Gov. Scott Announces the Launch of Tourism Assistance Programs Following Hurricane Michael

On December 7, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the launch of two VISIT FLORIDA Hurricane Michael assistance programs to aid local tourism businesses in the counties that were included in the FEMA major disaster declaration on October 11. The Tourism Recovery Grant Program for Hurricane Michael and Hurricane Michael Recovery Marketing Program are available to Bay, Calhoun, […]

Gov. Scott: State Offices will be Closed on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve

On December 7, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that state offices will be closed on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve in recognition of state employees’ hard work throughout the year, including the response and recovery from Hurricane Michael. Over the past eight years, state employees have helped support the incredible turnaround in Florida’s economy, […]

Administrative Schedule for Thursday, December 6, 2018

On December 6, 2018, in Scheduling, by Staff

Scott/ Lopez-Cantera Administrative Schedule for Thursday, December 6, 2018

Administrative Schedule for Wednesday, December 5, 2018

On December 5, 2018, in Scheduling, by Staff

Scott/ Lopez-Cantera Administrative Schedule for Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Gov. Scott Recognizes Three Veterans with the Governor’s Medal of Merit

On December 4, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, during a Florida Cabinet meeting, Governor Rick Scott recognized Florida veterans Lieutenant Colonel Glenn Sutphin, Major General Michael Calhoun and Colonel Charles Mohr with the Governor’s Medal of Merit. About the Medal of Merit Recipients: Lieutenant Colonel Glenn Sutphin entered active duty service as an enlisted soldier in 1969, received his […]

Gov. Scott Appoints Russell Johnson to Nassau County School Board

On December 4, 2018, in Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Russell Johnson to the Nassau County School Board. He is appointed to fill a vacancy created by the resignation of Kimberly Fahlgren. Johnson, 64, of Hilliard, is a weight inspector with the Florida Department of Transportation. He received his bachelor’s degree in political science […]

Gov. Scott Recognizes Matt Molnar with Governor’s Young Entrepreneur Award

On December 4, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, during a meeting of the Florida Cabinet, Governor Rick Scott recognized Matt Molnar with the Governor’s Young Entrepreneur Award. Governor Scott said, “Young entrepreneurs are a big reason why Florida’s economy has had so much success. Over the past eight years, we’ve worked to make Florida the best state in the […]

Gov. Scott Recognizes Utility Lineman, Florida Cabinet Passes Resolution Thanking Hurricane Michael Responders

On December 4, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, during a meeting of the Florida Cabinet, Governor Rick Scott recognized utility lineman who responded to Hurricane Michael and helped restore power to hundreds of thousands of families and businesses. Governor Scott and the Florida Cabinet also issued the following resolution thanking all Hurricane Michael responders, including local governments, first responders, […]

Gov. Scott Recognizes Seven Educators with the Governor’s Shine Award

On December 4, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla., – Today, during a meeting of Florida’s Cabinet, Governor Rick Scott recognized seven outstanding educators with the Governor’s Shine Award. The Shine Award is presented to teachers and administrators in Florida who make significant contributions to the field of education. The following educators were presented with the Governor’s Shine Award: Kyle Dencker, Orange […]

Gov. Scott and Florida Cabinet Issue Resolution Recognizing Trooper Nicholas Dolan as Trooper of the Year

On December 4, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott and the Florida Cabinet issued the following resolution recognizing Nicholas Dolan as the 2018 Florida Highway Patrol Trooper of the Year. The Trooper of the Year is awarded to a deserving member of the Florida Highway Patrol for their core values of courtesy, service and protection ensuring the safety […]