What does a scandal-plagued politician do when he’s up to his neck in bad media coverage? Try to change the topic.
“Floridians are still recovering from Hurricane Irma and are still appalled by Rick Scott’s handling of the deaths of 11 seniors in a south Florida nursing home — but Scott is moving on to his latest self-serving media blitz. The truth is that for years Rick Scott has ignored Florida’s opioid crisis, neglecting funding for treatment and prevention, but giving taxpayer giveaways to the wealthiest Floridians and big corporations. Floridians will see right through Rick Scott’s latest partisan ploy.”