Melissa Sellers

(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

Florida Capitol Complex (Source: dms.myflorida.com)

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.

05/19/2014

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Gov. Scott Getting To Work On Re-Election Campaign

Gov. 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.

01/17/2014

Florida Gov. Rick Scott Holds News Conference At Biomedical Product Manufacturing

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.

11/25/2013

Florida Governor's Mansion (Source: CBS4)

Florida Pays $800K To Fix Governor’s Mansion

Did 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.

CBS Miami–10/28/2013

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Florida Could See $845M Budget Surplus

Florida could see a budget surplus for the fiscal year and Governor Rick Scott has a few ideas for how to use it.

09/05/2013

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Gov. Rick Scott Rejects Amazon Deal

He’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.

CBS Miami–05/16/2013

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