02.03.2012 [USA TODAY] - RickScott has indicated that he would sign the legislation, the Herald reports. "As you know, I believe in Jesus Christ and I believe individuals should have a right to say a prayer," Scott says. Backers of the bill say the concept of "inspirational"
28.02.2012 [MiamiHerald.com (blog)] - RickScott offered Barack Obama a compliment during his visit to the White House with other governors Sunday. "Allow me to take this opportunity to tell you how much I appreciate your recent proposal to reduce the corporate income tax rate to help spur
02.03.2012 [MiamiHerald.com (blog)] - RickScott's request but a major leap from the zero the Senate had initially penciled in. Environmental groups praised the move as a positive sign, saying they were cautiously optimistic that it signaled a change in direction from last year's tough
29.02.2012 [MiamiHerald.com (blog)] - RickScott welcomed Keys residents to Tallahassee Wednesday on Florida Keys Day and the governor got a warm welcome from the visiting Conchs when he spoke the magic words: "Wastewater treatment." The top legislative priority for Monroe County in this
17.02.2012 [MiamiHerald.com (blog)] - RickScott said he will explore opportunities to privatize state prisons on his own following the Senate's defeat of a bill that would have required some prisons be bid out to private companies. Speaking to reporters Thursday morning after a public
5.11.2012 [derStandard.at] - In den wahrscheinlich entscheidenden Swing States bringen Obama und Romney ihre Anwälte in Stellung. Schon am Wochenende wurden in Florida erste Erinnerungen an die Wahl im Jahr 2000 wach, als der Sieger erst nach 35 Tagen feststand
03.03.2012 [Florida Times-Union (blog)] - RickScott. Florida Current http://bit.ly/xrYPB8 Howdy, it's Friday and this is Florida Morning, your daily digest of political news around the Sunshine State. House proposes charter school task force, deal reached on PreK-12 spending
02.03.2012 [Tampa Bay Business Journal (blog)] - RickScott's decision to drug-test state workers. Fifty nine percent said no when asked, “Do you support Gov. Scott's mandate to force state workers to take drug tests?”; 40 percent said yes. A total of 1324 readers responded to the online survey.
02.03.2012 [PolitiFact] - RickScott says abuse of Florida's auto insurance law is forcing drivers to pay more for their car insurance. He's made reforming the law, also known as personal injury protection, or PIP, his second-highest priority this legislative session.