Scott repeated his allegations Sunday, without evidence, that fraud is behind the increase in votes for Nelson, saying he has asked the Florida Department of Law Enforcement to look into potential fraud. The department and the secretary of state have both previously said there is no evidence of fraud.
Scott’s Senate campaign is suing the Broward County elections supervisor and is ordering the Florida Department of Law Enforcement to investigate elections offices in Broward and Palm Beach counties.
“This race is over. It’s a sad way for Bill Nelson to end his career. He is desperately trying to hold on to something that no longer exists.”
Republican Gov. Rick Scott was narrowly leading incumbent Democrat Bill Nelson late Tuesday in the race for U.S. Senate
Rick Scott may always be an asshole, but it’s up to every Floridian to make sure he is not also our U.S Senator.
With Scott as governor, Florida was one of 20 Republican-led states to join a lawsuit to strike down the Obamacare provision requiring pre-existing conditions be covered.
From the SunPass toll collectors to the Brightline rail service, Rick Scott has secretly profited from the contractors who do business with the State of Florida.
A new breakaway bloom is moving through the Keys. Now, Indian River is the latest Florida county forced to close its beaches because of red tide. On Tuesday, Brevard County’s Melbourne Beach, Indialantic, and Cocoa Beach also tested positive for toxic algae. Gemini Elementary School in Melbourne Beach has canceled all outdoor activities. “It’s like being hit with a tear gas.”
If he wins the tight race for the Florida U.S. Senate seat, Rick Scott could well become the richest member of the next Congress.
Rick Scott has contributed almost $29 million of his own ill-gotten money to his Senate campaign since announcing his run in April.