Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Rick Scott News

News on Rick Scott continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

5 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

12 things we learned from this week's elections

I know it's harsh for me to start off with such an ugly statement. But it's true.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, John Mica, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Florida, US Governors, Opinion

9 hrs ago | Daily Camera

Dionne: 2014 and the limits of rage

The short-term future of politics in the nation's capital will be determined in large part by which party ends up in control of the Senate.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, Charlie Crist, US Governors, Jan Brewer, Opinion

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Examiner.com

Why forced housing is not the solution to the achievement gap - Part II

Florida Governor Rick Scott greets, Alejandra Martinez,10, and Andrea Santos, 10, as he visits a 5th grade class at the Southside Elementary School on August 27, 2014 in Miami, Florida.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Governors, Montgomery County, MD

Daily Kos

FL-Gov: One Of Rick Scott's (R) Victims Is Dedicated To Helping Charlie Crist (D) Win In November

I received this e-mail today from Charlie Crist's gubernatorial campaign and this is why I am so dedicated to helping him defeat Governor Rick Scott this year: I want to tell you a short story that I've been thinking about a lot recently, and that I hope explains why I won't stop asking you to give until it hurts.

1 comment

Related Topix: US Governors, Charlie Crist, Florida, Florida Government, Healthcare Law, Law, US News, Liberal Political News

Capital Soup

Gov. Scott Attends Back-to-School Visit at Charlotte County School

Today, Governor Rick Scott and Commissioner Pam Stewart visited Vineland Elementary School as part of the Commissioner's Back-to-School tour.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Governors, Florida

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Florida Democrats hold unity rallies

Florida Democrats promised to win the races for governor and attorney general through grassroots efforts, even if they are at a fundraising disadvantage.

Comment?

Related Topix: Florida, Florida Government, Orlando, FL, US Governors

Capital Soup

Gov. Rick Scott: Trial Lawyers and Unions are Playing Politics...

Today, Governor Scott issued the following statement following the Florida Education Association's suit targeting Florida's Tax Credit Scholarship Program.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Governors

Local10.com

Gov. Scott persuades government to back off Fla. school grading system

THAT'S GOING TO DO IT FROM MIAMI, JOHN TURCHIN, LOCAL10 NEWS. THE RESULTS OF THE FLORIDA PRIMARY ELECTION WERE AS EXPECTED IN THE RACE FOR GOVERNOR LAST NIGHT.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Governors, Charlie Crist, Miami Dade County, FL, Education Etc., Standardized Testing, Education

WDUV-FM Saint Petersburg

Duke Energy Credits Coming

Duke Energy will be giving credits to customers who saw their power bills go way up when the utility decided to change their meter reading schedules.

Comment?

Related Topix: Dade City, FL, US Governors, Charlie Crist

Examiner.com

Nov. 4th is on the horizon for candidates to project their campaigns

With the primary election over in Florida, we must now begin the final lap to take the campaigns to the limit one more time on Nov. 4th to complete the 2014 mid-term election cycle.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Governors, Charlie Crist, St. Lucie, FL

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Orlando Sentinel

Jury finds Batterson guilty of bribery in Orlando expressway board case

An Orange County jury Wednesday found former Orlando expressway-authority board member Scott Batterson guilty of two bribery-related charges for offering a $5 million-a-year contract to an engineering consultant in exchange for hiring his friends.

1 comment

Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, US Governors

St. Petersburg Times

Gov. Rick Scott's staff kept records secret for mansion project

The idea made sense: Create a "governor's park" around the Florida Governor's Mansion to spruce up the entrance by buying up shabby commercial property on the adjacent street and replace it with a grand boulevard and a visitors commons.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Governors, Cell Phones, Cellphones, Electronics, Tallahassee, FL

Capital Soup

Governor Scott Appoints Lester B. Bass to the Duval County Court

Bass, 51, of Jacksonville has been a General Magistrate and Hearing Officer in the Fourth Judicial Circuit since 2003.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Governors, Duval County, FL, Hillsborough County, FL, University, FL, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill

Capital Soup

Media Advisory: Gov. Scott and Superintendent Carvalho to Hold Press...

Today, August 27, Governor Rick Scott, Superintendent Alberto and Commissioner Pam Stewart will hold a press conference on English Language Learners and Florida schools.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Governors

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Money, debates will be keys in Gov. race

Millions of dollars in campaign ad spending, along with three debates that will show the candidates' contrasts side by side, will swing the Florida governor's race.

Comment?

Related Topix: Florida, St. Petersburg, FL, US Governors, Charlie Crist, Hillsborough County, FL

KWWL-TV Waterloo

Europe shares ease, Asia higher after S&P record

Gov. Bobby Jindal planned to file a lawsuit Wednesday against the Obama administration, accusing it of illegally manipulating federal grant money and regulations to force states to adopt the Common Core education... Gov. Bobby Jindal planned to file a lawsuit Wednesday against the Obama administration, accusing it of illegally manipulating federal ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Bobby Jindal, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Charlie Crist, Florida, Florida Government

KATV Little Rock

Arkansas GOP files complaint over Witt yard signs

Democratic congressional hopeful James Lee Witt's campaign says it's removing or properly labeling a batch of yard signs that didn't have the proper disclaimers on them after state Republicans complained about them to the Federal Election Commission.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, Mark Pryor, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Arkansas, Charlie Crist, US Governors

Tue Aug 26, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Hillsborough County Judge Chris Nash cruises to re-election

Voters Tuesday decided to keep Chris Nash on the bench in Hillsborough's only race for a county court judge seat.

Comment?

Related Topix: Hillsborough County, FL, US Governors

Northwest Florida Daily News

Scott, Crist win easy victories in governor's race

Former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist won the Democratic primary to challenge Republican Gov. Rick Scott on Tuesday, marking another step in an unlikely political comeback four years after leaving the GOP.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Republican, US Governors, Charlie Crist, Barack Obama, John McCain

WJNO

Decision 2014: Crist, Scott to Battle in November

Former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist has won the Democratic nomination to seek his old job with his new party.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Republican, Charlie Crist, US Governors

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••