Brian Burgess

(Source: Executive Office of the Governor)

Scott Takes Blame For Budget Signing Problem

Governor Rick Scott said he is accepting responsibility for one of his staffer’s decision to throw out protesters from his budget-signing ceremony last week.


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Senate Revives Scott’s Business Tax Cut

Governor Rick Scott’s plan to cut corporate taxes had appeared all but dead as members of the Florida Legislature rebelled, but a new plan seems to have Senate support.


Gov. Rick Scott's communications director Brian Burgess uses Twitter to argue with and contradict reporters.

Scott’s Team, Reporters In “Twitter War”

Fingers ablazin’ at 140 characters or less in a message, Governor Rick Scott’s communications director has taken to using Twitter to defend his boss against reports in the media.