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New Enterprise Florida CEO quits, cites 'critical' differences with governor

Mar 06, 2017 - The Miami Herald
Board and Executive Moves

The leader of Gov. Rick Scott's most cherished agency abruptly resigned Monday, citing a "critical" difference of opinion with the governor over their vision of Enterprise Florida.

Chris Hart's sudden resignation comes on the eve of the Florida Legislature beginning its annual session. House leaders have vowed to kill the agency and have a bill ready to pass as soon as this week to eliminate the agency -- and Hart's job -- entirely.

But in his resignation later, Hart only cited diff...