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What happens when you combine low taxes and a business friendly environment you get more jobs just fast Florida's Republican governor Rick -- On his watch Florida's unemployment rate has fallen nearly four points and is the -- at the national average.
Governor Scott and welcome to -- -- well and I believe you're down a seven point 1% now is that correct.
And we're not stopping their Stewart seven point 1%.
Private sector jobs.
It's clearly work -- in Florida we hope you come down soon.
However this is a state that were focused on lower taxes.
More jobs for Florida families it's working in Florida you -- very much part of the national debate that's going on between and among states.
Because -- one of those states which has no income tax I don't think you've got an estate tax.
And you law business friendly there are other states like that and they side they two on doing well economically.
Whereas a California.
And New York.
Business unfriendly in many respects -- not do well you'll -- in the center of the debate amongst the states.
Well we're going to be the winner we've got are great beaches are great weather ninety million tourists but no income tax no estate tax or the lowest business tax.
I've got 25 under regulations in little over two -- and that's why companies like just today.
Added 300 jobs right here in Florida.
Last week -- at the Paris air show we -- companies.
From France companies from Virginia moving to Florida so he's clearly working in our state and hope you'll buy a one way ticket can now do your show down here at.
-- -- as an invitational might just pick up that for quickly the Deutsche Bank.
-- bringing 300 jobs to Florida they've begun to Jacksonville.
Can you tell you offer them something special did you say I'll build you an exit off the freeway.
I'll no property taxes for a -- do you do anything like that -- old again and it.
Now what we did but we do is we make sure we have an educated workforce.
There you know to have -- can tax and zero.
Our business taxes are are going down every year that's happening a -- the -- -- -- the sales tax on machinery equipment for manufacturers.
-- every year we're trying to make our state.
A state that -- -- can compete with because we like jobs we like businesses.
-- and make sure we're than number one state for your -- to get a job.
Get a great education and afford to live.
I have to ask about a national issue which is the IRS.
Visit and -- it looks like the kind of making -- way make the scandal go -- sweeping under the -- -- that there's nothing going on him move along please you happy with that.
Well look we cannot have in the government agency that targets anybody.
So we've got to understand why this was happening.
-- they -- -- -- targeting people but I want to make sure every citizen our state is treated fairly I were present all nineteen point two million people.
All have to be -- the same way.
Our federal government's got to make sure our all of our citizens across the country treat fairly.
But you don't our state is about jobs and that -- jump in for a second because I want him all over ask you more about this -- issue.
Would you be -- bad to say that in your opinion.
The machinery of government was used against the pollute the president's political opponents in the election last year that's that's really did the nitty gritty of this debate.
Are you put that to say that.
It's true we don't have enough information but look when soundness of the like that when somebody there's enough information out there you need to go look at it.
Against the -- -- some might say you have to go back and -- safe to -- do something wrong.
But that we've got to make sure all of our citizens are treated fairly that's what people want they want their shot the American dream that would -- treated fairly give us our freedom.
Governor Rick Scott seven point 1% unemployment we thank you very much indeed for joining us thank you.
One way ticket Stewart come on down -- Nokia apple and I think through much government.
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