Posts Tagged ‘Sink’

  • Scott and McCollum Deny Science as Sink Announces Bold Energy Plan

    Jul 27, 10 • 571 Views • PoliticsComments Off on Scott and McCollum Deny Science as Sink Announces Bold Energy Plan

    Alex Sink today rolled out a comprehensive energy plan that will create new jobs and lead Florida away from a fossil fuel based future. The economic and environmental effects from the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico demonstrate the urgent need for alternative...

  • CFO Sink Honors Military Heroes at Memorial Day Ceremony

    May 31, 10 • 236 Views • GovernmentComments Off on CFO Sink Honors Military Heroes at Memorial Day Ceremony

    BUSHNELL— Florida CFO Alex Sink spoke to more than 1,000 veterans, family and friends today at the annual Memorial Day Ceremony at the Florida National Cemetery to honor our state and nation’s fallen heroes. “Today, we honor our fallen soldiers and...

  • CFO Sink’s Contracting Reforms Pass Legislature, Will Improve State Procedures & Accountability

    May 1, 10 • 183 Views • GovernmentComments Off on CFO Sink’s Contracting Reforms Pass Legislature, Will Improve State Procedures & Accountability

    TALLAHASSEE— Florida CFO Alex Sink today commended the Florida Legislature for passing Senate Bill 2386, a contract reform and efficiency bill implementing several of CFO Sink’s recommendations to improve the state’s contracting procedures and increase...

  • CFO Sink Commends Passage of Firefighter Death Benefits Bill

    May 1, 10 • 306 Views • GovernmentComments Off on CFO Sink Commends Passage of Firefighter Death Benefits Bill

    TALLAHASSEE— Florida CFO and State Fire Marshal Alex Sink today commended the Florida Legislature for the passage of the Firefighter Death Benefits Bill, sponsored by Representative Darren Soto and Senator Carey Baker. The bill, which ensures that survivors...

  • Alex Sink for Goverrnor: Sink for Governor Update

    Apr 25, 10 • 222 Views • PoliticsComments Off on Alex Sink for Goverrnor: Sink for Governor Update

    This week continued to prove the strength of Alex Sink’s campaign for Governor. With the newly released Quinnipiac and Rasmussen polls proving the race for Florida’s next Governor is neck and neck, Alex traveled the state with two stops on her...

  • Davie, Florida Insurance Agent Arrested After Scamming Elders Out of Millions of Dollars

    Apr 22, 10 • 329 Views • GovernmentComments Off on Davie, Florida Insurance Agent Arrested After Scamming Elders Out of Millions of Dollars

    TALLAHASSEE – Florida CFO Alex Sink and State Attorney Michael McAuliffe today announced the arrest of Steven Brasner, a Davie, Florida insurance agent, for knowingly making material misrepresentations on life insurance applications, agent certifications...

  • Alex Sink for Governor: Heck of a Week

    Apr 17, 10 • 215 Views • PoliticsComments Off on Alex Sink for Governor: Heck of a Week

    Dear Friend, It’s been one heck of a week! Late last week, the legislature passed Senate Bill 6 — the bad-for-schools, bad-for-teachers, bad-for-students, cram-down education bill. And by Wednesday afternoon, we had delivered an online petition to...

  • CFO Sink on Firefighter Appreciation in eViews

    Apr 16, 10 • 191 Views • BusinessComments Off on CFO Sink on Firefighter Appreciation in eViews

    As Florida’s CFO, I also serve as the State Fire Marshal and this week I had the opportunity to express my gratitude to the brave and hardworking firefighters who protect Floridians every day. Read more in Consumer eViews...

  • Alex Sink for Governor: Veto!

    Apr 15, 10 • 226 Views • PoliticsComments Off on Alex Sink for Governor: Veto!

    Dear Friend, We did it! Yesterday we delivered a petition, signed by 13,689 people, to Governor Crist’s desk, urging him to veto Senate Bill 6. And today, after hearing from you and thousands more concerned citizens like you, the Governor did the right...

  • CFO Sink Reminds Tax Filers to Ask About EITC

    Apr 14, 10 • 192 Views • GovernmentComments Off on CFO Sink Reminds Tax Filers to Ask About EITC

    10,000 Floridians may be eligible for an estimated $15 million in credits TALLAHASSEE –Florida CFO Alex Sink reminds Florida taxpayers to file their taxes by midnight Thursday and, if they haven’t already, to find out if they may be one of the estimated...