Tag Archives: Chip Skambis

Florida governor heads to Spain to drum up business

By on May 21st, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:33 am

Despite the bad economic situation in Spain, Gov. Rick Scott is leading more than 60 business leaders and state officials there for a five-day business development mission. One of those businesses is CZA Incorporated, an organization that helps multi-national corporations [...]

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UF students to see fee increase

By on May 21st, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:33 am

University of Florida students will be seeing their fees raising this coming semester. The UF board of trustees approved a $2-per-credit-hour fee over a conference call earlier this afternoon. The fee would increase from $4.76 to $6.76. The fee increase does not [...]

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Out-of-state congressional donations on the rise

By on May 18th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:33 am

It’s happening in several congressional races, in states like Nebraska, Montana and Ohio. Millions of dollars from out-of-state donors and outside groups are fueling candidates’ war chests. Last week in Indiana, outside money helped Richard Mourdock beat out six-term incumbent Senator [...]

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State senator doubts proposed Levy County nuclear power plants will ever be built

By and on February 15th, 2012 | Last updated: September 8, 2013 at 7:41 pm

Progress Energy’s proposed nuclear power plant in Levy County may not actually get built….that’s according to Republican Senator Mike Fasano.  Fasano recently led an unsuccessful attempt in the Florida Florida’s to repeal the entire advance nuclear cost recovery statute.  That law allows [...]

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