Feds To Monitor Florida Election Changes; Scott Pushes BackGov. 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.
State Fires Back In Lawsuit Over Sunshine Amendment Attorney General Pam Bondi and the Florida Legislature asked the state Supreme Court on Monday to throw out a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of a 2013 law that allows elected officials to use blind trusts to shield their financial assets.
Gov. Scott Getting To Work On Re-Election CampaignGov. Rick Scott announced who will manage his re-election campaign Friday and it requires shuffling around in the governor’s office and the Republican Party of Florida.
Fla. Governor & Attorney General Sued Over Public Records A persistent critic of Gov. Rick Scott filed lawsuits on Monday accusing top Florida officials of flouting the state's public records laws by failing to turn over emails and other documents.
Florida Pays $800K To Fix Governor's MansionDid you know your hard-earned tax dollars are paying for upgrades at Gov. Rick Scott’s Tallahassee mansion? Gov. Scott has repeatedly pledged to slash government spending since his 2010 election yet more than $800,000 has been spent for substantial improvements to the Greek Revival mansion where he and his wife live.
Florida Could See $845M Budget SurplusFlorida could see a budget surplus for the fiscal year and Governor Rick Scott has a few ideas for how to use it.
Gov. Rick Scott Rejects Amazon DealHe’s the governor who has made job creation his top priority but Thursday, Rick Scott rejected a proposed deal to bring major Internet retailer Amazon to the state of Florida.