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 2017-02-23 17:41 

Washington Times

Game on: House Speaker and Florida Gov. clash in court... +

Gov. Rick Scott's administration is asking a judge to throw out a lawsuit filed by House Speaker Richard Corcoran....

 2017-02-23 14:32 

Washington Times

Florida Governor joining with other governors in DC... +

Florida Gov. Rick Scott is joining with the nation's governors who are scheduled to meet with President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence....

 2017-02-23 11:48 

Bradenton Herald

Florida House speaker tells Gov. Rick Scott, Senate: Hell, no on tax increase... +

House Speaker Richard Corcoran told the Herald/Times on Wednesday that he wont compromise on the question of whether the Legislature should include nearly $500 million more in local property taxes from Florida homeowners in order to hit the governors targ...

 2017-02-22 22:51 

Miami Herald

Florida House speaker tells Gov. Rick Scott, Senate: ‘Hell, no’ on tax increase... +

House Speaker Richard Corcoran told the Herald Times on Wednesday he wont compromise on the question of whether the Legislature should include nearly $500 million more in local property taxes from Florida homeowners in order to hit the governors target of...

 2017-02-22 22:49 

US News & World Report

Lottery Fight Between Gov. Scott and House Could Be Costly... +

Florida could spend up to $100,000 in the skirmish between House Speaker Richard Corcoran and the administration of Gov. Rick Scott....

 2017-02-22 21:54 

US News & World Report

Florida Gov. Says Fellow Republicans Spreading 'Fake News'... +

Florida Gov. Rick Scott is now saying that his fellow Republicans in the Florida House are using "fake news" to justify their plan to scrap the state's economic development agency....

 2017-02-22 19:55 

Sun Sentinel

Gov. Rick Scott must stop raiding housing trust funds | Editorial ... +

Gov. Rick Scott has been in a pitched political battle with Florida House Speaker Richard Corcoran over the fate of the state's economic development and tourism marketing agencies. Last week Scott said House members who voted to eliminate Enterprise F...

 2017-02-22 12:59 

WFOR

[ CBS Miami ]

State House Pushes Ahead Bill That Would End Biz Incentive Program... +

Florida House Republicans are moving forward on a bill that Governor Rick Scott has called a ...

 2017-02-22 12:08 

Bradenton Herald

House hands Rick Scott resounding defeat on jobs programs, tourism... +

A committee rejected the Republican governors agenda by voting 18-12 to kill Enterprise Florida and decimate Visit Florida, the states tourism marketing agency....

 2017-02-22 01:43 

The Tampa Tribune

House hands Rick Scott defeat on jobs programs, tourism... +

TALLAHASSEE - Gov. Rick Scott suffered another political setback with the Legislature.Over the last two weeks he has toured the state, recorded campaign-style automated phone calls and penned a sharply worded letter in newspapers statewide to pressure fel...

 2017-02-22 01:34 

Tampa Bay Times

House hands Rick Scott defeat on jobs programs, tourism... +

TALLAHASSEE Gov. Rick Scott suffered another political setback with the Legislature....

 2017-02-22 00:34 

Miami Herald

House hands Rick Scott resounding defeat on jobs programs, tourism... +

A committee rejected the Republican governors agenda by voting 18-12 to kill Enterprise Florida and decimate Visit Florida, the states tourism marketing agency....

 2017-02-22 00:25 

Bradenton Herald

Florida House pushes ahead with bid to dismantle programs... +

A push by Florida House Republicans to scuttle the states economic development agency is moving ahead, despite fierce opposition by Gov. Rick Scott....

 2017-02-21 21:41 

US News & World Report

Florida House Pushes Ahead With Bid to Dismantle Programs... +

A push by Florida House Republicans to scuttle the state's economic development agency is moving ahead, despite fierce opposition by Gov. Rick Scott....

 2017-02-21 13:59 

Bradenton Herald

Declare opioid crisis a public health emergency, Senate Democrats tell Gov. Rick Scott... +

Florida Senate Democrats are urging Gov. Rick Scott to declare a public health emergency over the growing opioid epidemic in the state....

 2017-02-21 12:47 

Bradenton Herald

What are Florida senators doing while Rick Scott, House Republicans feud? Nothing.... +

There were new volleys Monday in a Republican civil war that continues to build without the one player that will decide its outcome. The Florida Senate has stayed out of the fray....

 2017-02-21 00:33 

WFOR

[ CBS Miami ]

Speaker Offers Money For Visit Florida... With Conditions... +

House Speaker Richard Corcoran is willing to allow Visit Florida to remain alive, at one-third the funding sought by Gov. Rick Scott and with a list of conditions attached....

 2017-02-21 00:28 

Miami Herald

What are Florida senators doing while Rick Scott, House Republicans feud? Nothing.... +

There were new volleys Monday in a Republican civil war that continues to build without the one player that will decide its outcome. The Florida Senate has stayed out of the fray....

 2017-02-21 00:27 

Tampa Bay Times

Florida Senate is MIA in civil war between Rick Scott and House Republicans... +

TALLAHASSEE Almost three weeks have passed since open warfare erupted between Florida House Republicans and Gov. Rick Scott over his two prized agencies....

 2017-02-20 22:19 

Tampa Bay Times

Gov. Rick Scott: House should not kill Enterprise Florida, Visit Florida... +

The Florida House of Representatives has decided to push legislation to undo economic development funding in Florida and defund our state's tourism agency. A House panel voted for this job-killing legislation two weeks ago, and the House Appropriation...

 2017-02-20 20:42 

Bradenton Herald

Florida Senate Democratic leader to Gov. Rick Scott: Treat opioid crisis as a public health emergency... +

Florida Senate Democrats are urging Gov. Rick Scott to declare a public health emergency over the growing opioid epidemic in the state....

 2017-02-20 20:39 

Miami Herald

Declare opioid crisis a public health emergency, Senate Democrats tell Gov. Rick Scott... +

Florida Senate Democrats are urging Gov. Rick Scott to declare a public health emergency over the growing opioid epidemic in the state....

 2017-02-20 13:25 

Sun Sentinel

Gov. Scott's business edict should be questioned | Letters... +

The story of our governor threatening/extorting or otherwise dictating how business will be conducted in this state is egregious. Gov. Rick Scott should be further questioned about his interference with two port operations companies attempting to negotiat...

 2017-02-20 11:00 

Tampa Bay Times

PolitiFact Florida: Gov. Rick Scott's misleading attack on fellow Republicans... +

Gov. Rick Scott is painting fellow Republicans as job-killers for their support of a bill that would decimate the state's agencies for tourism promotion and business incentives....

 2017-02-18 18:27 

Miami Herald

The fight over Enterprise Florida is a power play — and $250 million is at stake... +

Gov. Rick Scott says legislative resistance to Enterprise Florida is an attack on business, while House Speaker Richard Corcoran says its an attack on government waste....

 2017-02-18 04:34 

RT.com

Tax break for Sexy Beaches riles Florida GOP... +

Florida Governor Rick Scott and the House of Representatives and are at each others throats over a tourism dispute that began with a tax break given to rapper Pitbull for his Sexy Beaches music video. ...

 2017-02-17 20:10 

Bradenton Herald

We need more roads in Florida, not jobs... +

As the December to April traffic jam season heats up, we still hear Gov. Rick Scott constantly calling for more jobs. Why do we need more jobs? What we need is more roads. I don't need a job. I already have a job. I need to get to my job. Please, Gove...

 2017-02-17 17:20 

Miami Herald

Florida ports send $65 million in goods to Cuba even as governor tries to stop trade expansion... +

Gov. Rick Scott wants to stop state funding for Florida ports that have business dealings with Cuba, but an analysis for the Miami Herald shows private companies are sending a surprising variety of exports as well as receiving imports from the island....

 2017-02-17 16:39 

The Daily Caller

Florida Gov. Bashes Fellow Republicans In Robocall Campaign [VIDEO]... +

Republican Gov. Rick Scott Bashed Colleagues For opposing agency responsible for runaway spending...

 2017-02-17 15:42 

Bradenton Herald

Gasp, Gov. Rick Scott uses the 'p' word to slam opponents... +

Florida Gov. Rick Scott is feuding with state lawmakers for voting for a bill he opposes, and he has resorted to calling them politicians....

 2017-02-17 12:36 

Herald Tribune

[ Sarasota, FL ]

'Sexy Beaches' spat morphs into Florida Republican feud... +

TALLAHASSEE — What started out as a disagreement over taxpayers footing the bill for a version of Pitbull's "Sexy Beaches" video is now turning into a full-blown public relations war between Republican Gov. Rick Scott and the GOP-controlled Florida ...

 2017-02-16 23:16 

Tampa Bay Times

Richard Corcoran takes his fight with Rick Scott behind closed doors... +

TALLAHASSEE House Speaker Richard Corcoran, who vowed a ...

 2017-02-16 20:32 

Glen Falls Post-Star

Florida House attacks 'handouts' championed by Gov. Scott... +

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) What started out as a disagreement over taxpayers footing the bill for a version of Pitbull's "Sexy Beaches" video is now turning into a full-blown public relations war between Republican Gov. Rick Scott and the GOP-controlled...

 2017-02-16 19:23 

The Tampa Tribune

Visit Tampa Bay is bittersweet about Florida's record tourism year... +

TAMPA — Despite yet another record-breaking year for Florida tourism, Hillsborough County has reasons for a bittersweet celebration. The county has missed its bid to snag an extra $6 million in tourism taxes this year, money that could have been...

 2017-02-16 15:41 

WFOR

[ CBS Miami ]

House GOP Attacks Gov. Scott Pet Project Funding In New Video... +

The Republican-controlled Florida House has released a scathing video concerning programs championed by Gov. Rick Scott that failed to deliver or worse....

 2017-02-16 15:12 

The Tampa Tribune

Sunshine State has another banner year for tourism... +

MELBOURNE - Florida had another record-setting year for tourism despite natural disasters, a virus outbreak and a tragic attack on an Orlando nightclub. Gov. Rick Scott will announce Thursday at the Brevard Zoo that nearly 113 million tourists visited the...

 2017-02-16 14:49 

Bradenton Herald

Behind closed doors, House Speaker rallies GOP members to keep fighting Gov. Rick Scott... +

Speaker Richard Corcoran and Gov. Rick Scott are locked in a bitter political struggle over the use of tens of millions of dollars in taxpayer money for Enterprise Florida and Visit Florida for job and tourism subsidies that Corcoran says are corporate we...

 2017-02-16 14:48 

US News & World Report

Florida House Attacks 'Handouts' Championed by Gov. Scott... +

The Florida House is releasing a scathing new video that trashes two programs championed by Gov. Rick Scott....

 2017-02-16 14:33 

Miami Herald

Behind closed doors, House Speaker rallies GOP members to keep fighting Gov. Rick Scott... +

Speaker Richard Corcoran and Gov. Rick Scott are locked in a bitter political struggle over the use of tens of millions of dollars in taxpayer money for Enterprise Florida and Visit Florida for job and tourism subsidies that Corcoran says are corporate we...

 2017-02-16 11:24 

Herald Tribune

[ Sarasota, FL ]

Fla. has another banner year for tourism... +

MELBOURNE, Fla. — Florida had another record-setting year for tourism despite natural disasters, a virus outbreak and a tragic attack on an Orlando nightclub.Gov. Rick Scott will announce Thursday at the Brevard Zoo that nearly 113 million tourists ...

 2017-02-15 18:25 

Sun Sentinel

Two appointed to Broward bench, Judge Marc Gold retires... +

Gov. Rick Scott appointed private attorney Fabienne Fahnestock and Assistant State Attorney Yael Gamm to two judicial vacancies in Broward, and applications are being accepted for a third....

 2017-02-15 02:44 

Bradenton Herald

Gov. Rick Scott hits the road, seeking political payback... +

Floridas governor is touring the state and calling out fellow Republicans who voted to kill funding for his two most favored agencies, Visit Florida and Enterprise Florida....

 2017-02-14 23:40 

Miami Herald

Gov. Rick Scott hits the road, seeking political payback... +

Floridas governor is touring the state and calling out fellow Republicans who voted to kill funding for his two most favored agencies, Visit Florida and Enterprise Florida....

 2017-02-14 22:36 

The Tampa Tribune

Gov. Rick Scott hits the road, seeking political payback... +

TALLAHASSEE - Call it the Rick Scott retribution tour.Sure, the Republican Governor's office called his stops in Cape Coral, Tampa, Panama City, and Jacksonville this week the "Fighting for Florida's Jobs" tour. But they all coincidentally have one big th...

 2017-02-14 21:16 

Tampa Bay Times

Gov. Rick Scott hits the road, seeking political payback... +

TALLAHASSEE Call it the Rick Scott retribution tour....

 2017-02-13 22:18 

The Tampa Tribune

Gov. Rick Scott visits Tampa to defend economic incentives, tourism programs... +

TAMPA - Less than a week after a Florida House committee voted to kill the state's job incentives program and tourism marketing agency, Gov. Rick Scott rallied local tourism and economic development leaders in Tampa Bay to help fight back.While Scott's ra...

 2017-02-13 22:14 

Tampa Bay Times

Gov. Rick Scott visits Tampa to defend economic incentives, tourism programs... +

TAMPA Less than a week after a Florida House committee voted to kill the state's job incentives program and tourism marketing agency, Gov. Rick Scott rallied local tourism and economic development leaders in Tampa Bay to help fight back....

 2017-02-13 21:34 

Bradenton Herald

Could new Florida CFO come from Manatee?... +

Florida Governor Rick Scott will select a new cabinet member to replace CFO Jeff Atwater, who announced his resignation last week. Heres a look at key contenders, including two with major ties to Manatee County: Joe Gruters and Pat Neal...

 2017-02-13 00:17 

Tampa Bay Times

PolitiFact Florida: Corcoran's jab at Visit Florida spending misses context... +

Florida House Speaker Richard Corcoran is throwing sand on the state's primary tourism agency, one of Gov. Rick Scott's most prized possessions....

 2017-02-12 22:10 

The Tampa Tribune

The Buzz: Baker may run against Kriseman for mayor; residents to vote on Al Lang Stadium expansion... +

Former St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Baker still may be flirting with a run for governor - and he has talked to Gov. Rick Scott about an attorney general appointment - but increasingly politicos around Tampa Bay see Baker as moving toward taking on current Ma...

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