Gov. Rick Scott

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Child Welfare System Looks To Institute To Help ‘Steer A Course’

Lawmakers and those charged with improving Florida’s child welfare system await as a state institute prepares it’s first report on the troubled sector for Florida Governor Rick Scott and the Legislature.

11/26/2014

Herschel Vinyard, Secretary of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, is resigning Dec. 1. (Source: www.dep.state.fl.us)

Florida Environmental Protection Secretary Resigns

Herschel Vinyard, Secretary of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, is resigning Dec. 1.

11/26/2014

People stand in a line to enter a job fair. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Florida Unemployment Rate Drops Slightly

Florida’s unemployment rate dropped slightly in October.

11/21/2014

One Year Anniversary Of BP Oil Spill Approaches

Florida Gets $34M Oil Spill Grant For Conservation

In an effort to conserve the Gulf of Mexico, Florida was awarded $34.3 million in conservation grants from a settlement over the 2010 oil spill.

11/17/2014

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Gov. Scott Orders Drop In Cost Of Hunting Licenses

Now is the time to grab your lifetime hunting or fishing license. Gov. Rick Scott has ordered a drop in the cost for these state licenses.

11/13/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: Annette Taddeo

Jim goes one-on-one with Annette Taddeo, for her first sit-down interview since losing the election. The Democratic candidate for Lieutenant Governor and Jim discuss the failed campaign to unseat Rick Scott. When did they know they were in trouble? What was it like in the room as the results came in? And why can’t Democrats get their act together?

CBS4–11/10/2014

Charlie Crist Concedes  (Source: CBS4)

Crist Misses Opportunities With Minority Voters

To win the gubernatorial race, former Governor Charlie Crist needed Florida’s black and Latino voters.

11/08/2014

Charlie Crist (Right) & Gov. Rick Scott (Left) (Source: CBS4)

Republican Turnout, Wave Overwhelmed Crist

The Democratic plan meant to get Republican Gov. Rick Scott’s gubernatorial seat for the next four years failed on Tuesday evening.

11/05/2014

Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Bondi Re-elected As Florida’s Attorney General

Republican Pam Bondi was re-elected as Florida’s attorney general on Tuesday.

11/04/2014

Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic challenger Charlie Crist. 
(Source: CBS4)

Scott, Crist Spending Battle Leads To Most Expensive Florida Race

Florida’s gubernatorial candidates differ on almost every single issue, including how they spent their campaign money down the stretch.

11/04/2014

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