Administrative Schedule for April 17, 2015

On April 17, 2015, in Scheduling, by Governor's Press Office

Scott/ Lopez-Cantera Administrative Schedule for Friday, April 17, 2015

Today’s Bill Action by Governor Rick Scott

On April 16, 2015, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

Governor Rick Scott signed the following bills into law today: CS/SB 426    Trust Funds of the Department of Education and the Board of Governors of the State University System CS/SB 428    Trust Funds Administered by the Department of Environmental Protection SB 430           Central Florida Beltway Trust Fund/Department of Transportation A copy of the transmittal letter […]

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Susan L. Kelsey to the First District Court of Appeal

On April 16, 2015, in Recent Appointments, by Governor's Press Office

Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Susan L. Kelsey to the First District Court of Appeal. Kelsey, 55, of Tallahassee, is a sole practitioner with the Kelsey Appellate Law Firm, P.A. Previously, she practiced with Anchors, Smith, Grimsely, P.L. from 2005-2007. She began her legal career in 1988. Kelsey is AV rated by […]

Governor Rick Scott to Take Legal Action Against Obama for Stopping Federal Funds to Force State Further Into Obamacare

On April 16, 2015, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.  – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that he will take legal action against President Obama’s federal healthcare agency for stopping Low Income Pool (LIP) healthcare funds to Florida in order to force the state to take Legislative action to expand Medicaid under Obamacare. Governor Rick Scott said, “It is appalling that President Obama […]

Administrative Schedule for April 16, 2015

On April 16, 2015, in Scheduling, by Governor's Press Office

Scott/ Lopez-Cantera Administrative Schedule for Thursday, April 16, 2015

Gov. Scott Highlights Job Creation at Flightstar Aircraft Services

On April 15, 2015, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

Today, Governor Rick Scott highlighted job growth at Flightstar Aircraft Services, a leading provider of heavy maintenance and repair that employs 1,150 Floridians. In December of 2012, Flightstar Aircraft Services announced that it would remain at Cecil Airport in Jacksonville and would expand operations. Since the announcement the company has created 100 new jobs. Governor […]

Administrative Schedule for April 15, 2015

On April 15, 2015, in Scheduling, by Governor's Press Office

Scott/ Lopez-Cantera Administrative Schedule for Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Governor Scott and Florida Cabinet Recognize Bealls’ Centennial Anniversary

On April 14, 2015, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

Today, Governor Rick Scott and the Florida Cabinet issued the following resolution recognizing Bealls’ centennial anniversary. Governor Rick Scott said, “We are excited to recognize the achievement of the Beall Family and their associates for a century of outstanding success. Bealls was founded in Florida and has continued to create opportunities for our families for […]

Governor Rick Scott Awards Tampa Businesses with Governor’s Business Ambassador Award

On April 14, 2015, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

Today, Governor Rick Scott recognized Charlotte Baker, CEO and founder of Digital Hands, with the Governor’s Business Ambassador Award. The Governor’s Business Ambassador Award is given to individuals and business in recognition of their efforts to create jobs and opportunities for Florida families. Governor Scott said, “I am proud to award Digital Hands with the […]

Governor Rick Scott And Volunteer Florida Present Champion Of Service Awards

On April 14, 2015, in News Releases, by Governor's Press Office

During today’s meeting of the Florida Cabinet, Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida CEO Chester Spellman recognized four champions of service from across Florida: Comcast, Carolyn Lynn of Duval Reads, Pastor Gary Montgomery and Josephine Gamboa-Montgomery of Living Stones International, and Saif Ishoof of the City of Miami. Governor Scott said, “It is an honor […]