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Scott, Who Enriched Himself as Governor, Bragged About Florida’s Low Wages

Scott Failed To Deliver On Jobs Promises To Most Of Florida

Scott, Who Enriched Himself as Governor, Bragged About Florida’s Low Wages

 

As a reminder of Rick Scott’s true jobs record, Florida Democratic Party spokesman Sebastian Kitchen released the following statement after his latest campaign stop Belle Glade Tuesday morning:

 

“Rick Scott is an out-of-touch self-serving politician who, while managing to make himself $46 million wealthier while in office, bragged about Florida paying its workers among the lowest wages in the nation. Thanks to his self-serving politics, half of Florida counties have lost jobs. Rick Scott is looking out for himself – not hard-working Floridians and their families.”

 

A Reminder of Rick Scott’s Real Economy:

 

Politico, 12/19/2017, Legislative economist — again — tosses cold water on Scott’s rosy economic narrative

 

Florida Politics, 7/7/2016, Report: Jobs in Florida cities have lowest pay in the nation

 

Pensacola News Journal Editorial, 8/12/17, Gov. Scott’s job promises missed most Floridians

 

Palm Beach Post Editorial Board, 9/3/17, Scott Brags About Low Pay That’s Not Enough To Sustain A Middle Class Lifestyle

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