Florida Senate Race Florida Gov. Scott Confronted By Protesters At Campaign Stop By The Associated Press • Sep 18, 2018 Stephen Splane / WUSF Public Media Florida Gov. Rick Scott was confronted by dozens of protesters during a southwest Florida campaign stop. Scott Pushes Back On Pre-Existing Conditions By News Service of Florida • Jun 19, 2018 Florida Governor's Office Responding to a torrent of criticism from Democrats, Gov. Rick Scott on Monday repeated past statements that he supports maintaining protections for people with pre-existing medical conditions who purchase health insurance.