Governor Rick Scott Recognizes 4 Rivers Smokehouse with Business Ambassador Award

On April 26, 2016, in News Releases, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, during a meeting of the Florida Cabinet, Governor Rick Scott recognized John Rivers, the founder of the restaurant, 4 Rivers Smokehouse, with the Governor’s Business Ambassador Award. 4 Rivers originated as a barbecue ministry in the Rivers’ family garage to support local organizations and charities. Since officially opening their doors in […]

Following Trade Mission to PA, Gov. Scott Announces B. Braun Will Add 175 New Jobs in Florida

On April 25, 2016, in News Releases, by Staff

Announcement Kicks Off Gov. Scott Leading Trade Mission to California Next Week  DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that B. Braun Medical Inc. will be opening their first location in Florida. This follows a meeting Governor Scott held with B. Braun during his domestic trade mission to Pennsylvania last year. B. Braun, the […]

Administrative Schedule for Saturday, April 23, 2016 – Sunday, April 24, 2016

On April 23, 2016, in Scheduling, by Staff

Scott/ Lopez-Cantera Administrative Schedule for Saturday, April 23, 2016 – Sunday, April 24, 2016

Governor Rick Scott Reappoints 19

On April 22, 2016, in Recent Appointments, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced 19 reappointments to various boards and commissions throughout the state following the Florida Senate’s failure to consider them for confirmation by adjournment sine die of the 2016 regular legislative session: Board of Architecture and Interior Design Aida Bao-Garciga, 60, of Miami, is an interior designer and the […]

Governor Rick Scott Honors More Than 500 Service Members with Governor’s Veterans Service Award

On April 22, 2016, in News Releases, by Staff

KEY WEST, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott awarded 527 service members at the Key West Naval Air Station with Governor’s Veterans Service Awards for their service to Florida and the nation. Governor Scott said, “Today I met over 500 veterans and active duty service members that have made countless sacrifices to protect our nation […]

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Ray Lee Smith “Lee” to the Seventh Judicial Circuit Court

On April 22, 2016, in Recent Appointments, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of R. Lee Smith to the Seventh Judicial Circuit Court. Smith, 43, of Ponte Vedra Beach, has served as an Assistant State Attorney and the Chief of the Traffic Homicide Division for the Fourth Judicial Circuit since 2009. He previously served as an Assistant State […]

Administrative Schedule for Friday, April 22, 2016

On April 22, 2016, in Scheduling, by Staff

Scott/ Lopez-Cantera Administrative Schedule for Friday, April 22, 2016

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Three to State Emergency Response Commission

On April 21, 2016, in Recent Appointments, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced three appointments to the State Emergency Response Commission. Taylor Abel, 44, of Tampa, is a senior manager of environmental health and safety with Mosaic. He fills a vacant seat and is appointed for a term beginning April 21, 2016, and ending at the pleasure of the Governor. […]

Administrative Schedule for Thursday, April 21, 2016

On April 21, 2016, in Scheduling, by Staff

Scott/ Lopez-Cantera Administrative Schedule for Thursday, April 21, 2016

Governor Rick Scott to Lead Trade Mission to California

On April 20, 2016, in News Releases, by Staff

Will Speak at Milken Institute’s Global Conference 2016- Encourages Governor Brown to Join Event TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced he will be leading a domestic trade mission to California in May. During the trade mission, Governor Scott will attend the Milken Institute’s Global Conference 2016 to discuss how Florida is making it […]