Governor Rick Scott Appoints Mac McNeill as Interim Sheriff of Jefferson County

On November 30, 2017, in Recent Appointments, by admin

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Alfred “Mac” McNeill as interim Sheriff of Jefferson County upon the passing of Sheriff Hobbs for a term beginning November 30, 2017, and ending November 13, 2018. Governor Scott said, “Sheriff David Hobbs dedicated his life to serving our country in the military and […]

Administrative Schedule for Thursday, November 30, 2017

On November 30, 2017, in Scheduling, by admin

Scott/ Lopez-Cantera Administrative Schedule for Thursday, November 30, 2017

Gov. Scott Issues Updates on State Action to Assist Puerto Rico

On November 29, 2017, in News Releases, by admin

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott provided an update on resources being deployed to Puerto Rico to assist with recovery and response efforts following Hurricane Maria.   See below for more information on what the State of Florida is doing to support Puerto Rico:   DIVISION OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT At the direction of Governor […]

Gov. Scott: The U.S. Embassy Belongs in Jerusalem

On November 29, 2017, in News Releases, by admin

Also Leading Trade Mission to Israel Beginning This Weekend JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that he will lead a delegation of nearly 70 Florida business and education leaders on a trade mission to Israel to continue to build on Florida and Israel’s strong relationship. In advance of the trip, Governor Scott today […]

Administrative Schedule for Wednesday, November 29, 2017

On November 29, 2017, in Scheduling, by admin

Scott/ Lopez-Cantera Administrative Schedule for Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Governor Rick Scott Applauds Law Enforcement on Arrest in Seminole Heights Murders

On November 28, 2017, in News Releases, by admin

 JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott made the following statement following the Tampa Police Department’s announcement of the apprehension of a suspect in the Seminole Heights murders. The Governor visited Seminole Heights last week and has dedicated state law enforcement resources from the Florida Highway Patrol and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement to […]

Administrative Schedule for Tuesday, November 28, 2017

On November 28, 2017, in Scheduling, by admin

Scott/ Lopez-Cantera Administrative Schedule for Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Governor Scott Announces 20 Inductees to the Florida Veterans’ Hall of Fame

On November 27, 2017, in News Releases, by admin

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott and First Lady Ann Scott joined the Florida Department of Veterans’ Affairs to honor 20 inductees to the Florida Veterans’ Hall of Fame. The Florida Veterans’ Hall of Fame recognizes and honors military veterans who have made a significant contribution to the State of Florida through civic, business […]

Governor Scott Appoints Judge Michael Scott Williams to the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit Court

On November 27, 2017, in Recent Appointments, by admin

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Judge Michael Scott Williams to the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit Court. Williams, 45, of Valrico, is currently a County Judge for Hillsborough County. He previously served as Special Counsel to the Office of Statewide Prosecution. He received his bachelor’s degree from Moravian College and his […]

Governor Scott Appoints Judge Steven Henderson to the Seventh Judicial Circuit Court

On November 27, 2017, in Recent Appointments, by admin

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Judge Steven Henderson to the Seventh Judicial Circuit Court. Henderson, 45, of Port Orange, is currently a County Judge for Volusia County. He previously served as an Assistant State Attorney for the Seventh Judicial Circuit. He received his bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University […]