Administrative Schedule for Monday, July 31, 2017

On July 31, 2017, in Scheduling, by Staff

Scott/ Lopez-Cantera Administrative Schedule for Monday, July 31, 2017

Gov. Scott Issues Updates on Tropical Depression Emily

On July 31, 2017, in News Releases, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott continues to receive updates on Tropical Depression Emily at the State Emergency Operations Center. The Governor remains in constant communication with state and local emergency management officials and state agency leaders who are also working to ensure the state is prepared to respond to any potential impacts from […]

Gov. Scott Issues Updates on Tropical Storm Emily

On July 31, 2017, in News Releases, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott received a full update on Tropical Storm Emily at the State Emergency Operations Center. Governor Scott has been in constant communication with state and local emergency management officials and state agency leaders who are also working to ensure the state is prepared to respond to any potential impacts […]

Gov. Scott Declares a State of Emergency for Tropical Storm Emily

On July 31, 2017, in News Releases, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott issued Executive Order 17-204 declaring a state of emergency in 31 counties within the State of Florida in response to Tropical Storm Emily. A state of emergency gives the state the flexibility to work with local governments to ensure they have all the resources they may need. Tropical […]

Gov. Scott Urges West Coast Residents to Monitor the Weather and be Prepared for Tropical Depression

On July 31, 2017, in News Releases, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla – This morning, Governor Rick Scott spoke with the Florida Division of Emergency Management (FDEM) to get an update on potential storm impacts. Governor Scott and the State of Florida are continuing to actively monitor a tropical depression off the western coast of Florida, and is urging everyone in Florida to remain vigilant. […]

Governor Rick Scott Appoints LaTasha Green-Cobb to Florida Housing Finance Corporation

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

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of LaTasha Green-Cobb to the Florida Housing Finance Corporation.   LaTasha Green-Cobb, of Jacksonville, is the chief executive officer of Empowered Action Corporation. She succeeds John Hawthorne and is appointed for a term beginning July 28, 2017, and ending November 13, 2020.   This appointment […]

Governor Scott Appoints Judge Charles Sniffen to the Twelfth Judicial Circuit Court

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

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Judge Charles Sniffen to the Twelfth Judicial Circuit Court.   Sniffen, 44, of Parrish, is currently a county judge for Manatee County. He previously worked in private practice, and as an Assistant State Attorney for the Twelfth Judicial Circuit. He received his bachelor’s degree […]

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Jim Murphy to the Governing Board of the Southwest Florida Water Management District

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

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Jim Murphy to the Governing Board of the Southwest Florida Water Management District.   Murphy, 57, of Lakeland, is the division president of Florida Sealing Products, Inc. He attended Ohio State University and is appointed to fill a vacant seat for a term beginning […]

Governor Scott Appoints James Jefferson Goodman, Jr., to the Fourteenth Judicial Circuit Court

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

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of James Jefferson Goodman, Jr., to the Fourteenth Judicial Circuit Court.   Goodman, 38, of Bonifay, is currently a solo practitioner, with prior experience in both the public and private sectors. He previously served as an Assistant State Attorney for the Fourteenth Judicial Circuit, and […]

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

On July 28, 2017, in Scheduling, by Staff

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