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  1. Socialists, ballots and pot: The week in Florida politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Fairfield Citizen-News

    ... the most important in years. The governor's office and all three Cabinet seats are on the ballot; Republican Gov. Rick Scott is challenging Nelson; several congressional seats will be competitive; and Floridians will vote on several proposed ...

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  2. Nelson campaign to donate $10K from Al Franken group to charityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Hill

    ... charity," Brown had told CNN earlier Saturday. Nelson is locked in a tight reelection battle against Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R), who is seeking to unseat the vulnerable Democratic senator in November. The race is considered one of the tightest in ...

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  3. Liberal LWV, Common Cause Move to Stop Scott Appointing JusticesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News Talk Florida

    In a widely anticipated move, two voting-rights groups asked the Florida Supreme Court on Thursday to block an attempt by Gov. Rick Scott to appoint replacements for three justices whose terms will end as the governor's tenure comes to a close in January. Scott this month initiated the selection process to replace justices Barbara Pariente, R. Fred Lewis and Peggy Quince, who will be forced to leave the Supreme Court in January because of a mandatory retirement age.

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  4. Hurricane Maria caravan, rally focuses on Trump's Mar-a-LagoRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    ... the scheduled speakers is Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson, who faces a re-election challenge from Republican Gov. Rick Scott. Both have campaigned steadily among Puerto Ricans living in Florida. Trump recently has challenged estimates that nearly 3,000 ...

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  5. Fired cop who may have planted drugs shows why Florida's felon voting ban is so insidiousRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    ... law, that means they would have lost their right to vote even after completing their sentence. Under Gov. Rick Scott's (R-FL) administration, it has proved nearly impossible for ex-felons to have those rights restored. On November 6, that could all ...

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  6. Governor candidate from Suntree White says campaign was one of his 'greatest experiences'Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Florida Today

    ... in cash, $2,500 in loans and $2,317 in in-kind contributions. He spent $52,988 on the campaign. Incumbent Gov. Rick Scott, a Republican, cannot seek re-election because of term limits, as he is completing his second four-year term. Scott instead is ...

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  7. Photos: Gov. Scott visits Promise in BrevardRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Florida Today

    Gov. Rick Scott paid a visit to Promise in Brevard in West Melbourne Friday morning to announce the job numbers and present the Governor's Medal to Betsy Farmer and her son Luke, co-founders of Promise in Brevard. Gov. Scott greeted all the Promise residents before speaking.

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  8. Cops in Parkland shooting under investigation for crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... to February's mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School . Immediately after the shooting, Gov. Rick Scott ordered the Florida Department of Law Enforcement to investigate law enforcement's response to the shooting, including actions by ...

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  9. Candidates meet in BristolRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denton Publications

    Joining last week's Bristol forum lineup was lieutenant governor candidate Rep. Don Turner and a bevy of Addison County GOP candidates and one local, Libertarian state senate candidate. "A vote for Gov. Phil Scott is a vote for all of us," U.S. House candidate Anya Tinyo said during a GOP candidates' forum held at a recently constructed volunteer fire station in the Addison County town of Bristol on Sept.

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  10. AHF to Florida Gov. Rick Scott: 'You're in contempt!'Read the original story

    Yesterday | Seattle Gay News

    FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla. - The AIDS Healthcare Foundation , the parent organization of Positive Healthcare , a nonprofit agency providing medical care to over 2,000 Medicaid patients living with HIV in Florida for nearly two decades, today filed a motion seeking to have a Florida court hold Gov. Rick Scott in contempt for his failure to comply with the September 5th order of the Circuit Court of the Second Judicial Circuit, in and for Leon County, Florida, compelling him to make records of his schedule, calendar, and other events - including campaign and fundraising events - publicly available to the AHF within ten days.

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  11. Gov. Rick Scott hoping to use clay treatment to reduce red tideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Scott announced a partnership with Florida Fish and Wildlife along with researchers from all over the world to see if clay can get rid of the toxic algae bloom. The idea is the algae will stick to the clay and the clay, being heavy, will drag the toxins down to the seafloor and away from sunlight that keeps it alive.

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  12. Will Durst: The GOP Hokey PokeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Red Bluff Daily News

    ... every single spotlight event whether he's asked to or not, including hurricanes. Florida GOP senatorial candidate Rick Scott, fox trotting in a dead heat with incumbent Democrat Sen. Bill Nelson, was forced by his state's demographics to disown the ...

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  13. Governor appoints Marceno Lee County SheriffRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    Gov. Rick Scott has appointed Carmine Marceno Jr. as sheriff in the Lee County Sheriff's Office to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Sheriff Mike Scott on Sept. 24. "Sheriff Mike Scott has been dedicated to serving the people of Lee County for the past 30 years.

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  14. Police in Parkland shooting under criminal investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Janesville Gazette

    Florida's top law enforcement agency says it is investigating whether police committed crimes while responding to February's mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland. Immediately after the shooting, Gov. Rick Scott ordered the Florida Department of Law Enforcement to investigate law enforcement's response to the shooting, including actions by school deputy Scot Peterson, who took cover outside rather than rush into the building as teachers and children were being shot. 1 comment

  15. Gov. Scott wants to establish red tide research center Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Daily Commercial

    Gov. Rick Scott wants state wildlife commissioners to seek funding for a red-tide research center and to restart a long-dormant task force, as waters along Florida's Gulf Coast continue to face an expanding red-tide outbreak that began last year.

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  16. Gov. Scott: More than 1.6 Million Jobs Added Since December 2010Read the original story

    Yesterday | Capital Soup

    Governor Rick Scott announced that Florida businesses have created 1,615,500 jobs since December 2010 with 20,000 private-sector jobs being added in August. Over the past year, 217,600 new private-sector jobs were created in Florida, and the state's annual job growth rate has outpaced the nation for 76 of the past 77 months.

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  17. Scott announces annual job growth in Tampa BayRead the original story

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    Gov. Rick Scott announced annual job numbers for the state of Florida on Friday.

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  18. Rick Scott gets flap over red tide research proposalRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... what the biggest races voters will decide on during the November 6th general election. TALLAHASSEE - Gov. Rick Scott wants state wildlife commissioners to seek tax dollars for a red-tide research center and to restart a task force, as Florida's Gulf ...

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  19. Dems look to Gillum, Abrams for pathway to victory in tough statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hill

    ... his electorate in more rural parts of the state that Democrats say have been left behind under Republican Gov. Rick Scott's stewardship. Gillum dispatched his running mate, Chris King, on Thursday to Haines City - part of the state's politically ...

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  20. Gov. Rick Scott visits Promise in Brevard in West MelbourneRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Florida Today

    Gov. Rick Scott visits Promise in Brevard in West Melbourne Gov. Rick Scott visits Promise in Brevard in West Melbourne.

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