Rick Scott

» Auto updated continuously

Display limited to 'Rick Scott' in document titles and meta descriptions. Display In Whole Documents or use the calendar above to adjust the date setting.

 2017-03-30 21:50 

Yahoo News

Gov. Scott hosts roundtable on Zika virus... +

Gov. Rick Scott met with health officials in Palm Beach County Thursday to discuss the Zika virus....

 2017-03-30 20:49 

Yahoo News

Preventing another Zika crisis... +

Governor Rick Scott hosted a round table talking Zika prep ahead of a rainy and hot summer season...

 2017-03-30 15:45 

WFOR

[ CBS Miami ]

Gov. Scott Slams House Over Visit Florida Cut... +

Gov. Rick Scott has criticized House leaders for their budget proposal concerning the state's tourism marketing agency Visit Florida....

 2017-03-30 15:24 

The Tampa Tribune

Gov. Rick Scott in Tampa touts Enterprise Florida's impact on defense industry... +

TAMPA - Gov. Rick Scott on Wednesday continued his campaign to save the state's business incentive program, Enterprise Florida, this time touting its impact on Tampa Bay's defense community.Meeting with local defense contractors and veteran small business...

 2017-03-29 19:46 

Miami Herald

Education funding... +

Re the March 22 article by Mary Ellen Klas, State House pushes ahead with rival bill that aims to freeze gambling: The House bill would authorize Gov. Rick Scott to agree to a 20-year monopoly with the Seminole tribe in exchange for an increase in revenue...

 2017-03-29 19:44 

Bradenton Herald

Senate plan gives Gov. Scott job incentive money, but with a catch... +

This comes as part of a plan the Florida Senate rolled out Wednesday morning as Gov. Rick Scott seeks job incentive money....

 2017-03-28 18:26 

Wall Street Journal

Judge Sides With Florida Governor in Death-Penalty Dispute With State Attorney... +

Florida Gov. Rick Scott notched a legal victory Tuesday in his dispute with a state attorney over her refusal to seek the death penalty, when a state judge ruled that the governor had the authority to remove her from a case,...

 2017-03-28 00:14 

Miami Herald

Maintain Enterprise and Visit Florida... +

Thanks to the efforts of Gov. Rick Scott and the states committed business leaders, Florida has one of the strongest economies in the country. With our unemployment rate under five percent, Florida continues to exceed the nations annual job growth rate. A...

 2017-03-27 16:22 

WFOR

[ CBS Miami ]

City, County, State Work Together To Prevent Spread Of Zika Virus... +

South Floridas rainy season is nearly upon us and that means mosquitos, lots of mosquitos, which is why local government and health officials met with Governor Rick Scott Monday to discuss the prevention of the spread of the Zika virus....

 2017-03-26 16:21 

The Tampa Tribune

Five budget fights to watch as Scott, lawmakers collide on spending $83.5 billion... +

By STEVE BOUSQUETTALLAHASSEE - Gov. Rick Scott and the Legislature have battled repeatedly over jobs and tourism spending for weeks, but a fight with much higher stakes is brewing.The state budget.The House and Senate will propose separate budgets of thei...

 2017-03-26 04:01 

The Sacramento Bee

Will we have law or the mob?... +

In a stunning move, Florida Gov. Rick Scott recently removed State Attorney Aramis Ayala after she announced she would not seek the death penalty in a highly publicized case. Its a case of a governor leading the mob to the jail....

 2017-03-26 01:26 

Bradenton Herald

Here are five fights to watch as Gov. Rick Scott, lawmakers collide on how to spend more than $80 billion... +

Gov. Rick Scott and the Legislature have battled repeatedly over jobs and tourism spending for weeks, but a fight with much bigger stakes will soon take center stage....

 2017-03-25 19:10 

Washington Examiner

Melania Trump appears at GOP fundraiser in Florida... +

First Lady Melania Trump appeared at a GOP fundraiser in Florida on Friday night. While President Trump remained in Washington, D.C., Melania Trump attended a Palm Beach County GOP fundraiser alongside Florida Gov. Rick Scott at Mar-a-Lago, according to t...

 2017-03-25 03:38 

Yahoo News

Proposal would allow terror victims right to sue in Florida... +

A bill that would allow victims of terror acts to sue in Florida is two votes away from heading to Governor Rick Scott's desk....

 2017-03-25 01:09 

Miami Herald

In removing state attorney from murder case, governor abuses his power... +

In a stunning move, Floridas Gov. Rick Scott removed State Attorney Aramis Ayala from a murder case after she announced she would not seek the death penalty....

 2017-03-24 21:09 

Bradenton Herald

Scott spends too much on private lawyers... +

Gov. Rick Scott and his fellow fiscal conservatives in Tallahassee are all too willing to make an exception to their spending discipline by paying private lawyers to defend their agendas at taxpayer expense. In the last six years, the state has spent more...

 2017-03-24 20:42 

Herald Tribune

[ Sarasota, FL ]

Governor Appoints Three to SCF Board... +

Gov. Rick Scott appointed three new members to the State College of Florida Board of Trustees Thursday.The new trustees are Tracy Knight, 51, Richard Dorman, 65, and Dominic DiMaio, 51. Knight is a Venice resident and the managing director of Knight Marke...

 2017-03-24 20:21 

Herald Tribune

[ Sarasota, FL ]

Controversy over prosecutor escalates... +

TALLAHASSEE — The controversy over Gov. Rick Scott's decision to yank Orange-Osceola prosecutor Aramis Ayala from the high-profile case of accused cop-killer Markeith Loyd continued to escalate this week when black lawmakers demanded that the gover...

 2017-03-24 19:10 

Miami Herald

Here are 5 fights to watch as Gov. Rick Scott, lawmakers collide on how to spend more than $80 billion... +

Gov. Rick Scott and the Legislature have battled repeatedly over jobs and tourism spending for weeks, but a fight with much bigger stakes will soon take center stage....

 2017-03-24 18:30 

Sun Sentinel

HUD Secretary Ben Carson visits Broward's largest Habitat site... +

New HUD Secretary Ben Carson came to Pompano Beach Friday and joined Gov. Rick Scott and car dealer Rick Case at a planned 77-home Habitat for Humanity project....

 2017-03-24 16:08 

Bradenton Herald

Gov. Scott touts job creation during visit to E.R. Beall Center... +

Gov. Scott announced February jobs numbers at the E. R. Beall Center in Bradenton on Friday morning....

 2017-03-24 14:27 

The Intercept

Florida Governor Rick Scott Is Punishing a Prosecutor for Opposing the Death Penalty... +

State Attorney Aramis Ayala has drawn the ire of Florida Republicans for her decision to stop pursuing the death penalty. The post Florida Governor Rick Scott Is Punishing a Prosecutor for Opposing the Death Penalty appeared first on The Intercept....

 2017-03-23 20:24 

Yahoo News

Battle between Gov. Rick Scott, State Attorney Aramis Ayala may go to court... +

The battle between Governor Rick Scott and local prosecutor Aramis Ayala may end up in front of the Supreme Court....

 2017-03-23 16:57 

Yahoo News

Gov. Rick Scott fights legislation that he says will kill jobs... +

With about six weeks left in the legislative session, Gov. Rick Scott is fighting legislation that he says would kill jobs....

 2017-03-23 16:40 

Sun Sentinel

Liquor wall bill passes full Senate, final House committee... +

A bill allowing sales of liquor in grocery store aisles awaits a vote from the full House before going on to Gov. Rick Scott for a signature....

 2017-03-23 09:00 

Miami Herald

Caught in Tallahassee crossfire, military advocacy group fights for survival... +

The Florida Defense Alliance, a mostly volunteer advocacy group, is embedded within Enterprise Florida and at the center of a fight between Gov. Rick Scott and House Speaker Richard Corcoran....

 2017-03-22 23:49 

WFOR

[ CBS Miami ]

Plan Would Let Governor Pick Administrative Judges... +

Lawmakers are considering giving Gov. Rick Scott the authority to appoint the judges....

 2017-03-22 17:43 

The Tampa Tribune

Biotech giant Amgen to open Tampa center, creating up to 450 jobs... +

TAMPA - Biotechnology giant Amgen is opening a facility in Tampa this October with promises to create as many as 450 jobs here by 2018. The company did not receive any tax incentives through Gov. Rick Scott's Enterprise Florida agency, or any local incent...

 2017-03-22 04:16 

Yahoo News

Palm Beach County and Martin County leaders ask Governor Scott to declare public health emergency... +

Local leaders are asking Governor Rick Scott for help to fight and fund the opioid epidemic in Florida....

 2017-03-21 23:47 

Miami Herald

Scott, lawmakers should keep their hands off Sadowski affordable-housing funds... +

This year is like too many others. The Legislature has yet to rob the Trust Fund bank, but Gov. Rick Scott has set his sights on the easy money of the Sadowski fund....

 2017-03-21 20:47 

Yahoo News

Attorney general sides with governor in Ayala's removal from case... +

A new voice in the battle between State Attorney Aramis Ayala and Governor Rick Scott. The Attorney General says the governor does have the power to re-assign the Markeith Loyd case....

 2017-03-21 20:41 

HotAir

A Florida State Attorney is defying Rick Scott over a death penalty case... +

Not really doing her job...

 2017-03-21 20:19 

The Tampa Tribune

Gov. Rick Scott hosts jobs roundtable in Seminole... +

Gov. Rick Scott is hosting a jobs-focused roundtable today in Seminole to discuss the local impact of Enterprise Florida and Visit Florida. Local leaders in business, tourism and economic development, as well as members of the community, are set to talk a...

 2017-03-21 19:42 

Bradenton Herald

House candidate James Buchanan to address East Manatee GOP; Scott to attend fundraiser... +

James Buchanan, Republican candidate to replace the term-limited Jim Boyd, will be guest speaker at the April 13 East Manatee Republican Club meeting. A Buchanan fundraising event at 6 p.m. Thursday is scheduled to host Gov. Rick Scott....

 2017-03-21 15:55 

Washington Post

Prosecutor appeals Gov. Rick Scott's decision... +

Days after Florida Gov. Rick Scott took state prosecutor Aramis Ayala off a case for refusing to seek the death penalty against a man accused of killing an Orlando police officer, Ayala has filed a motion to stay on the case....

 2017-03-20 22:03 

Herald Tribune

[ Sarasota, FL ]

Governor raising money for Buchanan in House race... +

Gov. Rick Scott is getting involved in the GOP primary for a state House seat covering portions of Sarasota and Manatee counties.Scott will appear at a fundraiser Thursday evening for James Buchanan, a Sarasota real estate professional running for the Dis...

 2017-03-20 12:29 

Bradenton Herald

Florida Speaker Richard Corcoran takes his fight with Gov. Rick Scott on the road... +

Corcoran, a former Republican Party operative, is battling Scott not only on policy but on spin, too....

 2017-03-18 07:01 

US News & World Report

Vice President in Florida to Promote GOP Health Care Law... +

Vice President Mike Pence is scheduled to appear in Florida with Gov. Rick Scott and address the Republican plan to replace the Affordable Care Act....

 2017-03-18 07:01 

Washington Times

Vice president in Florida to promote GOP health care law... +

Vice President Mike Pence is scheduled to appear in Florida with Gov. Rick Scott and address the Republican plan to replace the Affordable Care Act....

 2017-03-17 23:33 

WorldNetDaily

Social justice diva clueless about true justice... +

Social justice diva Aramis Ayala, state attorney for Orange and Osceola counties in Orlando, Florida, decided not to seek the death penalty against accused cop-killer suspect Markeith Loyd. As a result, Gov. Rick Scott recused her and assigned the case to...

 2017-03-17 23:05 

Miami Herald

Florida Speaker Richard Corcoran takes his fight with Gov. Rick Scott on the road... +

Corcoran, a former Republican Party operative, is battling Scott not only on policy but on spin, too....

 2017-03-17 23:02 

NPR

Florida Gov. Removes State Attorney From Death Penalty Case... +

After saying she wouldn't seek the death penalty, a state attorney was removed from prosecuting a high-profile killing case by Florida Gov. Rick Scott. The state death penalty continues to be debated....

 2017-03-17 20:38 

Reuters

Florida governor replaces anti-death penalty prosecutor... +

Florida Governor Rick Scott onThursday replaced a local prosecutor who declared she would notseek the death penalty in a case against a man accused ofkilling an Orlando police officer and refused to recuse herself....

 2017-03-17 16:58 

LawNewz

FL Gov. Reassigns Prosecutor Over Decision Not to Seek Death Penalty Against Accused Cop Killer... +

Florida Governor Rick Scott has reassigned the prosecutor originally assigned to the case of accused cop killer Markeith Loyd after she announced her decision...

 2017-03-17 16:58 

WFOR

[ CBS Miami ]

Gov. Scott Takes Case From Anti-Death Penalty Prosecutor... +

Florida Gov. Rick Scott has rebuked Orlando's top prosecutor and transferred from her authority a case involving the slaying of a police officer after she announced her opposition to the death penalty....

 2017-03-17 15:11 

National Post

Florida governor removes prosecutor in police-murder case after she reveals opposition to death penalty... +

Florida governor Rick Scott asked Orlandos top prosecutor, Aramis Ayala, to recuse herself from the case involving Lt. Debra Clayton's slaying but she refused...

 2017-03-17 12:33 

Raw Story

Florida governor replaces anti-death penalty prosecutor... +

Florida Governor Rick Scott on Thursday replaced a local prosecutor who declared she would not seek the death penalty in a case against a man accused of killing an Orlando police officer and refused to recuse herself. In an executive order, Scott removed ...

 2017-03-17 04:00 

Politico

The roots of Rick Scott’s rage at the FL House — Poll: Floridians want to keep Obamacare — Mar-a-Lago is ready for Marine One flights as Trump returns... +
 2017-03-17 03:48 

RT.com

Florida governor removes state attorney from cop killer case for anti-death penalty stance... +

A Florida state attorney who refused to recuse herself from the case of an accused cop killer has been removed by Governor Rick Scott for not pursuing the death penalty. ...

 2017-03-17 03:04 

Raw Story

Floridas new state attorney refuses to use the death penalty and the cops are furious... +

Central Florida State AttorneyAramis Ayala said she would not seek the death penalty in any cases during her term of office, facing backlash from an Orlando police chief and from Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R). During a Thursday news conference, Ayala announ...

Page 1 of 4

  • Need an account?  
    or