Scott, Cabinet Set New Agency Oversight GuidelinesA trio of agency heads whose necks have been on the governor's chopping block earned a couple of extra months stay on Tuesday.
'Let's Get To Work' Keeps WorkingIt's been four months since Gov. Rick Scott cruised back into office, but to some it might appear that the campaign isn't over yet.
Media, Open-Government Groups Seek Answers On Bailey OusterGovernor Rick Scott is getting pressure from media organizations and open-government advocates who filed a lawsuit over the ouster of Florida's top cop.
Scott Disputes That FDLE Leader Faced Immediate OusterGov. Rick Scott's office continued pushing back Monday against claims his staff forced longtime Florida Department of Law Enforcement Commissioner Gerald Bailey to resign immediately in December.
Florida Gov. Won't Explain Shakeup At State Police AgencyAs questions remain about why Governor Rick Scott shook up the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, a new department leader was voted in on Tuesday.
Unfinished Business Remains For Cabinet MembersMembers of the Florida Cabinet addressed unfinished business Tuesday after joining Gov. Rick Scott in being sworn in for their second terms.
Gov. Scott Sworn In For Second TermGovernor Rick Scott was sworn in for a second term shortly after noon Tuesday, beginning a new four years in office that in some ways brings as many questions as the first.
Republicans Sweep Florida Cabinet Races Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi, Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater and Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam all easily defeated their Democratic opponents Tuesday, positioning them for possible runs for the Republican gubernatorial nomination in 2018.
Ex-Republican Crist Is Florida Democrats Big HopeRepublicans have had control of the Florida Legislature and governor's office since 1999 and have used their power to restrict abortions, loosen gun laws, strip state workers of benefits, allow private school vouchers and enact a slew of other policy changes that Democrats opposed but could do nothing to stop.
Gov. Scott & Fmr. Gov. Crist Officially On BallotThe 2014 race for Governor has several candidates officially on the ballot including Gov. Rick Scott and former Gov. Charlie Crist.
Governor Rick Scott Signs Nearly 100 BillsGov. Rick Scott signed 95 bills into law Friday, including measures to further restrict abortions in Florida, keep electronic cigarettes out of the hands of minors and regulate the commercial parasailing industry.
Cabinet Considers Land Sales To Help Fund Florida Forever State is getting closer to its Florida Forever fundraising goal for the upcoming budget year, though environmentalists say the amount is not enough.
Cabinet Could Back Plans For FPL's Turkey Point Nuke ProjectMiami-Dade's Turkey Point may be getting two nuclear reactors in the future.
Fla. Legislature May Reject Consumer Protections Florida consumers dealing with insurance companies may not get added protection due to trouble with state legislators.
Arrests Made In Home Insurance Fraud RingNearly two dozen people have been arrested after the state went after a major home insurance fraud ring operating in South Florida.