Administrative Schedule for Saturday, April 29, 2017 – Sunday, April 30, 2017

On April 29, 2017, in Scheduling, by Staff

Scott/ Lopez-Cantera Administrative Schedule for Saturday, April 29, 2017 – Sunday, April 30, 2017

Governor Scott Appoints Two to the State Retirement Commission

On April 28, 2017, in Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced one appointment and one reappointment to the State Retirement Commission.   Holger Ciupalo, 58, of Tallahassee, is the policy chief for the Finance and Economic Analysis unit of the Office of Policy and Budget in the Executive Office of the Governor. He received his bachelor’s degree from […]

Administrative Schedule for Friday, April 28, 2017

On April 28, 2017, in Scheduling, by Staff

Scott/ Lopez-Cantera Administrative Schedule for Friday, April 28, 2017

Administrative Schedule for Thursday, April 27, 2017

On April 27, 2017, in Scheduling, by Staff

Scott/ Lopez-Cantera Administrative Schedule for Thursday, April 27, 2017

Gov. Scott: Florida Legislature Turned Their Back on Constituents

On April 27, 2017, in News Releases, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott met with members of the Florida Senate and urged the Legislature to include funding in the state budget to fix the Herbert Hoover Dike and fully fund the state’s economic incentive programs, Enterprise Florida and VISIT FLORIDA. WATCH: Remarks by Governor Scott WATCH: Gov. Scott: We Must Keep […]

Gov. Scott: Politicians in the Florida Legislature Need to Fix the Herbert Hoover Dike

On April 27, 2017, in News Releases, by Staff

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott urged the Florida Legislature to commit to fixing the federally-operated Herbert Hoover Dike and helping Lake Okeechobee by including $200 million in the state budget. Last week, President Donald Trump committed to providing federal resources to fix the dike. WATCH: Remarks by Governor Scott   ###

Memo: Reducing VISIT FLORIDA Funding Would Negatively Impact State and Local Revenue

On April 26, 2017, in News Releases, by Staff

All, Today, Christian Weiss, a member of the Revenue Estimating Conference, sent a memo to Governor Rick Scott detailing the negative impacts reducing funding for VISIT FLORIDA will have on state and local revenue. To read the letter, click HERE. Thanks, Governor’s Press Office media@eog.myflorida.com      

Gov. Scott: Glad President Trump is Fighting to Cut Taxes

On April 26, 2017, in News Releases, by Staff

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – Today, Governor Rick Scott released the below statement on President Donald Trump’s proposed tax plan. Governor Scott said, “We have been committed to fighting the corporate income tax in Florida and I am glad that President Trump is doing the same for our national economy. Since I have been in office, we […]

Gov. Scott Statement on Budget Negotiations

On April 26, 2017, in News Releases, by Staff

Please see the below statement from Governor Rick Scott on budget negotiations:   “Lawmakers cannot be shortsighted at the expense of Florida families by cutting funds for tourism marketing and economic development. I would be absolutely shocked if politicians in the Florida Legislature put their self-interests before the interests of our families and small businesses. Let’s […]

Administrative Schedule for Wednesday, April 26, 2017

On April 26, 2017, in Scheduling, by Staff

Scott/ Lopez-Cantera Administrative Schedule for Wednesday, April 26, 2017