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By Corey Brooks on November 13th, 2012 | Last updated: November 27, 2012 at 4:01 pm
Company co-founders and Gov. Rick Scott attended the Gainesville grand opening.
By Ashlyn Robinson on October 19th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:09 pm
Move over, Northern California. Gainesville is ready to be the new Silicon Valley. That’s what Gov. Rick Scott told about 50 people today at the future home of Prioria Robotics in downtown Gainesville.
By Catherine Awasthi on October 4th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:41 pm
A Florida House bill entitles victims of sexual battery to as much as $1,500 to help them relocate to a safer residence beginning in October.
By George Pappas on September 20th, 2012 | Last updated: September 26, 2012 at 12:56 pm
After visiting schools throughout Florida, Gov. Rick Scott announced that education will be his new priority.
By WUFT News on August 17th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:53 pm
A panel of lawmakers has approved Governor Rick Scott’s request to restore nearly $30 million in budget cuts for Florida’s court clerks. Without the budget adjustment, the clerks would have faced layoffs, branch office closures, and cut office hours. We [...]
By Stephanie Denardo on July 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 3:47 pm
After reviewing the impact of the Supreme Court ruling that allows Florida to legally opt out of implementing one of the costliest provisions of the Affordable Care Act, Governor Rick Scott has decided to not implement an expansion of the [...]
By Stephanie Denardo on June 12th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:14 am
The task force set up by Governor Rick Scott to evaluate Florida’s “stand your ground” law held its first public hearing today. The law says that a person does not have to retreat in the face of a threat and can use [...]
By Blake Alderman on June 12th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:14 am
Republican State Representative from Ocala, Dennis Baxley, will be traveling to Seminole County today for the first public meeting of the Task Force on Citizens Safety and Protection. The panel was created by Florida Governor Rick Scott after neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman [...]