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Rick Scott's war on wildlife

By Mark Ferrulo - June 24, 2015
Earlier today, Gov. Rick Scott’s appointees to the so-called Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission approved a hunting season for Florida black bears, defying science, reason, and public opinion. Now, the commission is working to weaken protections for the Florida panther.

Sweet deal for Rick Scott, bad deal for Florida

By Mark Ferrulo - July 30, 2014
From time to time an investigative news story comes along that every Floridian should read. Earlier this week, the Tampa Bay Times reported that many of Florida’s leading Republicans, including Gov. Rick Scott, Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam, and House Speaker Will Weatherford, have had a really sweet deal from the powerful sugar industry: free secret hunting junkets to King Ranch in Texas.

A Reality Check On Scott's Education Record

By Ray Seaman - August 20, 2013

Gov. Scott has been busy trying to whitewash his terrible record on public education. As the 2013-2014 school year begins, it's time for a reality check. Progress Florida released the below graphic today which lists a sampling of recent headlines of local school districts still struggling despite Scott's rosy rhetoric.

Shining a Spotlight On Rick Scott's Dirty Money

By Ray Seaman - July 30, 2013
Bill Edwards is Rick Scott's largest campaign contributor outside of Scott's own family. Edwards is accused of defrauding veterans and military families and the Federal Trade Commission levied a huge $7.5 million dollar fine on his company. It's time for Scott to return the funds.


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