Florida Governor Rick Scott

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Gov. Scott Declares March 21, Save The Florida Panther Day

Florida Governor Rick Scott declared March 21st as “Save the Florida Panther Day.”

03/21/2015

BOSTON - AUGUST 16:  Textbooks sit on the shelf at Quantumbooks August 16, 2005 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Government Accountability Office finds that the average student spends almost $900 on textbooks and supplies, or 26 percent of tuition and fees per year at typical public four-year colleges. The report finds textbook prices have increased 186 percent since 1986.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Senate Panel To Study Textbook Tax Breaks

The Senate will take up a proposal by Florida Governor Rick Scott that would allow college textbooks to be sales-tax exempt.

03/20/2015

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Scott Says Nationals, Astros Staying In Florida

Florida Governor Rick Scott said Washington Nationals and Houston Astros have “chosen to stay in Florida.”

02/11/2015

Florida Governor Rick Scott (Source: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Florida Gov. Wants Tighter Controls On College Costs

Florida Governor Rick Scott is urging state legislators to pass a bill to lower the price of textbooks along with tuition increases for graduates.

02/10/2015

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Prosecutor: No Plans To Investigate Complaint Over Ouster

A Tallahassee prosecutor said he will not investigate whether Florida Governor Rick Scott along with cabinet members violated the state’s law on open meetings.

01/30/2015

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Florida Gov. Wants More Money To Help Charter Schools

Florida Governor Rick Scott is asking for a significant boost in funding to help restore and build new charter schools.

01/15/2015

Arnold Abbott charged for breaking a new law in Fort Lauderdale that bans feeding the homeless in public. (Source: CBS4)

2014’s Top Stories In Broward County

The year of 2014 in Broward was riddled with scandal from a fight over a fan in politics to a feud over homeless feedings to a major manhunt and then some along the way. Here’s a peek at just some of the top Broward stories for 2014.

01/01/2015

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New Opportunities, Challenges For Gov. Scott In Second Term

As Florida Governor Rick Scott prepares to take the oath for a second time on Tuesday, he does so as a different figure than his first term when he struggled with his inaugural speech.

12/31/2014

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Florida Gov. Gives Extra Paid Holiday To State Workers

Florida Governor Rick Scott is giving state workers an extra paid holiday this year– the day after Christmas.

12/12/2014

Rick Scott Victory Speech  (Source: CBS4)

Lawyer: Scott Broke Law With Private Emails

Private emails from a Google account could be key evidence in a lawsuit that charges Florida Governor Rick Scott flouted the state’s public records laws.

12/08/2014

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