Gov. Scott Killed High-Speed Rail Project, Later Invested In All Aboard FloridaFlorida Gov. Rick Scott, who killed a major publically-financed high-speed rail project in his first year in office, has invested with his wife in a fund that has links to a private company building a new high-speed rail line.
Florida Goes Along With Early Voting RulingSecretary of State Ken Detzner has told a federal judge the state will comply with an order that struck down a policy barring early voting sites on college and university campuses.
Federal Judge Rules Against State On Campus Early VotingCalling it a “ham-handed” effort to keep young voters from casting ballots, a federal judge Tuesday struck down as unconstitutional an opinion issued by Gov. Rick Scott’s administration that barred early-voting sites on college and university campuses.
Florida Gov. Signs Criminal Justice, Shooting Threat BillsThreats of mass shootings and terrorist acts are being added to a Florida law that makes written threats to kill or do bodily harm a second-degree felony.
Gov. Scott Declares Feb. 14th Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Remembrance DayIn wake of the deadly school shooting, Florida's governor declared February 14th as Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Remembrance Day.
Gov. Scott Calls For FDLE Investigation Into Parkland School Shooting ResponseGovernor Rick Scott is asking the Florida Department of Law Enforcement to take a closer look at how local authorities responded to the deadly shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.
Scott Calls Meetings On School Safety, Mental HealthGov. Scott says a series of meetings will be held to address school-safety and mental-health issues after the deadly school shooting.
Florida Gov. Proposes Legislation & $50M Investment To Fight Opioid AbuseFlorida Governor Rick Scott is making moves to combat the state’s growing opioid crisis.
'This Will Cover Your House': Gov. Scott On Irma's Dangerous Storm SurgeFlorida Governor Rick Scott had warnings for all of Florida as Hurricane Irma's rain bands reached parts of the state.
Back-To-School Tax Free Holiday Begins August 4The wildly popular back-to-school sales tax holiday kicks off soon so get ready to shop and save.
Hacker Group Anonymous Targets Governor Rick ScottThe Hacktivist group We Are Anonymous has set its sights on Florida Gov. Rick Scott and has released a video calling for his impeachment and resignation.
Co-Habitation, Holocaust Memorial Bills Got To Gov. ScottLegislative leaders have sent 20 bills to Governor Rick Scott, including a measure that would repeal a 19th Century law that makes it a crime for men and women to live together if they are not married.
Seminoles Talk Casino, Hotel Expansion Plan If Compact ApprovedA hotel tower shaped like a guitar is just one of the items set for approval if state lawmakers sign on compact between the Seminole Tribe of Florida and Governor Rick Scott.
Senate To Match Gov. Scott's Incentives RequestA key Senate budget chairman will recommend that Gov. Rick Scott get his wish for $250 million to recruit businesses to Florida.
State's Unemployment Rate Stands At 5-PercentFlorida ended 2015 with an unemployment rate of five percent.