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    Lawmaker wants quick answers on anthrax

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – A senior member of the U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee is demanding immediate answers of the Army after it inadvertently shipped live anthrax reportedly to a number of labs in nine states and one in South Korea. U.S. Sen. Bill...

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    WASHINGTON, D.C. – A senior member of the U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee is demanding immediate answers of the Army after it inadvertently shipped live anthrax reportedly to a number of labs in nine states and one in South Korea. U.S. Sen. Bill...

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    Gov. Scott Announces SATO GLOBAL SOLUTIONS Will Create 35 New Jobs in Broward...

    FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that SATO Holdings, a global leader in auto-ID solutions headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, has established its subsidiary, SATO Global Solutions (SGS), in Fort Lauderdale. The company is creating 35...

    May 28 • 91 Views • Comments Off

    FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that SATO Holdings, a global leader in auto-ID solutions headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, has established its subsidiary, SATO Global Solutions (SGS), in Fort Lauderdale. The company is creating 35...

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    NASA Begins Testing Mars Lander in Preparation for Next Mission to Red Planet

    UF geologist is part of the international team behind it NASA’s InSight Mars lander spacecraft in a Lockheed Martin clean room near Denver. As part of a series of deployment tests, the spacecraft was commanded to deploy its solar arrays in the clean...

    May 28 • 66 Views • Comments Off

    UF geologist is part of the international team behind it NASA’s InSight Mars lander spacecraft in a Lockheed Martin clean room near Denver. As part of a series of deployment tests, the spacecraft was commanded to deploy its solar arrays in the clean...

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    Secretary Detzner Announces Recent Designation of Florida Properties on National Register of Historic...

    TALLAHASSEE — Secretary of State Ken Detzner announced today that several Florida properties have recently been listed on the National Park Service’s National Register of Historic Places.  “I am pleased to announce the listing of these historic...

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    TALLAHASSEE — Secretary of State Ken Detzner announced today that several Florida properties have recently been listed on the National Park Service’s National Register of Historic Places.  “I am pleased to announce the listing of these historic...

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    No Medicaid Expansion? No Problem For Safety-Net Hospital Profits

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    Hospitals that treat many poor and uninsured patients were expected to face tough financial times in states that did not expand Medicaid under the federal law known as Obamacare. That’s because they would get less Medicare and Medicaid funding under the Affordable Care Act, while still having to provide high levels of charity care. But in some of the largest states that did not expand Medicaid, many safety-net hospitals fared pretty well last year — even better than in 2013 in many cases, according to their financial d... Read more >>

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    Gov. Rick Scott to Present School Recognition Funding to Hendry County Schools

    May 28 • 83 Views

    LABELLE, FL – Tomorrow, May 29, Governor Rick Scott will present school recognition funding awards to Hendry County schools at Labelle Middle School. What: School Funding Announcement When: 8:30 AM Where: Labelle Middle School 8000 E Cowboy Way LaBelle, FL CONTACT: GOVERNOR’S PRESS OFFICE (850) 717-9282 media@eog.myflorida.com... Read more >>

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    Lawmaker wants quick answers on anthrax

    May 28 • 83 Views

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - A senior member of the U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee is demanding immediate answers of the Army after it inadvertently shipped live anthrax reportedly to a number of labs in nine states and one in South Korea. U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL) asked for a full explanation and briefing in a letter today to Secretary of the Army John McHugh.  “While the Army says it is confident no one has been harmed, it needs to tell us what is being done immediately to prevent this from happening again,” Nelson ... Read more >>

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    Gov. Scott Highlights Job Creation at Marine Concepts in Cape Coral

    May 28 • 84 Views

    CAPE CORAL, FL – Today, Governor Rick Scott highlighted job creation at Marine Concepts which has expanded in Southwest Florida and opened a second location in 2012. Since the expansion, the company has created 139 jobs and invested more than $1.4 million in the Southwest Florida community. Governor Scott said, “We are excited to recognize Marine Concepts for their work to create opportunities in Southwest Florida. Florida private sector businesses have created more than 865,000 jobs since December 2010, and announcem... Read more >>

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    Space Florida and NASA Florida Space Grant Consortium Announce 2015 Summer Interns

    May 28 • 74 Views

    EXPLORATION PARK, FL (MAY 28, 2015) – Space Florida, the state’s aerospace and spaceport development authority, and the NASA Florida Space Grant Consortium have selected two Florida University students to participate in the 2015 Florida Space Internship Program, supporting Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) fields at the university level. The two University of Florida students, Laura Brown and Nicholas Cullen, will be working on research projects alongside their mentors at the Space Life Sciences Center... Read more >>

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    Dr. Beach Ranks Four Florida Beaches in Nation’s Top 10

    May 28 • 78 Views

    ~Three of the Top-Ranked Beaches are Florida State Parks~ Sea oats anchor the dunes on the white sandy beaches of Dr. Julian G. Bruce St. George Island State Park in the panhandle. TALLAHASSEE, FL - Four Florida beaches are listed among the best in the nation in the annual Top 10 Beach List for 2015: Barefoot Beach in Bonita Springs ranked #2, St. George Island State Park in the Panhandle ranked #3, Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park in Key Biscayne ranked #6 and Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park in Naples was ranked #9. ... Read more >>

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    AFP Mail: Floridians Don’t Want to Play “Health Care Game”

    May 28 • 123 Views

    New ad holds elected officials accountable in Medicaid expansion debate.  TALLAHASSEE – Americans for Prosperity-Florida (AFP-FL), the leading voice against expanding Medicaid in the state, has sent another accountability mail piece to legislators who support bringing more of ObamaCare’s disastrous policies to Florida. View "The Health Care Game” HERE: http://bit.ly/1LNwVxI “Floridians don’t want to keep playing games with the Senate or with their health care,” said State Director Chris Hudson. “Florida ... Read more >>

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    Governor Rick Scott Appoints Alan L. Swartz to Pinellas County Housing Authority

    May 28 • 48 Views

    TALLAHASSEE, FL – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the reappointment of Alan L. Swartz to the Pinellas County Housing Authority. Swartz, 56, of Pinellas Park, is a certified public accountant with Swartz and Company PA. He is reappointed for a term beginning May 28, 2015, and ending January 10, 2019. CONTACT: GOVERNOR’S PRESS OFFICE (850) 717-9282 media@eog.myflorida.com... Read more >>

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    FDOT District One Northern Counties RoadWatch Report #22 for week of May 31,...

    May 28 • 91 Views

    DISTRICT ONE NORTHERN COUNTIES ROADWATCH REPORT #22 FOR WEEK OF May 31, 2015 Northern Counties of District 1 are Hardee, Highlands, Manatee, Okeechobee, Polk and Sarasota Motorists are reminded to wear safety belts and drive with caution, courtesy, common sense, and patience as they travel through work zones. Remember, speeding fines are doubled in work zones. As a reminder, travelers can visit www.FL511.com or dial “511” from their phone to learn about traffic conditions on major roadways across the state. If y... Read more >>

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