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Florida Politics Today’s Stories Friday – Aug. 17, 2018

TC Palm: Bill Nelson, Marco Rubio ask Senate leaders to bring Lake Okeechobee reservoir up for a vote


Herald: Rick Scott killed a high-speed rail plan. Then All Aboard rolled up and he bought it

AP: Florida Gov. invested in company linked to high speed rail

CBS: Gov. Scott Killed High-Speed Rail Project, Later Invested In All Aboard Florida


WaPo: Florida lawsuit seeks Spanish translation of ballots, alleges voting rights violations affecting Puerto Ricans

Tallahassee Democrat: After Maria, a Puerto Rico native believes Florida is poised to become a ‘blue state’


Miami Herald: Democrats eager for a blue wave admit Carlos Curbelo is beating them


Sun: Woman files suit over English-only ballot


Herald: A tale of two primaries: The race to replace Ros-Lehtinen enters the final stretch


Herald-Tribune: Gonzalez, Akins attack Steube in televised debate


Herald-Tribune: Shapiro gets support from Schneider in denouncing ‘nasty, lying ads’


Watchdog: State won’t see $98 million in projected Medicaid savings from retroactive coverage cut


AP: Florida promises to reimburse motorists after toll troubles

unemployment fell to 3.7 percent in Florida in July

unemployment fell to 3.7 percent in Florida in July

On Friday, Gov. Rick Scott announced the unemployment rate in Florida slipped down to 3.7 percent, the lowest it has been since April 2007, as more than 26,300 jobs were added to the private sector in July.  The national unemployment rate was 3.9 percent last...

Florida Politics Today’s Stories Friday – Aug. 17, 2018

TC Palm: Bill Nelson, Marco Rubio ask Senate leaders to bring Lake Okeechobee reservoir up for a vote Herald: Rick Scott killed a high-speed rail plan. Then All Aboard rolled up and he bought it AP: Florida Gov. invested in company linked to high speed rail CBS: Gov....

Florida Politics Today’s Stories Thursday – Aug. 16, 2018

News-Herald: Pro-life group, Dunn call for Nelson to confirm Kavanaugh Herald: Rick Scott killed a high-speed rail plan. Then All Aboard rolled up and he bought it. AP: Security costs for Florida Gov. Rick Scott rise again Herald: Democrats eager for a blue wave admit...