Rick Scott – In The Eye Of The Storm
Rick Scott: In the eye of the storm
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — As Hurricane Irma churned toward Florida last week, it left Gov. Rick Scott facing the kind of potentially catastrophic natural disaster that helps make or break any governor’s legacy.
While millions of Floridians are now dealing with flooding and power outages, Scott’s preparation and response to the storm — a logistical nightmare that affected nearly every inch of the nation’s third-largest state — have so far won praise.
He’s had a nearly ubiquitous television presence, providing constant storm updates while overseeing one of the largest regional evacuations in U.S. history — and he’s …