Broward’s elections chief misled ethics commission about Scott’s sham blind trust

By Dan Christensen FloridaBulldog.org Gov. Rick Scott’s newly appointed Broward elections boss was a staunch defender for Scott’s sham blind

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Headlines and links to Florida Bulldog’s five years of reporting on Gov. Rick Scott

From a Miami reader of Florida Bulldog: “Your series on [Gov. Rick] Scott and corruption has been terrific and significant.

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With help from investor-Gov. Scott, Sabal Trail natural gas pipeline looks to open in June

By Joseph A. Mann Jr. FloridaBulldog.org The Sabal Trail natural gas pipeline, a giant interstate project whose tail reaches over

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Senate committee passes bill allowing free state park access to foster families

Legislation requiring the Florida Department of Environmental Protection to give free access to the state’s parks for foster families was

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Florence Snyder: Ain’t no Sunshine where Scott’s gone

Just in time for Sunshine Week, Tampa Bay Times environmental reporter Craig Pittman reminds us how focused, how ruthless, how

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DEP responds to House records request, defends payment of legal bills

The state’s Department of Environmental Protection on Friday night released its response to the House of Representatives’ request for documentation of

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Rick Scott, state Cabinet OK Ryan Matthews as interim DEP secretary

Gov. Rick Scott and the Florida Cabinet on Wednesday formally approved Ryan Matthews as interim Secretary of the Department of Environmental

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Rick Scott taps Ryan Matthews as interim DEP chief

Ryan Matthews will serve as the interim Secretary of the Department of Environmental Protection. Gov. Rick Scott announced Matthews appointment

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DEP withdraws request to pay lawyers in ‘water war’

The Department of Environmental Protection has withdrawn a request to lawmakers for more money to pay lawyers waging a water use fight

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Rick Scott not bothered by Jon Steverson’s departure

Gov. Rick Scott suggested he wasn’t bothered by one of his agency heads overseeing the flow of millions of dollars

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Richard Corcoran: House won’t OK legal money for DEP

House Speaker Richard Corcoran late Monday said his chamber won’t agree to hand over any more money for the Department of Environmental Protection to

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“Water war” could cost the state another $13M in legal fees

The state’s Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has busted its outside legal expenses budget over the ongoing ‘water war’ between Georgia

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Jon Steverson resigns as DEP secretary

Jon Steverson, the secretary of the state’s Department of Environmental Protection under Gov. Rick Scott, has resigned. Steverson His departure

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Judge invalidates pollution notification rule

A Florida administrative law judge says a rule requiring companies to notify the public of pollution events within 24 hours

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Donald Trump likely to try to reverse Barack Obama’s environment initiatives

President-elect Donald Trump has not minced words about his approach to environment and energy policy: He loathes regulation and wants

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Storm wipes out Florida sand crucial for protection, tourism

When Christa Savva returned to the Sandy Shoes Beach Resort a day after Hurricane Matthew brushed by Melbourne Beach, Florida,

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Outcry grows over delay in warning about Mosaic sinkhole, contamination

Neighbors of a huge sinkhole sending cascades of contaminated water and fertilizer plant waste into Florida’s main drinking-water aquifer are

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Water quality challenges focus of AIF Florida Water Forum

Moving residents off septic systems should be included in efforts to clean up the Indian River Lagoon, experts said Thursday.

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Joe Henderson: St. Pete’s stinky mess, sewage and politics

St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman is angry — MAD, I tell you! — that Gov. Rick Scott is playing politics

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Gov. Scott’s blind trust and a company with a massive pollution problem

By Dan Christensen FloridaBulldog.org When Gov. Rick Scott put $133 million of his assets into a blind trust two years

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Rick Scott orders DEP investigation in St. Petersburg sewage discharges

Gov. Rick Scott has ordered the Florida Department of Environmental Protection to investigate sewage discharges in St. Petersburg. The Governor’s

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Rick Scott orders DEP investigation in St. Petersburg sewage discharges

Gov. Rick Scott has ordered the Florida Department of Environmental Protection to investigate sewage discharges in St. Petersburg. The Governor’s

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Judge: Pipeline foes can’t raise Gov. Scott’s alleged conflict of interest

By Dan Christensen FloridaBulldog.org A Tallahassee administrative judge has ruled that environmental opponents of the proposed Sabal Trail natural gas

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Pipeline company to judge: Evidence of Gov. Scott’s investment in us ‘irrelevant’

By Dan Christensen FloridaBulldog.org Lawyers for a company that wants to build a natural gas pipeline in north Florida have

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Shari Anker: Battle to save 2 preserve state parks teaches statewide lessons

The story of the Port St. Lucie Crosstown Parkway Bridge tells how we lose Florida’s  natural beauty, resources, and ecosystems,

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Pipeline foes ask DEP to deny key permit; Cite ‘conflict of interest’ by Gov. Scott

By Dan Christensen FloridaBulldog.org Opponents of a proposed natural gas pipeline in North Florida are asking Florida regulators to reject

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