Gov. Scott: The U.S. Embassy Belongs in Jerusalem

On November 29, 2017, in News Releases, by Staff

Also Leading Trade Mission to Israel Beginning This Weekend JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that he will lead a delegation of nearly 70 Florida business and education leaders on a trade mission to Israel to continue to build on Florida and Israel’s strong relationship. In advance of the trip, Governor Scott today […]

Governor Rick Scott Applauds Law Enforcement on Arrest in Seminole Heights Murders

On November 28, 2017, in News Releases, by Staff

 JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott made the following statement following the Tampa Police Department’s announcement of the apprehension of a suspect in the Seminole Heights murders. The Governor visited Seminole Heights last week and has dedicated state law enforcement resources from the Florida Highway Patrol and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement to […]

Governor Scott Announces 20 Inductees to the Florida Veterans’ Hall of Fame

On November 27, 2017, in News Releases, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott and First Lady Ann Scott joined the Florida Department of Veterans’ Affairs to honor 20 inductees to the Florida Veterans’ Hall of Fame. The Florida Veterans’ Hall of Fame recognizes and honors military veterans who have made a significant contribution to the State of Florida through civic, business […]

Governor Scott Appoints Judge Michael Scott Williams to the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit Court

On November 27, 2017, in Recent Appointments, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Judge Michael Scott Williams to the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit Court. Williams, 45, of Valrico, is currently a County Judge for Hillsborough County. He previously served as Special Counsel to the Office of Statewide Prosecution. He received his bachelor’s degree from Moravian College and his […]

Governor Scott Appoints Judge Steven Henderson to the Seventh Judicial Circuit Court

On November 27, 2017, in Recent Appointments, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Judge Steven Henderson to the Seventh Judicial Circuit Court. Henderson, 45, of Port Orange, is currently a County Judge for Volusia County. He previously served as an Assistant State Attorney for the Seventh Judicial Circuit. He received his bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University […]

Governor Scott Appoints Renee L. Inman to the Manatee County Court

On November 27, 2017, in Recent Appointments, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Renee L. Inman to the Manatee County Court. Inman, 44, of Parrish, is currently a General Magistrate for the Twelfth Judicial Circuit, and previously acted as Court Counsel. Prior to that, she practiced with Gross, Minsky, & Mogul, P.A. She received her bachelor’s degree […]

Governor Scott Appoints Cynthia Sullivan Oster to the Hillsborough County Court

On November 27, 2017, in Recent Appointments, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Cynthia Sullivan Oster to the Hillsborough County Court. Oster, 47, of Tampa, is currently a Senior Assistant County Attorney for Hillsborough County. She was previously an Assistant State Attorney for the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit, and an Assistant Public Defender for the Tenth Judicial Circuit. […]

Gov. Scott Statement Regarding the Loss of Lieutenant Steven Combs and Airman Apprentice Bryan Grosso

On November 25, 2017, in News Releases, by Staff

NAPLES, Fla. –Today, Governor Rick Scott issued a statement in response to the US Navy reporting the loss of two Floridians, Lieutenant Steven Combs and Airman Apprentice Bryan Grosso following a C-2A Greyhound crash on Wednesday. Lt. Combs served on the USS Ronald Reagan as part of Carrier Air Wing Five and Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Apprentice […]

Gov. Scott: More Than 1 Million Volunteer Hours Served Following Hurricanes Irma and Maria

On November 22, 2017, in News Releases, by Staff

 NAPLES, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida announced that volunteers have served more than one million hours in Florida following Hurricanes Irma and Maria. To date, more than 22,500 volunteers have donated their time to assist those affected by these storms, and disaster relief organizations have documented 1,003,394 hours of volunteer service. […]

Gov. Scott: More Than 1 Million Volunteer Hours Served Following Hurricanes Irma and Maria

On November 22, 2017, in News Releases, by Staff

NAPLES, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida announced that volunteers have served more than one million hours in Florida following Hurricanes Irma and Maria. To date, more than 22,500 volunteers have donated their time to assist those affected by these storms, and disaster relief organizations have documented 1,003,394 hours of volunteer service. […]