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On His Birthday, Gov. Scott Kicks Off 'Jobs Jamboree' Tour

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Credit FloridaGOP's youtube channel

Governor Rick Scott kicked off his “Jobs Jamboree” tour in Miami Monday, in lieu of traditional inaugural events.

Instead of an inaugural ball or parade, Scott decided to hold a series of informal barbecues and prayer breakfasts across the state, and he launched the tour Monday—also his 62 nd birthday. In a video posted by the Florida GOP, Scott talks, of course, about jobs—a premiere point in his campaign.

Including his stop in Miami, Scott is scheduled to be in Jacksonville, Lake Mary, Pensacola, and Tampa this week. He’ll be in Naples Tuesday. Scott’s official swearing-in ceremony is January 6 th.

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