Florida Matters: State of the State

Florida Matters: State of the State

Florida Gov. Rick Scott delivered his annual State of the State address to kick off the 60-day legislative sessions.
The speech took up the better part of a half-hour on March 4, so we've edited portions of long breaks of applause so we can bring you more of what the governor said.
We've also included portions of the Democratic response. Scroll down to Audio Extras to hear our complete coverage of the State of the State address, including analysis by WUSF's John O'Connor and senior political writer William March of the Tampa Tribune.

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Carson Cooper is a familiar voice. He has become a favorite of WUSF listeners as the local host of NPR's "Morning Edition" on WUSF 89.7 since he took the job in 2000. Carson has worked in Tampa Bay radio for more than two decades. He has been the host of WUSF 89.7's Florida Matters since its launch in 2006. During that time he has reported on a variety of issues of importance to the community, including growth management, education, transportation, affordable housing, taxation, public health and the environment.

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