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Rep. Alcee Hastings to skip Donald Trump’s inauguration

alceeshirt.jpg Rep. Alcee Hastings, D-Delray Beach, will skip Friday’s inauguration. WASHINGTON — Add U.S. Rep. Alcee Hastings, D-Delray Beach, to the list of congressional Democrats shunning Friday’s inauguration of Donald Trump as the nation’s 45th president.   About 50 Democrats have said they’ll skip the inauguration, many of them announcing so after Trump blasted U.S. Rep. John Lewis, […]
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Rick Scott to Congress: Obamacare must be ‘completely overhauled’

scott-gaggle-boca.jpg Gov. Rick Scott during a 2014 re-election campaign visit to Boca Raton. Florida Gov. and potential 2018 U.S. Senate candidate Rick Scott has weighed in on Obamacare with a five-page letter that says President Barack Obama‘s signature health care legislation must be “completely overhauled” with more flexibility given to states.   Scott’s letter is addressed […]
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Rick Scott to mark Trump inaugural with ‘Florida Sunshine Ball’ in D.C.

111716-scott-trump-selfie.jpg Florida Gov. Rick Scott met with President-elect Donald Trump in New York in November and posted this selfie on his Twitter account. Florida Gov. Rick Scott and wife Ann Scott are hosting a “Florida Sunshine Ball” at a swank Washington, D.C., venue two nights before part-time Palm Beach resident Donald Trump takes the oath as America’s […]
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