Tag Archives: Gov. Rick Scott

Florida briefs: Hat tip to Scott as packed field vies for House seat and poll favors Rubio for Senate

The race for US House District 4 in Florida is a packed field while Sen. Marco Rubio is favored to succeed in his efforts for reelection. Meanwhile, Florida’s governor is due a hat tip for helping a veteran. Florida news … Continue reading

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GOP set for convention amid VP buzz, conjecture over what speakers might say

The Republican National Committee has released a partial list of speakers for next week’s convention amid a media frenzy. Media are claiming presumptive nominee Donald Trump will select Indiana’s Gov. Mike Pence as the vice-presidential pick. Leftist media like The … Continue reading

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National Hangover Day for Dems as GOP makes history

I was sitting in the studio at 600 WBOB AM (100.3 FM) shortly after polls closed on Election Day. As early coverage of the races began, I got word that Charlie Crist had asked a judge to extend voting hours … Continue reading

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The GOP wins regardless of who wins Florida governor race

The race to determine who becomes the next governor of Florida has stymied pollsters and pundits because by all accounts, the race as of Election Day is still a tossup. Newspaper politicos have made a big deal out of the … Continue reading

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Florida governor’s race down to the wire as pundits hype polls

You know it’s almost Election Day when pundits hype polls, and the Florida governor’s race is a favorite among media right now. Regardless of party preference, pundits agree on one thing. Gov. Rick Scott and attorney Charlie Crist are locked … Continue reading

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Crist would give drivers’ licenses to all foreign nationals

Gov. Rick Scott (R) and Charlie Crist (D) delivered verbal punches during a gubernatorial debate hosted by CNN in Jacksonville on Monday. Scott touted his success in recruiting employers to Florida, resulting in large increases in jobs. Crist projected himself … Continue reading

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Comedy of errors in Crist’s flip flops: Stimulus, women, the poor

I’ve done columns about Gov. Rick Scott’s first term, and I’m of the opinion he’s done a good job considering what he inherited from  Charlie Crist. Amid the ongoing character assassination and lawfare Dems are currently using in a frantic … Continue reading

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