Florida Gov. Rick Scott, left, speaks as Lt. Gov. Carlos Lopez-Cantera, right, listens during a news conference at Miami International Airport, Wednesday, to highlight record tourism numbers for the state.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott, left, speaks as Lt. Gov. Carlos Lopez-Cantera, right, listens during a news conference at Miami International Airport, Wednesday, to highlight record tourism numbers for the state. Lynne Sladky AP
Florida Gov. Rick Scott, left, speaks as Lt. Gov. Carlos Lopez-Cantera, right, listens during a news conference at Miami International Airport, Wednesday, to highlight record tourism numbers for the state. Lynne Sladky AP

As Gov. Rick Scott lays low, his poll numbers go higher

August 25, 2015 7:07 PM