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Florida Governor Rick Scott speaks to the media during a visit to SeaLand shipping lines new Intra-Americas headquarters on January 23, 2015 in Miramar, Florida. Scott announced that Florida businesses added 11,500 private-sector jobs in December 2014 and since December 2010, Florida has added 728,500 private-sector jobs. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Florida To Pay $700,000 To End Public Records Dispute

A dispute alleging Gov. Rick Scott and his staff subverted public-records laws will cost the state $700,000, according to an agreement released Friday by the governor’s office.

08/07/2015

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. (Source: 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

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Lawyer: Scott Broke Law With Private Emails

A Tallahassee lawyer, who says Gov. Rick Scott intentionally broke the state’s public records law, has been given some extra ammunition and permission in his lawsuit.

12/08/2014

A Satanic holiday display approved to be shown in the Florida Capitol. (Courtesy: Satanic Temple)

Satanic Temple Approved For Capitol Holiday Display

Florida’s Capitol will have a new holiday decoration this year. The Satanic Temple will be among its nativity scenes and secular presentations.

12/04/2014

Rick Scott Victory Speech  (Source: CBS4)

Florida Gov., Staff Used Private Email Account For State Business

Records show Florida Governor Rick Scott used his private email account for state business.

11/25/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Feds To Monitor Florida Election Changes; Scott Pushes Back

Gov. Rick Scott’s office and campaign are attacking as “blatantly political” a letter from U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder announcing that the Justice Department is monitoring changes to Florida’s election laws.

08/01/2014

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Gov. Scott Signs Late Term Abortion Bill

Florida Governor Rick Scott signed a bill Friday that would make abortions illegal at any point in a woman’s pregnancy if her doctor determines that the fetus could survive outside the womb.

06/13/2014

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Miami-Dade Easily Brings Home Most Money In Budget

Miami-Dade County has the most money on the line among Florida’s counties as Gov. Rick Scott decides what to veto from a record election-year budget.

05/27/2014

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AAA Waits For Meeting With Scott On Speed Limits

A well-known auto club is putting the pressure on Gov. Rick Scott to meet with him in person, in hopes of persuading him to veto a proposal which could increase speed limits on Florida highways.

05/09/2014