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Florida's new Lieutenant Governor named
Florida has a new Lieutenant Governor.
Carlos Lopez-Cantera took the oath of office at the state capitol today.
He is a former state representative and Miami Dade Property Appraiser.
He replaces Jennifer Carroll who resigned in March 2013 after being connected to an internet cafe company charged with illegal activity.
Scott named Lopez-Cantera to the post in January.
"I just look forward to being a part of the team and helping in any way I can.
He's going to do a great job. Look at all the relationships that he's had to have to get all of the things he's gotten done. He ushered in tax reform, he was majority leader, majority whip."
Lopez-Cantera is the first Hispanic to hold the job.