Gov. Scott visits Longwood on Thursday

Governor will sign tax cuts legislation


LONGWOOD, Fla.Governor Rick Scott will visit a Longwood company on Thursday morning to sign a new bill that calls for tax cuts.

Gov. Scott will speak at Metal Essence on Waterway Place -- just north of Ronald Reagan Boulevard.  The governor is expected to be there from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

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The tax cut legislation includes the return of the back-to-school sales tax holiday.  The three-day event will be from August 3 to August 5.  Parents and teachers can save on school supplies and clothes.

Governor Scott will then travel to Clearwater to sign two other bills -- one to regulate regional workforce groups and another to fix the state's unemployment system.