By Sarah Daly on October 28th, 2014 | Last updated: October 28, 2014 at 6:39 pm
Governor Rick Scott discusses Florida’s plan on addressing Ebola. The state has followed suit of New Jersey, New York and Illinois in taking state action.
By Erica A. Hernandez on September 19th, 2014 | Last updated: September 19, 2014 at 4:15 pm
Gov. Rick Scott will visit Bell, Fla. Today in the wake of a shooting that left six children and two adults dead on Thursday Sept. 18.
By askane on April 22nd, 2014 | Last updated: April 22, 2014 at 11:40 am
U.S. Supreme Court rebuffs Florida Gov. Rick Scott on drug testing – The U.S. Supreme Court rejected Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s petition to review a ruling that marked his random drug testing policy for state employees as unconstitutional. This leaves […]
By Keith Momberg on April 3rd, 2014 | Last updated: April 3, 2014 at 11:15 pm
Bill for earlier session start advances in Senate – The Florida State Senate approved a bill Wednesday to move the start of the 2016 legislative session from March to January. SaintPetersBlog House public pension reform will focus on 2013 Senate proposal –Speaker of the […]
By Kristan Wiggins on January 27th, 2014 | Last updated: January 27, 2014 at 10:18 am
Rep. Trey Radel to Resign from Congress – Rep. Trey Radel, R-District 19, is expected to resign from Congress on Monday, according to multiple sources found by POLITICO. This comes after the congressman was caught buying cocaine from an undercover […]
By Casey Christ on February 26th, 2013 | Last updated: February 26, 2013 at 5:47 pm
The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled to keep an injunction against a 2011 Florida program requiring government assistance applicants to be drug tested.
Members of the Florida Legislature’s black caucus met with Gov. Rick Scott Tuesday to propose legislation and support, but the lawmakers made little headway.
Florida governor calls for $10,000 bachelor degrees at state colleges – Gov. Rick Scott said he wants Florida’s 28 state colleges to create bachelor degree programs that cost $10,000 or less. Some state colleges, including Broward College, College of Central […]
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By Katherine Hahn on October 30th, 2012 | Last updated: October 30, 2012 at 4:24 pm
VP Biden making Florida stops Wednesday – Joe Biden will be campaigning in Ocala and Sarasota on Wednesday. Bay News 9 Gov. Rick Scott’s higher education task force wants limit on Florida two-plus-two tuition – Scott’s team has agreed to […]
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By Cameron Taylor on October 10th, 2012 | Last updated: June 13, 2013 at 11:35 am
Florida oyster farmers have had a lack of crop this fishing season and oysters are affecting many jobs and businesses in the industry. Gov. Rick Scott has caught onto the problem and has asked for help from federal authorities. Meanwhile, business owners such as those in Cedar Key are suffering losses.