Governor Rick Scott

Florida Governor Rick Scott attends a road expansion event at the Casa Maiz restaurant as he fields questions from reporters about climate change on March 9, 2015 in Hialeah, Florida. Recent reports indicate that the Florida governor allegedly issued orders for certain state agencies to not to use the term 'climate change' or 'global warming' in any official communications, emails, or reports. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Gov. Rick Scott’s Email Battle Rages On

The battle over Gov. Rick Scott’s use of a personal email rages on – this time with a California judge chiming in.

04/30/2015

Florida Governor Rick Scott attends a road expansion event at the Casa Maiz restaurant where he fieldeds questions from reporters about climate change on March 9, 2015 in Hialeah, Florida. Recent reports indicate that the Florida governor allegedly issued orders for certain state agencies to not to use the term 'climate change' or 'global warming' in any official communications, emails, or reports. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Gov. Scott Says He Will Work On New Budget For State

Gov. Rick Scott has promised to help work on a new state budget.

04/30/2015

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State Agencies Will Have To Fly American Flags Made In USA

Florida’s state agencies, cities, towns and villages will soon have to go “American.” Under a bill headed to Governor Rick Scott for signing, all Florida city, county and state government agencies must fly American flags that were made in the U.S.A.

04/29/2015

Picture taken on January 15, 2012 in Lille, northern France, of drug capsules. (Photo credit: PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Bill Passed To Let Dying Patients Try Experimental Drugs

A bill that would allow terminally ill patients to try experimental drugs is headed to Florida Governor Rick Scott.

04/28/2015

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Florida Could Soon Limit Access To Police Camera Videos

The State of Florida may soon place limits on who is allowed to access video taken by body cameras worn by law enforcement officers.

04/24/2015

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Gov. Scott Says Lifting Embargo Would Hurt State Farmers

Governor Rick Scott is criticizing President Barack Obama’s plans to lift part of a longstanding embargo against Cuba because he feels it will hurt the state’ farmers.

04/23/2015

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks at the Ernest F. Coe Visitor Center during a visit to the Everglades National Park on April 22, 2015 in Homestead, Florida. The President visited the park on Earth Day where he spoke about the threat that climate change poses to our economy and to the world.(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

President Designates Marjory Stoneman Douglas Home As Historic Landmark

During his visit to Everglades National Park Wednesday, President Barack Obama announced the Coconut Grove cottage of famed conservationist Marjory Stoneman Douglas would be designated as a national historic landmark.

04/22/2015

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Bill Will Allow Rural Mail Carriers Ride Without Seat Belts

Lawmakers came together to pass a bill Wednesday that would allow rural letter carriers to ride without seat belts.

04/22/2015

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Florida Legislature Passes Bill To Outlaw Ticket Quotas

The Florida Legislature passed a bill Wednesday to outlaw traffic ticket quotas for law enforcement agencies.

04/22/2015

(Source: CBSMiami/Dave Game) One of the new private rooms. Existing semi-private rooms are being remodeled and converted into private rooms

Florida Sends Feds Hospital Funding Proposal

A proposal based on the state Senate’s plan to extending funding for hospitals that treat low-income patients has been submitted to the federal government.

04/20/2015

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