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The number of leisure and hospitality jobs jumped by 5.5 percent during the past 12 months, according to new state and federal employment data.
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Antoine de Vallois and his parents grow tropical flowers for a living. They don't know the first thing about growing marijuana.
Gov. Rick Scott launched Project Sunburst two years ago to give the public easy access to his emails and those of his staff and promised it would become a "unprecedented, transparent window into how state government works."
U.S. District Judge Robert L. Hinkle Thursday issued an emphatic ruling that finds Florida's marriage ban to be unconstitutional .
Gay Democratic leaders Friday called on Gov. Rick Scott and Attorney General Pam Bondi to not appeal a federal judge's decision overturning the state's voter-approved same sex marriage ban.
Both oppose the expansion of Medicaid, or pretty much anything the state could do to implement President Barack Obama 's signature health-care law, and blast what they see as the federal government's growing encroachment into the lives of Floridians.
Pictured here are the plaintiffs in the same-sex marriage lawsuit. From l-r Stephen Schlairet/Charles Jones/James Brenner /Ozzie Russ.
During a visit to Daytona Beach on Thursday Gov. Rick Scott touted a major roadway construction project for Volusia County and other economic achievements under his leadership as part of his campaign for re-election.
Governor Rick Scott, under intense criticism by his main opponent for cuts in school spending, on Thursday promised record spending on education next year if he wins a tough re-election campaign.
Former Sen. Nan Rich is hoping a solid lifetime record as a Democrat, 28 months of campaigning and outreach to the hardcore grassroots of her party are enough to overcome the name recognition and millions of dollars raised by Republican-turned-independent-turned-Democrat former Gov. Charlie Crist in Tuesday's primary for governor.
PER STUDENT SPENDING WILL BE HIGHEST IN FLORIDA HISTORY NEXT YEAR Will propose an increase in total state funding for education to over $19.6 billion Governor Rick Scott said, "I am proud to announce that in the upcoming legislative session we will propose an increase in Florida's per-pupil spending to the highest level in our state's history.
Orlando trial lawyer John Morgan is spearheading a move to pass a constitutional amendment that would legalize medical marijuana in the state, putting millions of dollars of his own money and his considerable public-speaking skills behind it.
A year ago, the Legislature and Governor Rick Scott authorized the privatization of health care services to the state's Department of Corrections.
Scott stopped at the Chamber of Commerce in Bonita Springs where he shared plans to put money into airports, sea ports, aerospace and roads.
Governor Rick Scott and First Lady Ann Scott today announced the 2014 Hispanic Heritage Month contests and invite students in kindergarten through 12th grades to participate in the art and essay contests.
The governor was at the Greater Brandon Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday, talking about the transportation part of his re-election campaign.
Updated: Sat Aug 23, 2014 08:30 am
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