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  • Statement from Governor Scott on the Passing of Senator Greg Evers

    Aug 22, 17 • 132 Views • UncategorizedComments Off on Statement from Governor Scott on the Passing of Senator Greg Evers

    LAKELAND, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott issued a statement following the heartbreaking news of the passing Senator Greg Evers. Governor Scott said, “My wife Ann and I are heartbroken after learning of the passing of Senator Greg Evers. Our thoughts...

  • Florida on Verge of Building Code Policy Improvements

    May 10, 17 • 286 Views • UncategorizedComments Off on Florida on Verge of Building Code Policy Improvements

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Today, the Florida Senate Appropriations Committee passed Senate Bills 1372 and 1312 by Senator Keith Perry, R-Gainesville, both of which which would improve Florida’s ability to strengthen its building code. The Florida Home...

  • Attorney General Bondi Recognizes Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month

    Apr 20, 17 • 374 Views • Uncategorized, WomenComments Off on Attorney General Bondi Recognizes Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla.—In recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month, Attorney General Pam Bondi is highlighting progress in efforts to eliminate the state’s backlog of unprocessed sexual assault kits. The latest Sexual Assault Kit Progress...

  • National Bar Association Releases New Survey on Race Relations in America

    Sep 9, 15 • 1847 Views • Homepage Slider, UncategorizedComments Off on National Bar Association Releases New Survey on Race Relations in America

    Washington, D.C. – Despite the backdrop of increased racial tensions in communities across the country, a revealing National Bar Association (“NBA”) survey shows that substantial majorities of Americans – both black and white – agree that race...

  • Spotlight Your County in 2015 Calendar

    Aug 14, 14 • 661 Views • UncategorizedComments Off on Spotlight Your County in 2015 Calendar

    SPOTLIGHT YOUR COUNTY IN 2015 CALENDAR Florida Association of Counties is accepting photo submissions for 2015 County Calendar LEON COUNTY, FL – Every year the Florida Association of Counties (FAC) spotlights 14 of Florida’s 67 counties in its annual...

  • Goodwill-Big Bend Encourages Students to Donate Rather than Trash Items when Moving Out

    Jul 8, 14 • 2743 Views • UncategorizedComments Off on Goodwill-Big Bend Encourages Students to Donate Rather than Trash Items when Moving Out

    Goodwill-Big Bend Encourages Students to Donate Rather than Trash Items when Moving Out  TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Annual leases are about to expire for countless college students in Tallahassee, and Goodwill Industries-Big Bend Inc. is encouraging students to...

  • Celebrate Safely This Independence Day

    Jul 2, 14 • 1149 Views • UncategorizedComments Off on Celebrate Safely This Independence Day

    Dear Fellow Floridians: As we approach Independence Day, let us remember and appreciate all that was sacrificed 238 years ago so that America could escape religious and economic oppression and be able to experience the freedom to which we’ve become...

  • Governor Scott Urges Summer Safety in Advance of Memorial Day Weekend

    May 21, 14 • 623 Views • UncategorizedComments Off on Governor Scott Urges Summer Safety in Advance of Memorial Day Weekend

    Governor Scott Urges Summer Safety in Advance of Memorial Day Weekend Summer resources and information available at MyFLFamilies.com and FloridaHealth.gov TALLAHASSEE, FLa. – Governor Rick Scott reminds families, ahead of Memorial Day weekend—the...

  • First Lady Ann Scott visits all 67 Florida Counties

    May 15, 14 • 733 Views • UncategorizedComments Off on First Lady Ann Scott visits all 67 Florida Counties

    Tallahassee, Fla. – This week, Florida First Lady Ann Scott completed her tour of Florida’s 67 counties with a visit to James M. Anderson Elementary School in Dixie County. First Lady Ann Scott said, “As soon as Rick became governor, I knew I...

  • In Case You Missed It: “A friendly first lady”

    May 12, 14 • 654 Views • UncategorizedComments Off on In Case You Missed It: “A friendly first lady”

    News-Press By Kira Lewis May 10, 2014 For full story click HERE … Calling herself “your” first lady reveals Ann’s naturally open and down-to-earth personality. The wife of Gov. Rick Scott has made a clear effort to be as accessible as...