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.
The Court ruled Scott exceeded his authority when he started the process to find replacements for the three justices.
Scott’s investment portfolio has included a fund tied to the state’s largest public utility, a credit fund run by Brightline, a drug company for Medicaid patients, and a company that donated land to a new state university.
The power plant’s approval would benefit Florida Power and Light, Scott’s largest corporate campaign donor and a company in which the governor has invested as much as $500,000.