Rick Scott

Gov. Rick Scott (Source: CBS4)

Gov. Scott To Call For More Funding For Public Schools

Governor Rick Scott is standing behind a campaign promise to boost spending on public schools.

01/12/2015

Senate Transportation Chairman Jeff Brandes said he won't support highway speeding cameras. (Source: https://www.flsenate.gov/)

Senate Transportation Chairman Rejects Highway Cameras For Speeders

Florida drivers won’t have to fear highway speeding cameras any time soon, at least not while Jeff Brandes is the Senate Transportation chairman.

01/09/2015

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Scott Names New Adjutant General Of Florida National Guard

Florida Governor Rick Scott has named Brig. Gen. Michael Calhoun as the next adjutant general of the Florida National guard.

01/07/2015

Gov. Rick Scott (Source: CBS4)

Scott Budget Could Trim AHCA Jobs

Gov. Rick Scott could be dialing back the number of positions at the state Agency for Health Care Administration as part of his proposed 2015-16 budget.

01/07/2015

Rick Scott Victory Speech  (Source: CBS4)

Gov. Scott’s Low Key Inauguration

There will be no black tie affairs or parades for Governor Rick Scott’s inauguration. On Tuesday the Republican governor will be sworn in for his second term after a narrow re-election victory last November.

01/05/2015

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New Opportunities, Challenges For Gov. Scott In Second Term

As Florida Governor Rick Scott prepares to take the oath for a second time on Tuesday, he does so as a different figure than his first term when he struggled with his inaugural speech.

12/31/2014

A closeup view of marijuana in a grinder along with a cigarette as photographed on August 30, 2014 in Bethpage, New York.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

More Delays For Medical Marijuana Industry In Florida

Lawmakers will have to sign off on a new rule to kick-start the state’s medical marijuana industry, meaning another likely delay in the law that was supposed to take full effect Thursday.

12/31/2014

Gov. Rick Scott (Source: CBS4)

Gov. Scott Issues Proclamation For “First Responders” Week

Florida’s law enforcement and firefighters will be honored in the first week of the new year thanks to Governor Rick Scott.

12/30/2014

Florida Money

The Year In Florida Politics

If there was one word to describe Florida’s year in politics that word would be expensive.

12/26/2014

Florida Gov. Rick Scott stops by a Republican call center to rally campaign workers November 4, 2014 in Fort Myers, Florida.   Rick Scott is running in a tight race against opponent and former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist the Democratic challenger. (Photo by Erik Kellar/Getty Images)

Governor Scott Insists He Has Met Jobs Promise

Governor Rick Scott touted Friday that he has achieved a promise from his 2010 campaign as Florida has added more than 700,000 jobs since he took office.

12/19/2014

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