Florida Named #1 State for Aerospace Manufacturing Attractiveness

On April 24, 2015, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

Florida leads U.S. for second year in a row according to 2015 PwC US report Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that Florida ranked first in the United States for aviation manufacturing attractiveness for the second year in a row according to the PwC US 2015 Aerospace Manufacturing Attractiveness Rankings. Governor Scott said, “We are proud […]

Administrative Schedule for April 24, 2015

On April 24, 2015, in Scheduling, by Governor's Press Office

Scott/ Lopez-Cantera Administrative Schedule for Friday, April 24, 2015

Gov. Scott Celebrates Wawa’s Expansion in Southwest Florida

On April 23, 2015, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

Expansion Will Create More Than 120 New Jobs  FORT MYERS, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott celebrated the grand opening of three new Wawa locations in Fort Myers as part of their expansion into Southwest Florida. The three new stores will each create more than 40 new jobs, for a total of more than 120 […]

Administrative Schedule for April 23, 2015

On April 23, 2015, in Scheduling, by Governor's Press Office

Scott/ Lopez-Cantera Administrative Schedule for Thursday, April 23, 2015

Governor Scott: Lifting Cuban Embargo Could Hurt Florida Agriculture

On April 22, 2015, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

Today, Governor Rick Scott issued the following statement regarding the potential negative impact of lifting the Cuban Embargo on Florida agriculture: Governor Scott said, “Agriculture is a vital part of our economy in Florida, and lifting the embargo on Cuba could do irreparable harm to it. Importing agricultural products from Cuba could drive down demand […]

Administrative Schedule for April 22, 2015

On April 22, 2015, in Scheduling, by Governor's Press Office

Scott/ Lopez-Cantera Administrative Schedule for Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Governor Rick Scott: Continuation Budget May Be Needed for FY 15-16 Due to Federal Timeline on LIP Amendment

On April 21, 2015, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

Governor Rick Scott released the following statement today, given the fact that U.S. Health and Human Services (HHS) has chosen not to respond to the LIP amendment request in a timeframe that will help develop the 2015-2016 budget before the end of the fiscal year in June: Governor Scott said, “While we are pushing the […]

Gov. Scott Honors 229 Veterans with Governor’s Veterans Service Award

On April 21, 2015, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott awarded 229 Florida veterans with the Governor’s Veterans Service Award for their service to Florida and the nation. Governor Scott said, “As a Navy veteran myself, I was proud to recognize 229 veterans in West Palm Beach today in honor of their service to our state and […]

Gov. Scott to President Obama Before FL Visit: Repair Lake Okeechobee Dike and Restore Everglades Funding Cuts

On April 21, 2015, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Today, Governor Scott issued the following statement prior to President Obama’s visit to the Everglades on Wednesday.   Governor Scott said, “Florida is blessed with a pristine environment and our natural resources help create a foundation for our growing economy.  We are focused on real solutions when it comes to protecting our environment […]

Administrative Schedule for April 21, 2015

On April 21, 2015, in Scheduling, by Governor's Press Office

Scott/ Lopez-Cantera Administrative Schedule for Tuesday, April 21, 2015