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If it's a romantic, relaxed bike trip you're looking for, the Pinellas Trail might be the thing for you. Cyclists came one step closer to achieving the dream of a paved trail from the east coast of Florida to the west coast when Florida Governor Rick Scott approved $15.9 million in funding for the project known as the Coast to Coast Connector for the 2014 - 2015 fiscal year.
Buoyed by a significant cash advantage and polls that show Gov. Rick Scott either tied or leading, Florida Republicans on Saturday contended they are focused and ready for the November election. The Republican Party of Florida met at one of Walt Disney World's most expensive resorts for their annual fundraising dinner.
The state Constitution guarantees lawyers for criminal defendants who cannot afford a lawyer. But poor civil litigants are on their own.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is in Florida doing what Republicans here have been doing for more than 2 years bashing Republican-turned-Democrat Charlie Crist. Christie campaigned with Republican Gov. Rick Scott on Friday at events in Panama City and Wakulla County just south of Tallahassee.
Gov. Rick Scott and U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis each paid a visit to Flagler County in the past week in an effort to solidify support for their respective campaigns. Scott's campaign bus rolled into Palm Coast early Tuesday and stopped at Grace's Place deli on Palm Coast Parkway where he was greeted by a throng of supporters chanting "four more years" and "let's keeping working."
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U.S. Sugar and its allies are not just interested in influencing an upcoming water policy debate in Tallahassee. They are quietly pursuing big development plans on land the state has an option to buy to protect the Everglades.
From left, Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer , New York Gov. Chris Cuomo , and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie at the Super Bowl Hand Off ceremony in New York in February. This election cycle, governors across the country are more embattled than they have been in years, with at least half a dozen races once believed to be safe now tightly contested .
Medicaid expansion is shaping up to be a key issue for Democrats hoping to regain the chief executive seat in states across the country. Those seats aren't the only thing at stake-expansion in the handful of states up for grab could mean 1.7 million people gaining coverage.
On Wednesday, the Joint Legislative Budget Commission approved the Florida Department of Environmental Protection's proposed $69 million in springs projects leveraged by the $30 million Governor Scott secured in the "It's Your Money Tax Cut Budget." This approval brings the total investment in springs projects to more than $100 million in the last two years.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie continues to up his profile by stumping for GOP candidates, going to Florida on Friday to help Gov. Rick Scott . Scott will be joined by Christie in Panama City on Friday as part of Scott's "Let's Keep Working Tax Cuts Bus Tour," according to a Facebook event by Florida Rep. Jimmy Patronis.
Supporters of paid sick time gathered Thursday to call for a repeal of a state law that bans local sick-time measures. Activists also took aim at Gov. Rick Scott , who signed the bill into law last year.
Seth McLaughlin reports on the only 2014 elections that seem to be breaking narrowly for the Democrats - the gubernatorial races in swing states. Democrats are currently set to obliterate Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett, and in the hunt against Republican governors in Florida, Michigan, Wisconsin, Arizona, Georgia, Kansas, and Maine.
Congratulations, Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett . You've won the title of most vulnerable governor in America.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 04:31 pm
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