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8/5/2020 Florida awards Deloitte $135M contract despite unemployment failures
... system or get state help. Advertisement Gov. Ron DeSantis in May ordered Inspector General Melinda Miguel to investigate the contract Deloitte inked with former Gov. Rick Scott's administration and why it was amended several times, a probe that is ongoing. The Agency for Health Care Administration, which is led by ...
Politico
5/5/2020 Coronavirus Florida: Restaurants and retailers begin phased-in reopening
... Democrat, that the state inspector general investigate the $78 million CONNECT contract, approved under the governor's predecessor, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott. The contract went to Deloitte Consulting, one of the nation's largest management advising firms. It was represented at the time by lobbyist Brian Ballard, who chaired DeSantis's inaugural committee ...
tallahassee.com
5/5/2020 DeSantis defends early efforts to fix Florida’s unemployment system
... again promised to require a review of the history of the $77.9 million CONNECT online unemployment system, which went live in 2013 under then-Gov. Rick Scott. “This is unprecedented,” DeSantis said. “Any system was going to have some problems, but if we had anything other than 3 or 4 ...
orlandoweekly.com
5/4/2020 Restaurants, retailers begin to open - News - Sarasota Herald-Tribune - Sarasota, FL
... Democrat, that the state inspector general investigate the $78 million CONNECT contract, approved under the governor's predecessor, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott. The contract went to Deloitte Consulting, one of the nation's largest management advising firms. It was represented at the time by lobbyist Brian Ballard, who chaired DeSantis's inaugural committee ...
heraldtribune.com
4/8/2020 Editorial Roundup: Florida
... its website for people to print and mail in. That oughta be fun! CONNECT, in its defective form, was foisted upon us by then-Gov. Rick Scott. It came at a cost of $77 million, including a $14 million cost overrun. A spokesman for now-Sen. Scott says that, “The ...
U.S. News & World Report
4/8/2020 Editorial Roundup: Florida
... A spokesman for now-Sen. Scott says that, “The statute mandating a new system was passed in 2009.” He says the Charlie Crist administration chose Deloitte Consulting as the contractor and that the contract was signed early in Scott's first term as governor. The company's star lobbyist was Brian Ballard ...
The Washington Times
4/8/2020 Editorial Roundup: Florida
... its website for people to print and mail in. That oughta be fun! CONNECT, in its defective form, was foisted upon us by then-Gov. Rick Scott. It came at a cost of $77 million, including a $14 million cost overrun. A spokesman for now-Sen. Scott says that, 'The ...
newschief.com