To thrive economically, Puerto Rico needs strong leadership | Commentary

Orlando Sentinel
Op-Ed: Sen. Rick Scott
August 8, 2019

I’ve had the opportunity to visit Puerto Rico 10 times as both Florida’s governor and senator. I’ve met with many families and job creators who call the island home.

Over the past few decades, we’ve seen many Puerto Rican families move to...

Sen. Rick Scott: Debt will destroy our country, if we let it

Washington Examiner
Op-Ed: Sen. Rick Scott
August 1, 2019

I grew up poor. We lived in public housing growing up. My mom instilled in me the value of counting pennies, a value I utilized as a businessman for four decades before I ever thought about running for office. I had to make payroll and keep...