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GOVERNOR: MAKE YOUR OWN MARK

Jan 12, 2019 - Tampa Bay Times

There is only one appropriate response to the arrogance that outgoing Gov. Rick Scott displayed by announcing scores of appointments as exited the door. New Gov. Ron DeSantis should rescind every one of these appointments that he can and make his own appointments.

At 6 p.m. on the Friday before his term expired, Scott announced the appointments of more than 70 people to various boards and committees. On Monday, mere hours before DeSantis became governor, Scott issued several more appointme...