Jeff Atwater

State Auction Of Unclaimed Goods Brings In $1.5 MillionA state auction of unclaimed-property over the weekend brought in $1.53 million.
Interim Chiefs Of DEP, FDLE File To Make Jobs PermanentThe interim leaders of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement both want to make their jobs permanent.
Environmental, Law Enforcement Jobs Draw HopefulsFlorida has received an array of applications for the top jobs at its environmental and law-enforcement agencies, with little more than a week remaining for people to submit resumes.
Ron DeSantis To Run For Rubio Senate SeatCalling for reforms based on "limited government," two-term Republican Congressman Ron DeSantis announced Wednesday he will run in 2016 for a U.S. Senate seat that will be vacated by presidential candidate Marco Rubio.
Atwater Keeps Door Open For Future CampaignsState Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater still has his eyes on pursuing a bigger political stage.
Atwater Won't Run For U.S. Senate SeatFlorida Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater surprised the state's political establishment Saturday, announcing he will not pursue a U.S. Senate seat expected to open up if Sen. Marco Rubio runs for president.
Poll Shows Heavy Support For Medical MarijuanaFive months after narrowly rejecting a medical-marijuana ballot initiative, Florida voters overwhelmingly support allowing doctor-prescribed pot in the state, according to a poll released Monday.
Florida Gov. Admits Mishandling Ouster Of State's Top Cop Florida Gov. Rick Scott admitted to mishandling the ouster of the head of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE).
Media, Open-Government Groups Seek Answers On Bailey OusterGovernor Rick Scott is getting pressure from media organizations and open-government advocates who filed a lawsuit over the ouster of Florida's top cop.
Gov. Scott Hopes For An Early SpringGroundhog Day might not be until Monday, but Gov. Rick Scott probably doesn't need a rodent to tell him that his winter of discontent is going to last awhile longer.
Gov. Scott Responds To Former FDLE Leader’s CommentsGov. Rick Scott contends that the former Florida Department of Law Enforcement commissioner “resigned” on his own terms – and he is sticking to it.
Florida Gov. Scott To Respond To 'Ridiculous' AllegationsFlorida Governor Rick Scott said he plans to respond to allegations against his administration brought on by the state's former top cop.