FL Gov Rick Scott Pleaded the Fifth a Shocking Number of Times During Medicare Fraud Trial

I’m a couple of days late with this news… Forward Progressive – By Allen Clifton It’s been a while since I wrote about one of our nation’s sleaziest governors, Florida Governor Rick Scott. I honestly have no idea how this guy got elected governor. You’d think the fact that he was CEO of a company that was… More FL Gov Rick Scott Pleaded the Fifth a Shocking Number of Times During Medicare Fraud Trial

Obamacare’s Revenge: The ACA Powers Charlie Crist To a 7 Point Lead Over Rick Scott

PoliticusUSA Former governor Charlie Crist has been one of the few Democrats running on Obamacare, and it is paying off. Crist has built a seven point lead over incumbent Republican Gov. Rick Scott in Florida. A PPP poll of Florida found that Gov. Rick Scott’s refusal to expand Medicaid is hurting him with voters in… More Obamacare’s Revenge: The ACA Powers Charlie Crist To a 7 Point Lead Over Rick Scott

Rick Scott Claims Responsibility For Economic Recovery; Experts Debunk

Is there something in our water supply that only affect right-wing nutters? The Huffington Post Florida Gov. Rick Scott is broadening the central message of his re-election campaign: Beyond claiming responsibility for Florida’s recovery from the Great Recession, he now blames the downturn on his predecessor and likely 2014 opponent, Charlie Crist, and former Chief… More Rick Scott Claims Responsibility For Economic Recovery; Experts Debunk

Perry ‘proudly’ refuses health care to 1.2 million low-income Texans

Between Governor Rick Scott of Florida and Governor Rick Perry of Texas, their governing is quite questionable to any reasonable person. The Raw Story In a statement published Monday morning, Texas Governor Rick Perry (R) “proudly” declared that he will decline to implement key tenets of the Affordable Care Act — a move that will see… More Perry ‘proudly’ refuses health care to 1.2 million low-income Texans

Deadly Tuberculosis Outbreak In Florida Covered Up By GOP Governor Rick Scott

I have to ask: What were Florida voters thinking when they elected that Bat-Boy look-alike to the Governorship?  Everything about his demeanor, history of Medicaid Fraud and his actions since becoming Governor of Florida has been an unmitigated disaster. Addicting Info When the Center for Disease Control issues a warning about a large outbreak of Tuberculosis(TB), the rational person… More Deadly Tuberculosis Outbreak In Florida Covered Up By GOP Governor Rick Scott

Anita Perry: We know pain of unemployed because our banker son quit his job. She Blames Obama!

Can you believe this crap?  Is this a joke? Salon The fading candidate’s wife makes two questionable campaign-trail statements in two days Anita Perry, Rick Perry’s wife, is, it seems, a positive influence on the right-wing Texas governor. Her guidance is seen in his support for HPV vaccines and fundraising for victims of domestic violence. But she’s also,… More Anita Perry: We know pain of unemployed because our banker son quit his job. She Blames Obama!

Rick Scott Pays $360 a Year for State Health Insurance

Governor  Voldemort is at it again… Mother Jones Florida’s anti-Obamacare governor and his tea party allies in the Legislature pay less for state-funded health insurance than janitors, cops, or teachers. Last year, political neophyte Rick Scott spent $73 million of his own money to bring the tea party’s anti-government, pro-privatization agenda to the Florida governor’s… More Rick Scott Pays $360 a Year for State Health Insurance

Florida Gov. Rick Scott Hosts Anti-Abortion Law Celebration

TPMDC Gov. Rick Scott (R-FL) knows how to throw a party. The conservative governor on Saturday hosted pro-life activists and Florida lawmakers at the governor’s mansion to celebrate a handful of new anti-abortion laws, the Miami Herald reports. But the laws actually went into effect about a month ago, so why host the ceremonial bill-signing event… More Florida Gov. Rick Scott Hosts Anti-Abortion Law Celebration

Florida Gov. Rick Scott signs law cutting unemployment insurance

Rick Scott not only looks like the Harry Potter antagonist Voldemort, he’s apparently just as diabolical: Daily Kos According to the National Employment Law Project, as of 2008 Florida had average weekly unemployment benefit amounts not just lower than the national average, but lower than the Southern average and just 32% of its jobless workers… More Florida Gov. Rick Scott signs law cutting unemployment insurance

Rick Scott attends secret Koch brothers meeting in Colorado

Kiss the ring of your masters… Palm Beach Post Florida Gov. Rick Scott attended a secret, invitation-only meeting outside Vail, Colo., hosted by conservative billionaire GOP donors David and Charles Koch, the governor’s staff confirmed today. The meeting wasn’t on Scott’s official schedule and his spokesman Lane Wright initially refused to confirm or deny whether the… More Rick Scott attends secret Koch brothers meeting in Colorado