In transparent ploy, Trump admin gives Scott a “Win”

“I have spent my entire life fighting to keep oil rigs away from our coasts,” Senator Nelson said in a statement responding to the Tuesday announcement. “But now, suddenly, Secretary Zinke announces plans to drill off Florida’s coast and four days later agrees to ‘take Florida off the table.’

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Why is offshore drilling again banned in Florida? Well, it’s a red state.

One installation on the Florida coast that no longer needs to worry about spoiled views or, should worse come to worst, seeing a coastline covered in oil, is Mar-a-Lago, the Trump Organization’s crown jewel.

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