Gov. Scott to Secretary of State Pompeo: Focus on Latin America

On April 30, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

Today, Governor Rick Scott sent the following letter to U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo to congratulate him on his confirmation. The Governor also urged the Secretary to focus on Latin America and act to stop the spread of totalitarianism and repression stemming from Cuba. You can read the full letter below or click HERE. […]

Governor Scott Appoints George G. Angeliadis to the Fifth Judicial Circuit Court

On April 28, 2018, in Recent Appointments, by Staff

  TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of George G. Angeliadis to the Fifth Judicial Circuit Court. Angeliadis, 49, of Spring Hill, is an attorney with The Hogan Law Firm. He previously served as an Assistant State Attorney for the Fifth Judicial Circuit. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University […]

Governor Scott Appoints Judge Gerald Hill, II, to the Tenth Judicial Circuit Court

On April 28, 2018, in Recent Appointments, by Staff

  TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Judge Gerald Hill, II, to the Tenth Judicial Circuit Court. Hill, 43, of Lakeland, currently serves as a County Judge for Polk County, and previously was in private practice. He received his bachelor’s degree from Florida State University, his law degree from St. […]

Gov. Scott Appoints Eleven to Florida Trauma System Advisory Council

On April 28, 2018, in Recent Appointments, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of eleven to the Florida Trauma System Advisory Council. Dr. Robert Reed, 66, of Indianapolis, Indiana, is the state trauma director for the Florida Department of Health. He is appointed for a term beginning April 27, 2018, and ending April 27, 2019. Malcolm Kemp, 60, […]

Gov. Scott Selects Three Inductees for Florida Civil Rights Hall of Fame

On April 28, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the selection Marvin Davies, Dr. Reverend Willie Oliver Wells Sr., and John Dorsey Due Jr., to the Florida Civil Rights Hall of Fame. Governor Scott chose these three from a list of 10 distinguished nominees selected by the Florida Commission on Human Relations for making significant contributions […]

Gov. Scott Appoints Rod Love to Orange County Board of County Commissioners

On April 28, 2018, in Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Rod Love to the Orange County Board of County Commissioners. Love, 52, of Apopka, is the president and chief executive officer of Community Synergy Group, Inc. He received his bachelor’s degree from Youngstown State University. Love is appointed to fill a vacant seat for […]

Administrative Schedule for Wednesday, April 25, 2018

On April 25, 2018, in Scheduling, by Staff

Scott/ Lopez-Cantera Administrative Schedule for Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Gov. Scott to Travel to Puerto Rico Next Week

On April 20, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that he will travel to Puerto Rico on Monday, April 23rd, at the invitation of Puerto Rico Lieutenant Governor and Secretary of State Luis G. Rivera-Marin, to continue to offer guidance, advice and assistance regarding ongoing Hurricane Maria recovery efforts. Governor Scott will be meeting with emergency […]

Administrative Schedule for Friday, April 20, 2018

On April 20, 2018, in Scheduling, by Staff

Scott/ Lopez-Cantera Administrative Schedule for Friday, April 20, 2018

Gov. Scott: Southwest Florida Unemployment Rates Remain Low

On April 20, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

NAPLES, Fla. — Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that Florida businesses have created more than 1.5 million jobs since December 2010. Unemployment rates in Southwest Florida areas have dropped in the past year. The Naples area’s unemployment rate was a low 3.4 percent, down 0.3 percentage points from a year ago. Fort Myers’ unemployment rate […]