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48 min ago | The Florida Times-Union

Jacksonville Journal

The Blood Alliance is experiencing summer shortages and is in critical need of O-negative, O-positive, A-negative and B-positive blood types.

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Related Topix: Jacksonville, FL, Activism, US Governors

5 hrs ago | KeysNews.com

U.A.S. causes privacy issues

As more drones fitted with video cameras find their way into the hands of ordinary citizens, concerns about privacy are becoming more of an issue.

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Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Florida, Florida Government, US Governors

9 hrs ago | Bradenton.com

Benefits of Medicaid expansion under ACA can't be ignored

The consequences of Florida's failure to expand the federal Medicaid health care program for the poor have come into sharper focus.Gov. Rick Scott and certain Republican legislators continue to spurn billions in federal money over a rigid ideological stand, leaving hundreds of thousands of Floridians without health insurance.

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Related Topix: Medicaid, Health, US Governors, Health Insurance, Manatee County, FL

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Shockya.com

Florida Gov. Rick Scott Hires Bill Scherer as Special Council for Failed Incentive Deal

Florida Gov. Rick Scott has appointed Bill Scherer as his special counsel to sue Digital Domain's John Textor.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Florida, Florida Government, Charlie Crist

St. Petersburg Times

Texas company ends controversial oil drilling in Florida; keeps pumping from one well

The uproar that resulted led to a $25,000 fine, testing of the groundwater and now an announcement from Hughes that it's ending its drilling work in Collier County.

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Related Topix: Florida, Collier County, FL, US Governors, Naples, FL, Golden Gate, FL

The Orlando Sentinel

Scott, Crist duke it out over education records

Florida's two leading candidates for governor are administering a high-stakes test of their own to voters this summer: Call it a pop quiz on who cut more classroom dollars.

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Related Topix: Florida, Florida Government, US Governors, Charlie Crist

Front www.keysnet.com

Governor gets four names from which to choose for Keys judgeship

A Keys committee of attorneys has recommended to Gov. Rick Scott four applicants to replace David Audlin on the Monroe County Circuit Court bench.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Monroe County, OH

Broward-Palm Beach

Florida Judge Throws Out Republican Voting Maps

A Florida judge took the GOP and their redrawn congregational district maps from 2012 to the proverbial woodshed on Thursday, when he ruled that the maps were drawn up illegally.

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Related Topix: Florida, Florida Government, US News, US Governors

NBC2 News

Fort Myers adult daycare seeks help to stay open

There are new detail about the upcoming closure of an adult daycare in Fort Myers.

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Related Topix: Fort Myers, FL, US Governors, Fort Myers Beach, FL

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Orlando Sentinel

Investment collapse is ancient history these days

Here's a rare bit of good news brought to you by your state government: remember nearly seven years ago when credit markets crashed, and Florida's investment fund for local governments nearly went belly-up? Well, stay calm and read on.

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Related Topix: Florida, Florida Government, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, US Governors, Charlie Crist

Daily Kos

Rick Scott's Poor Judgement and Staffing Problems

Of all the governors, Rick Scott seems to have the worst judgement when it comes to choosing staff - they don't stick around.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Movies, Entertainment, Florida, Florida Government

Southwest Florida Online

37 Teachers Recognized By Governor Rick Scott

Today, Governor Rick Scott recognized 37 outstanding educators for their contributions to learning with the Governor's Shine Awards.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Florida, Hendry County, FL

Broward-Palm Beach

Rick Scott Appoints GOP Insider Bill Scherer to Bag Digital Domain

Rick Scott couldn't have found a better man than Bill Scherer to be special counsel in the Digital Domain fiasco.

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

Capital Soup

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Three to Florida Endowment Foundation...

Today, Governor Rick Scott announced one appointment and two reappointments to the Florida Endowment Foundation for Vocational Rehabilitation .

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Business Journal

Timeline: David Siegel's busy 2014

Siegel is honored with the Innovation & Expansion in Tourism & Hospitality Award from Florida Gov. Rick Scott on Jan. 23. Scott said the award was given for Westgate helping create a strong Central Florida economy.

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The Florida Times-Union

UNF grad ponies up for undocumented freshman with $2,000 in tuition help

Florida Governor Rick Scott was in Jacksonville, April 21, 2014, to host a College Affordability Roundtable with high school students and their parents.

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Related Topix: Florida, US Governors, Education Etc., Duval County, FL, University of North Florida

Patch.com

Rick Scott Accused of Breaking State Elections Law

A former Florida policeman says Gov. Rick Scott violated state law during a Tampa campaign event Monday.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Broward County, FL

KFVS12

15-year-old charged in fatal shooting at US armory

Republican Gov. Rick Scott is a multimillionaire and flies in a private jet, yet his campaign decided to criticize Democratic challenger Charlie Crist as an elitist for wearing a Rolex watch.

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Related Topix: Prison, US Governors, Charlie Crist, Lobelville, TN

KTVN Reno

Benghazi: 2 days, 2 distinct attacks on Americans

14, 2012 file photo, Libyan military guards check one of the U.S. consulate's burned buildings after a deadly attack on Tuesday, Sept.

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Related Topix: Boulder County, CO, US Governors

WKRN

Some in GOP worried over Fla. governor's missteps

Republican Gov. Rick Scott is a multimillionaire and flies in a private jet, yet his campaign decided to criticize Democratic challenger Charlie Crist as an elitist for wearing a Rolex watch.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Governors, Charlie Crist, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, University of Florida

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