by Jeff Spross Posted on July 18, 2014 Updated: October 20, 2014
After a letter from ten Florida scientists asked Gov. Rick Scott (R-FL) for a meeting to discuss climate change, Scott's Democratic rival agreed to see them. Now Scott has agreed as well.
by Jeff Spross Posted on July 16, 2014 Updated: October 20, 2014
If you’re not a scientist, presumably you should listen to people who are when grappling with climate change.
by Josh Israel Posted on July 8, 2014 Updated: July 8, 2014
Scott's Tampa "Let’s Keep Florida Safe" event reportedly featured at least a half-dozen on-duty law officers in uniform, providing backdrop of uniformed law officers.
by Ryan Koronowski & Tiffany Germain Posted on July 1, 2014
Fifteen out of twenty-nine sitting Republican governors deny climate science despite the overwhelming level of scientific consensus. None of the country’s Democratic governors have made public statements denying climate change.
by Katie Valentine Posted on May 21, 2014 Updated: May 21, 2014
Four Florida counties banded together to take on sea level rise. But the rising tide isn't the only thing they're fighting against.
by Katie Valentine Posted on May 20, 2014
Rev. Mitch Hescox, president of the Evangelical Environmental Network, is leading the group's campaign for Florida Governor Rick Scott to recognize climate change as a major threat in Florida.
by Katie Valentine Posted on May 19, 2014 Updated: May 19, 2014
The governor's $9.2 million Naples mansion sits about 200 feet away from the ocean and a foot above sea level.
by Josh Israel Posted on April 1, 2014 Updated: April 1, 2014
Gov. Rick Scott’s (R-FL) 2012 voter purge was so error-riddled that 30 Republican local elections officials refused to carry it out and his hand-picked Secretary of State had to apologize for it.
by Josh Israel Posted on March 28, 2014 Updated: March 28, 2014
Once again, Ken Dentzer, Florida Gov. Rick Scott's (R) handpicked Secretary of State, has unsuccessfully attempted to mount a massive purge of Florida's voter rolls.
by Adam Peck Posted on March 24, 2014
A major Cuban-American fundraiser for Gov. Rick Scott abruptly left the campaign late Thursday, fueling rumors of racism on the campaign.