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2016 Presidential Hopeful Marco Rubio (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Florida Republicans Exploring Run For Rubio’s Seat

Four possible candidates to fill Senator Marco Rubio’s seat say their decision on whether to run will be made in the next few weeks.

05/16/2015

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. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Gov. Scott Files Lawsuit Against Obama Over Medicaid Expansion

Florida Gov. Rick Scott filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the Obama administration, saying they are coercing the state to expand Medicaid in order for Florida to get $1 billion in federal hospital funds.

04/28/2015

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Grand Jury: No Charges In Florida Jail Explosion

In April, an explosion at a Florida jail killed two inmates and injured 200 more. However, a grand jury looking into the deadly case said there isn’t enough evidence to bring criminal charges.

11/20/2014

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Florida Gov. To Scale Back Inaugural Festivities

No ball. No parade. No champagne. Florida Gov. Rick Scott is scaling back the inaugural festivities after winning his second term.

11/19/2014

Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic challenger Charlie Crist. 
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Scott, Crist At Full Throttle On Campaign Trail

With less than a week left before election day, Florida Governor Rick Scott and former governor Charlie Crist are in full throttle on the campaign trail.

10/29/2014

Woman in supermarket using credit card, mid section

In Florida, Service Workers Come From Elsewhere

Newly released data shows how much of Florida’s workers are from out-of-state as well as where they came from before moving to Florida in 2012.

09/12/2014

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State Attorney To Reveal New Evidence In Jail Explosion

New evidence regarding an explosion at a Pensacola jail will be presented to a grand jury, and it might blow the case wide open.

09/08/2014

CHICAGO - JANUARY 18: Patrons of the Marshall McGearty Tobacco Artisans cigarette lounge, owned by the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., use an ash tray January 18, 2006 in Chicago, Illinois. The upscale lounge, which opened this week, is unaffected by Chicago's tough new anti-smoking ordinance that also took effect this week. The measure prohibits smoking in most public places. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Tobacco Company Vows To Fight $23.6 Billion In Damages

The nation’s No. 2 cigarette maker is vowing to fight a jury verdict of $23.6 billion in punitive damages in a lawsuit filed by the widow of a longtime smoker who died of lung cancer.

07/20/2014

CHICAGO - JANUARY 18: Patrons of the Marshall McGearty Tobacco Artisans cigarette lounge, owned by the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., use an ash tray January 18, 2006 in Chicago, Illinois. The upscale lounge, which opened this week, is unaffected by Chicago's tough new anti-smoking ordinance that also took effect this week. The measure prohibits smoking in most public places. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Florida Jury Slams Tobacco Company With $23.6 Billion In Punitive Damages

Tobacco company RJ Reynolds has been slammed by a Florida jury with $23.6 billion in punitive damages in a lawsuit filed by the widow of a longtime smoker who died of lung cancer in 1996.

07/19/2014

Governor Rick Scott met with seniors in Miami to talk about the Affordable Care Act and what he said were cuts to the Medicare Advantage program.  (Source: CBS4)

Governor Scott Hitting The Campaign Trail

Florida Gov. Rick Scott will be on the campaign trail to discuss college costs and tuition hikes.

06/08/2014

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