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1 hr ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel
A new law allows drivers to show electronic proof of coverage on cellphones, tablets and other electronic devices.
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5 hrs ago | WTLV
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- A First Coast volunteer center received an award from Gov. Rick Scott on Tuesday for its yearly "A Visit from St. Nicholas" This year, "A Visit from St. Nicholas" provided backpacks stuffed with toys and books to nearly 7,000 kids at 14 Title 1 Jacksonville-area schools.
7 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
On Tuesday, as he made " his re-election bid official " by opening his campaign account and turning-in paperwork to seek a second term in office, Gov. Rick Scott hinted that he no longer supported expanding the state's Medicaid program under the Affordable Care Act to cover low-income Floridians.
10 hrs ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers
Bruce Meeks, a Tallahassee attorney who spent nearly eight years as an inspector general with the State Board of Administration, has been offered a similar role to serve as the new watchdog at Citizens Property Insurance Corp. Gov. Rick Scott and the Florida Cabinet agreed Tuesday to offer the Citizens inspector-general position, which has been ... (more)
14 hrs ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Office Depot announced Tuesday that it has selected Boca Raton for its corporate headquarters following its merger last month with Illinois-based OfficeMax.
16 hrs ago | The Tallahassee O
A top aide to Florida Gov. Rick Scott is admitting that he once misled people about having a college degree.
18 hrs ago | Free Republic
Advocates of Common Core State Standards love to point out how 45 states and the District of Columbia have voluntarily adopted this new national public school regimen.
Gov. Rick Scott's administration sparked an uproar when Secretary of State Ken Detzner ordered county elections supervisors to quit soliciting the return of absentee ballots at satellite sites instead of an elections office or branch.
Is Paul LePage the dumbest governor in the nation? Or in history? His comments on melting Arctic makes powerful case for both... Largest and most progressive media markets in the nation will no longer have commercial progressive talk over our public airwaves... Obams orders tripling of renewable energy; ME Gov. Paul LePage celebrates melting ... (more)
Prudential Network Realty's Linda Benson is the new branch manager at the Fleming Island office.
The Tampa Bay Times ' December 7th editorial focused on one of the most important subjects to all Floridians - jobs .
So here's the latest bull shit from Governor Rick Scott's crony group against Charlie Crist : Let's Get to Work, a PAC affiliated with Gov. Rick Scott, is going on the attack, hitting former Gov. Charlie Crist for his support of President Barack Obama's federal health-care law.
Florida governors and legislators have frequently come up with different ideas for putting state employees on a "merit pay" plan, but they've always run into the same problem.
The following is a press statement Gov. Rick Scott's office released early Monday in answer to the Miami Herald weekend story, "Many Promises, Few Jobs," which the newspaper promises is the first in a series of three stories.
Florida's next generation of standardized tests will move a step closer to adoption next week when the state gets a look at the players that want to create FCAT 's replacement.
At a time when Florida's judicial system was in the national spotlight - right in the middle of George Zimmerman's ultra-high-profile trial - a new law quietly took effect which substantially changed the state's standards for expert-witness testimony.
Adam Hollingsworth sometimes gave an aw-shucks self-deprecating line when he gave advice: "I'm just a guy with a p.r. degree from Alabama."