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Rick Scott announces Senate run in Orlando

Gov. Rick Scott Announces Senate Bid Gov. Scott plans 'major announcement' Monday
Domingo Copeland | 12 April, 2018, 00:29

Scott, who has won two gubernatorial elections very narrowly in two strongly pro-Republican years, is term-limited.

The contest for the Florida Senate seat could decide which party controls the Senate. Washington is exhausted. And the truth is, both political parties share some of the blame. He said Washington is "horribly dysfunctional", and the change starts in Florida.

"We don't need any more talkers in Washington, we need some doers", he said. Ten of those seats - including Nelson's - are in states President Trump won in 2016.

"It's really hard to get your mind around 125 million dollars, but that's the nature of the game today" said Bergerson.

A spokeswoman for Florida Gov. Rick Scott is dead after a boating crash in the Florida Keys. "I believe in jobs". With this announcement, Scott adds his name to a Republican field of statewide candidates this midterm election that is boasting with incredibly qualified contenders. Republicans on Monday began running digital ads against Nelson for voting against the tax reform bill. We will change Washington.

The approach made Scott one of the most unpopular governors in the nation, but that has changed in recent years as Scott has moderated his tone and his policy proposals - he backed Medicaid expansion at one point and has pushed for more environmental spending - while making outreach efforts to a broader spectrum of voters, particularly Hispanics.

"You're the first to know I'm going to run for the U.S. Senate representing the great state of Florida", Scott said in a statement on Facebook prior to the event. Without offering any specific praise for Scott, Rubio instead focused entirely on a partisan rationale, suggesting that to confirm federal judges, a larger GOP majority is necessary (an odd claim, given that the 51-49 Senate majority has not voted down a single Trump court nominee).

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Rick Scott (R.) is set to formally announce his candidacy to take Democratic Sen. Last month, he signed into law new gun restrictions in response to a high school shooting in Parkland, Florida that left 17 students and faculty staff members dead in February.

Nelson said that Scott's transformation is exclusively about trying to win elections.

That line is nearly an understatement for Scott: The "jobs" message is the raison d'ĂȘtre for his political identity, born in 2010 when faith in the state and national economy were low and unemployment numbers were high.

One emerging complication for Scott is his relationship with Sen.

There has been talk among Scott's close associates about amassing more than $100 million for his bid. "He's going to have access to a lot of money in the campaign, so this is going to be definitely Senator Nelson's toughest campaigns", she said.

The two term Republican governor held a rally at Sun Harvest Citrus, where he touted his job creation record during his tenure.

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