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File photo of Florida Gov. Rick Scott. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Fla. Gov. Wants To Cut Corporate Filing Fees

Florida Gov. Rick Scott is proposing to cut annual corporate filing fees.

CBS Tampa–01/26/2014

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Best Ways To Save Money On Florida State Fair Tickets, Armbands

It’s almost time for the Florida State Fair to open (Feb. 6) and boy can it get expensive if you don’t budget right. Here’s the best ways to save money on admission and rides before you even set foot on the midway.

CBS Tampa–01/10/2014

Carol Erkes leads her dancers in rehearsal at Lakeland's Florida Dance Theatre (photo credit: Franco Ripple/CBS Tampa Bay)

The Current: Tampa Councilwoman Lisa Montelione, WEDU’s Human Trafficking Film, Florida Dance Theatre and a Controversial New Photo Exhibit

Did you miss this past weekend’s edition (September 22nd) of CBS Tampa Bay’s The Current? No problem! Click the audio player above to catch the whole episode featuring: Tampa City Councilwoman Lisa Montelione on Tampa’s […]

CBS Tampa–09/27/2013

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Best Halloween Costume Shops In Tampa Bay

Whether your looking to buy or rent there are several high quality shops around the Tampa Bay area that will allow you to get a killer spooky costume without breaking the bank.

CBS Tampa–09/18/2013

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Bethenny Frankel’s 8 Questions To Ask When Traveling On A Budget

Bethenny Frankel shares an excerpt from Skinnygirl Solutions. If you’re traveling on a budget, first ask yourself these eight questions.

08/22/2013

File photo of Florida Gov. Rick Scott. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Fla. Gov. Vetoes Nearly $400 Million From Budget

Florida Gov. Rick Scott, who had a tough time winning cooperation this past year from the Republican-led Legislature, struck back on Monday by vetoing nearly $400 million from the state’s new budget.

CBS Tampa–05/20/2013

File photo of Florida Gov. Rick Scott. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Gov. Scott On Tour To Promote School Budget, Raise

Gov. Rick Scott kicked off a series of visits to Florida public schools Monday to promote the approved budget that includes teacher pay raises as part of a big boost in education spending, a perennially popular issue with voters who will decide in 2014 whether the Republican merits a second term.

05/06/2013

File photo of Fla. Gov. Rick Scott. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

With 1 Week Left, Fate Of Scott’s Agenda Uncertain

With a week left in the legislative session and the outlook still uncertain for Gov. Rick Scott’s top priorities, it was time for the governor to apply some pressure.

04/28/2013

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Florida May Roll Back Motor Vehicle Fees

Florida lawmakers may roll back sharp increases in fees for driver’s licenses and auto tags that the state adopted three years ago to close a large budget gap.

03/21/2013

File photo of a classroom. (Photo by CRISTINA QUICLER/AFP/Getty Images)

Fla. Budget Could Focus On Teachers And Health Care

For the first time in six years, state legislators aren’t scrambling to figure out how to plug billion dollar shortfalls in the state budget.

03/03/2013

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