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Rick Scott


Gov. Scott heads to Ft. Myers

July 25, 2016

Gov. Rick Scott canceled a scheduled appearance Monday in Fort Lauderdale to meet with law enforcement in Fort Myers after a deadly shooting in the parking lot of a nightclub. In a prepared statement, Gov. Scott…


Jacksonville lands Mercedes-Benz

July 6, 2016

Mercedes-Benz USA, a division of Daimler AG, will move an engineering division from New Jersey to Florida, adding about 50 jobs to the company’s Jacksonville facility, Gov. Rick Scott’s office announced Tuesday. “I am proud to…


Net worths of Florida Cabinet reported

July 1, 2016

By JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Gov. Rick Scott’s net worth dropped nearly 19 percent — mainly due to a reduction in the value of his investments in a blind trust — during the…


Big Sugar sweet on Scott

June 29, 2016

“Let’s Get to Work,” the political committee affiliated with Gov. Rick Scott, pulled in $227,525 — including $100,000 from U.S. Sugar — during the first three weeks of June, according to the committee’s website. Let’s Get…


Scott honors 49 victims of Pulse shooting

June 26, 2016

Gov. Rick Scott this past week ordered that 49 flags be placed in front of the Florida Capitol. The flags are meant to remember the lives of the 49 people who died in the June 12…