Rick Scott

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Birthday
1, 1952
Birthplace
Bloomington, IL
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
1, 1952 (age 66)
Birthplace
Bloomington, IL

About

Republican politician who became the forty-fifth Governor of Florida in 2011 on a platform of fiscal discipline. He was formerly the Chief Executive of Columbia/HCA, a company which admitted to fourteen felonies involving their medicare billing practices and agreed to pay the federal government over $600 million.

Before Fame

He was a partner in the largest law firm in Dallas, Texas after graduating from the University of Missouri-Kansas City with a bachelor's degree in business administration.

Trivia

He rejected federal funds for high speed rail in his state and also tried to require drug screening for all welfare recepients.

Family Life

He and his wife Ann started a local community church in their hometown of Naples.

Associated With

Through most of the 1990s he co-owned the Texas Rangers with George W Bush.