’s Largest Key Lime Pie Made in Tallahassee for Florida Keys DayNBC 6 South Florida
Giant Key lime pie makes appearance in TallahasseeKeysNews.com (registration)
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