Rick Scott's Florida scorecard

Gov. Scott is a performance-metrics junkie. Here's a rundown of his progress in key areas:

Housing
Challenge: Foreclosures, scant construction jobs

Scott's move: Under consideration: A change in state law to speed foreclosures by removing the courts from the process

Progress to date: The housing market is still a mess; at the end of September, 23.5% of Florida mortgages were delinquent or in foreclosure, down only a point from the beginning of the year.


By Tory Newmyer, writer @FortuneMagazine - Last updated January 30 2012: 5:46 PM ET
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