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Governor Scott being sued for not appointing a new Lieutenant Governor

FLORIDA   --   Florida Governor Rick Scott is being sued for taking too long to find a new Lieutenant Governor.

Former lIeutenant Governor Jennifer Carroll stepped down ten months ago amid an internet gaming controversy.

One Tallahassee lobbyist has now filed a lawsuit against Governor Rick Scott for not appointing a replacement.

Barbara Devane says Rick Scott is breaking state law for not appointing a new Lieutenant Governor.
She is asking the Florida Supreme Court to force Scott to appoint a Lieutenant Governor within 30 days.