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Commissioners declare state of emergency in light of Hurricane Michael

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Commissioners declare state of emergency in light of Hurricane Michael

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Jackson County Education Foundation rewards teachers

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DANGER MAKES THE BEST STORIES

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Waste Management stands by abeyance on UIC

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Five generations of Malone Tigers

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U.S. Dept. of Commerce Approves Governor’s Request for Apalachicola Bay

Tallahassee, Fla. – February 26, 2014, Governor Rick Scott announced that the U.S. Department of Commerce has approved $6.3 million for Apalachicola Bay in disaster assistance funding. The funding is for the affected oyster industry which can be used to help the restoration of the Apalachicola Bay and affected oystermen.…
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Governor and First Lady Scott Light Christmas Tree

TALLAHASSEE – Governor Rick Scott and First Lady Ann Scott participated in the ceremonial lighting of the official 2013 Cabinet Christmas tree with Commissioner Adam Putnam, Attorney General Pam Bondi, and CFO Jeff Atwater. Governor Scott said, "Ann and I are honored to help light the official 2013 Florida State…
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Don Gaetz Speech on Obamacare

A speech Don Gaetz gave gave at the Jacksonville University Public Policy Institute's Health Care Policy Conference on Obamacare "After six years as a member of the Senate committee with jurisdiction over the health care budget and one year as President of the Senate with shared jurisdiction over the entire…
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Defense Grants to Seven Florida Projects top $2 Million

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Governor Rick Scott today awarded more than $2 million in the Florida Defense Support Task Force Grant initiatives to local community organizations which support Florida military installations. These grants will be utilized to protect, preserve and enhance Florida's military missions and installations, while maintaining Florida's reputation as…
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Economic Injury Declaration for Impacted Commercial Oyster Fishery

TALLAHASSEE Today, Governor Rick Scott requested from the U.S. Small Business Administration an Economic Injury Declaration for Franklin County as a result of impacts to the region's commercial oyster fishery. Congressman Steve Southerland said, "I appreciate Governor Scott's tireless efforts to strengthen Franklin County's economy, specifically its once-thriving oyster industry. An…
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Our Nation's Leaders Have Their Heads in the Sand About Our Economic Future

Governor Scott had these words to say pertaining to Washington's short-term solution to the nations debt ceiling  as well as the government shutdown: "Washington's failure to reach a long-term agreement on the debt ceiling confirms our nation's leaders have their heads in the sand about our economic future. America's unchecked…
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NWFWMD Approves $2.5 million to Improve Water Quality in Apalachicola Bay

HAVANA - The Northwest Florida Water Management District Governing Board last week approved approximately $2.5 million in grant funding to the City of Apalachicola to improve water quality in Apalachicola Bay. The funding will be used for the design and construction of three stormwater retrofit projects within the city. The…
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