| Mar 14, 2011
| 3:39 PM
The odds of riding SunRail to downtown Orlando are now about the same as riding Moby Dick to Atlantis.
This is not all that surprising.
SunRail has been a dead train chugging since Rick Scott became Florida's first Maximum Leader.
It's how he is...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 5:21 PM
If you don't like Rick Scott, wait three years and nine months and he should be gone.
That's according to the first poll taken since voters have had a chance to assess their new leader.
Generally, governors see an uptick in their popularity after...
| May 5, 2011
| 3:15 PM
Was illegal immigration a top issue for you in last year's campaign?
Were you one of those who voted for a candidate specifically because he ran around screaming the word "Arizona" a lot?
If so, you got played for a fool.
Because, with one day left...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 12:53 PM
Floridians who have endorsed Mitt Romney
- FL AG Adam Putnam is the state chairman
- FL CFO Jeff Atwater is the state finance chairman
- FL AG Pam Bondi is the national advisor
- State Sen. John Thrasher (District 8-Jacksonville)
- State Sen. JD...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 8:16 PM
Florida's case against tax dodgers Expedia, Orbitz and other online-travel companies just got a lot easier.
Recently released documents from a court case in Georgia help Florida make its case by showing that the companies knew as far back as 2003 that...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 10:24 AM
Critics of Florida Power & Light's proposed $690 million base rate hikehave questioned why Gov. Rick Scotthasn't taken a position on it.
The increase would amount to $7.09 more a month on the base part of a monthly bill for customers who use 1,000...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 7:26 AM
Why hasn’t Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi taken a stand on FPL’s request to increase base electric rates $690 million, or nearly $7 a month for a typical customer?
Former Florida Attorney Generals Bill McCollum and Charlie Crist were...
| Jan 4, 2011
By John Kennedy, The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE — Gov. Rick Scott hustled from the inaugural stage to his Capitol office where shortly before 1 p.m. he signed four executive orders aimed at fulfilling some of his campaignÂ pledges. Scott...
| Jan 5, 2011
(Photo by Joe Burbank, Orlando Sentinel.) From a reporter who's not used to noshing at galas. Last time I wore my good suit was 20 pounds ago, so it's a squeeze … – Arrived at the governor's ball at 7 sharp and parking lot at the Tallahassee...
| Jan 7, 2011
The sale of state-owned aircraft won't affect Rick Scott very much. The governorÂ will just use his private jet, which is exactly what he did Thursday in flying from Tallahassee to Opa-Locka, and, quite likely, what he didÂ after a press conference a...
| Jan 7, 2011
From reporter Gary Fineout's The Fine Print blog: Put this down in the “whatever happened to?” department. A federal judge has refused to end a lawsuit that then-candidate Rick Scott used to block a key part of Floridaâs public campaign...