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Gov. Scott Surpasses $100 Million in Springs Projects

Aug. 8, 2014

Today the Florida Department of Environmental Protection proposed $69 million in springs projects leveraged by the $30 million Governor Scott secured in the “It’s Your Money Tax Cut Budget” to bring the total invested in springs projects to more than $100 million in the last two years. 381 more words


New Governor Poll Shows Gov. Scott With Marginal Lead Over Crist

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Governor Rick Scott has retaken a marginal lead over Democrat Charlie Crist in a new poll.

In the latest WFLA and Survey USA poll, Governor Scott pulled 45-percent of votes, according to CBS4’s news partner… 98 more words


Governor Scott Announces Elimination of Critical Needs Waitlist for Persons with Disabilities

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced all individuals with critical needs who have been on the Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD) waiting list as of July 1 will be offered enrollment in the Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) Medicaid waiver. 240 more words

Everglades Restoration Projects Continue with Issuance of New DEP Permit

July 10, 2014

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s (DEP) Office of Ecosystem Projects issued a permit to the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) today to construct the L-8 Divide Structure, a key component of Governor Rick Scott’s strategies to restore south Florida ecosystems. 511 more words


Scott Honors Veterans, With Possible Election Benefits

TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) – As Gov. Rick Scott tours the state this week honoring military veterans, he is marking the contributions of a bloc of voters that could help in his difficult re-election fight. 629 more words