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Rick Scott's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

Full Name: Rick Scott
Office: Governor (FL), Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for Governor
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Ann; 2 Children: Allison, Jordan
Birth Date: 12/01/1952
Birth Place: Bloomington, IL
Home City: Tallahassee, FL
Religion: Christian
Date Title
Issue Position: Putting Floridians Back to Work
July 18, 2014 Gov. Scott: Jacksonville Metro Area Adds 19,200 Jobs Over the Year
July 18, 2014 Gov. Scott: Miami Metro Area added 29,600 jobs Over the Year
July 18, 2014 Gov. Scott: Fort Lauderdale Metro Area Unemployment Rate Down to 5.3 Percent
July 18, 2014 Gov. Scott: Pensacola Metro Area added 1,500 Jobs in June 2014
July 18, 2014 Gov. Scott: Tampa Metro Area Gains 25,300 Jobs Over the Year
July 18, 2014 Gov. Scott: West Palm Beach Metro Area adds 16,100 Jobs over the Year
July 18, 2014 Gov. Scott: Naples-Marco Island Metro Area Adds 5,500 New Jobs
July 15, 2014 Second Annual Paychecks for Patriots Hiring Events to Take Place Statewide
June 16, 2014 Florida Teachers Receiving Pay Raises This Summer
June 2, 2014 Letter to Ken Detzner, Florida Secretary of State - It's Your Money Tax Cut Budget
May 16, 2014 Gov. Scott: Fort Lauderdale Metro Area unemployment rate down to 5.0 percent in April
May 16, 2014 Gov. Scott: Miami Area Unemployment Rate Down 2.0 Percentage Points Over the Year in April 2014
May 16, 2014 Gov. Scott: Pensacola Metro Area Unemployment Rate Down to 5.6 Percent
April 21, 2014 Governor Scott Announces $2.1 Million Grant for Apalachicola Bay Assistance
March 31, 2014 Gov. Scott Signs House Bill 7015
March 28, 2014 Gov. Scott: Fort Lauderdale Unemployment Rate Down to 5.4 percent
March 28, 2014 Gov. Scott: Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Gains 29,600 Jobs Over the Year
March 28, 2014 Gov. Scott: Orlando Metro Area Created 37,400 New Jobs Over the Year
March 28, 2014 Gov. Scott: Jacksonville Metro Area Adds 19,800 Jobs Over the Year
March 28, 2014 Gov. Scott: West Palm Beach Metro Area Economy Added 14,000 in Febraury Over the Year
March 28, 2014 Gov. Scott: Florida Businesses Created 32,100 Jobs in February 2014
March 28, 2014 Gov. Scott: Naples-Marco Island Metro Area Unemployment Rate Down to 5.6 Percent
March 28, 2014 Gov. Scott: Miami Area Gained Second Highest Number of Jobs Over the Year Among Florida Metro Areas
March 28, 2014 Gov. Scott: Pensacola Metro Area Unemployment Declined by 1.4 Percentage Points Over the Year
March 20, 2014 Gov. Scott Announces for the Fourth Month in a Row, Florida Job Demand at All-Time High
March 17, 2014 Gov. Scott: Pensacola Metro Area unemployment declined by 2.0 percentage points over the year
March 17, 2014 Gov. Scott: Orlando Metro Area Created 36,400 New Jobs Over the Year
March 17, 2014 Gov. Scott: Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Gains 29,400 Jobs Over the Year
March 17, 2014 Gov. Scott: Fort Lauderdale Metro Area Gained 24,100 Jobs Over the Year
March 17, 2014 Gov. Scott: Florida Businesses Have Created 500,000 Jobs in Just Three Years
March 17, 2014 Gov. Scott: Naples-Marco Island Metro Area had fastest annual job growth rate in January
March 17, 2014 Gov. Scott: West Palm Beach Metro Area's unemployment rate declined by 2.0 percentage points over the year in January
March 17, 2014 Gov. Scott: Miami Metro Area Unemployment Rate Drops Over The Year
March 17, 2014 Gov. Scott: Jacksonville Metro Area Adds 21,100 Jobs Over the Year
Feb. 20, 2014 Gov. Scott: Florida Job Demand at All-Time High
Jan. 29, 2014 Governor Rick Scott Unveils 2014-2015 "It's Your Money Tax Cut Budget"
Jan. 24, 2014 Gov. Scott: Statewide Unemployment Rate Falls to 6.2 Percent
Jan. 24, 2014 Gov. Scott: Miami Metro Area Unemployment Rate Decreases Over The Year
Jan. 24, 2014 Gov. Scott: Fort Lauderdale Metro Area Gained 20,500 Jobs Over the Year
Jan. 23, 2014 Governor Rick Scott Announces $30 Million Commitment for High-Skill/High-Wage Job Training in "It's Your Money Tax Cut Budget"
Jan. 23, 2014 FOX "Hannity" - Transcript: Americans Fleeing Blue States for Red States?
Jan. 22, 2014 Governor Scott Announces Frontier Communications Expansion in Deland
Jan. 9, 2014 Governor Scott Announces Opening of Air Products, Inc. in Palmetto
Dec. 20, 2013 Gov. Scott: Statewide Unemployment Rate Falls To 6.4 Percent
Dec. 16, 2013 Governor Scott Announces 14 More School Districts Approve Pay Raises for Teachers
Dec. 3, 2013 Governor Scott Congratulates Additional School Districts for Raising Teacher Pay
Nov. 22, 2013 Gov. Scott: Pensacola Metro Area Unemployment Drops to 5.9 Percent in October
Nov. 22, 2013 Gov. Scott: Naples-Marco Island Metro Area had Fastest Annual Job Growth Rate in October, Unemployment Drops to 6.4 Percent
Nov. 22, 2013 Gov. Scott: Statewide Unemployment Rate Falls to 6.7 Percent as Private Sector Jobs Dramatically Increase
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