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Rick Scott (L) and Charlie Crist (R)
Florida Governor Rick Scott in Sarasota on August 15th, 2013
Rick Scott is the 45th Governor of the State of Florida.
Governor Rick Scott speaks at a Florida Board of Governors meeting on Wednesday, November 7th at New College in Sarasota.
At one time, the governor vetoed $5 million in state funding for the park.
Gov. Rick Scott gets a tour of Benderson Rowing Park by Paul Blackketter, who manages the park for Benderson Development.
SARASOTA - Governor Rick Scott is making history, announcing the largest proposed budget the state has ever had. The proposed budget is $74.2 billion, an increase of $4 billion from last year's. And, the public education system seems to be one of the top recipients.
SARASOTA - Governor Rick Scott, fresh off his decision to allow the expansion of Medicaid to 900,000 Florida residents, visits the Suncoast.
MIAMI (AP) — Gov. Rick Scott says the dredging operation at Miami's port will enable it to handle larger cargo ships passing through a widened Panama Canal and produce thousands of jobs statewide.
MIAMI (AP) — Gov. Rick Scott is touring the dredging operation at Miami's port that is geared to handle larger ships soon to be passing through a widened Panama Canal.
Gov. Rick Scott is continuing to push his new education plan.
Gov. Rick Scott wants Florida's community and state colleges to develop bargain four-year degrees costing no more than $10,000.
Gov. Rick Scott has asked his inspector general to look into the recent firings of four employees responsible for keeping an eye on any internal wrongdoing at the state-backed Citizens Property Insurance Corp.
Gov. Rick Scott says he isn't convinced a state health exchange will lower health care costs for Floridians and worries the actual costs could end up being greater than early estimates.
BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — Gov. Rick Scott is continuing to push his new education plan.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott won office on the slogan "Let's get to work" and is now proclaiming "It's working."
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott is seeking a pay raise for Florida's teachers after spearheading a successful effort to cut their wages by 3 percent through a retirement contribution.
Port Charlotte, FL- Sergeant Michael Wilson will be honored on Friday and Saturday with a funeral followed by a procession through the streets of Charlotte County.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott visited the Suncoast Wednesday, and says he's willing to look at whether changes are needed to make voting go smoother in Florida.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott has named four business people and a lawyer to the panel that oversees the State University System of Florida.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott wants to eliminate Florida's sales tax on equipment and machinery bought by businesses.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A new poll says Florida Gov. Rick Scott's chances for re-election are in jeopardy. A poll of registered voters in Florida found that 52 percent say he does not deserve a second term. Scott, who narrowly beat Democrat Alex Sink in 2010, has already said he plans to run in 2014. The poll also found that 53 percent of Republicans think another Republican should run against Scott in a GOP primary. Scott has been battling low approval ratings since he took office. The new poll shows that only 36 percent approve of the job he's doing. The Quinnipiac University poll also shows that former Gov. Charlie Crist has a 47 percent favorable rating. Crist, who was elected as a Republican and then turned independent, became a registered Democrat last week.
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Gov. Rick Scott has cast his ballot in his hometown of Naples.