Gov. Rick Scott gives best speech of his life at RNC


ES HAVE ORIGINATED FROM MOSQUITOES HERE IN FLORIDA.>>Laurie: NOW TO VOTE 2016 AND THE LATEST FROM CLEVELAND WHERE DONALD TRUMP AND HIS DAUGHTER IVANKA DID A WALK-THROUGH OF THE QUICKEN LOANS ARENA STAGE JUST THIS AFTERNOON AHEAD OF THEIR MUCH EVIDENCE ANTICIPATED SPEECHES TONIGHT, AND STILL THE TALK OF THE REPUBLICAN NATIONAL CONVENTION IS SENATOR TED CRUZ’S SPEECH LAST NIGHT THAT HE GAVE WITHOUT OFFICIALLY ENDORSING TRUMP. JUST MORE CONTROVERSY COMING OUT OF RNC ON ITS FINAL DAY.>>Calvin: AND WE HAVE YOU COVERED, OF COURSE, LOCAL10 NEWS REPORTER GLENNA MILBERG IS STANDING BY BUT WE BEGIN WITH OUR SENIOR POLITICAL REPORTER MICHAEL PUTNEY WITH MORE TODAY. MICHAEL, A BIG NIGHT.>>Michael: CAMP, A VERY BIG NIGHT — CALVIN, A VERY BIG NIGHT AND DONALD TRUMP NEEDS TO REALLY HIT ONE OUT OF PARK TONIGHT, A RHETORICAL HOME RUN. THIS IS THE MOST IMPORTANT SPEECH OF HIS LIFE, AND AT THIS CONVENTION LAST NIGHT FLORIDA GOVERNOR RICK SCOTT GAVE THE BEST SPEECH OF HIS LIFE.>>VOTE FOR DONALD TRUMP.>>FIRST OF ALL, I LOVED DOING IT. THERE WAS SO MUCH ENERGY IN THE ROOM.>>Michael: TODAY THE GOVERNOR IS STILL FEEING FEELING AFTERGLOW FROM HIS UNUSUALLY FORCEFUL SPEECH.>>I LOVE CLEVELAND. I LOVE OHIO. THANK YOU, EVERYBODY.>>Michael: TONIGHT IT’S DONALD TRUMP.>>GOVERNOR SCOTT, WHAT DOES DONALD TRUMP HAVE TO SAY TONIGHT TO UNITE THE REPUBLICAN PARTY? BECAUSE TED CRUZ LAST NIGHT SHOWED THAT HEATS A DIVIDED PARTY. HE SAID SO.>>HE’S GOT TO TALK ABOUT WHAT’S IMPORTANT TO THE PUBLIC. WHAT’S IMPORTANT? JOBS. THAT’S NUMBER ONE. AND THAT’S THE MOST IMPORTANT THING. EVERY FAMILY WANTS TO MAKE SURE THEY HAVE INDEPENDENCE THROUGH A JOB. NUMBER TWO, HE’S GOT DO TALK ABOUT BASIC PUBLIC SAFETY. AT THE FEDERAL LEVEL THAT’S PRIMARILY ISI>>Michael: SCOTT ACCUSES PRESIDENT OBAMA AND HILLARY CLINTON BEING WEAK ON SECURITY AND MISMANAGING THE ECONOMY.>>TODAY AMERICA IS IN TERRIBLE WORLDWIDE HIGH DEPARTMENT. OUR ECONOMY IS NOT GROWING.>>Michael: BUT IT IS GROWING ACCORDING TO POLITY FACT. IT EXPECTED SCOTT’S CLAIM AND CALLED IT U.S. FALSE.>>THE DOW SAT RECORD HIGHS. UNEMPLOYMENT SAT 4.9%. THE ECONOMY IS NOT TANKING. IS IT?>>IT’S NOT GROWING P WE’VE DONE WELL IN FLORI ADDED 1,000,118 JOBS. THE GDP BY 50%, JOB GROWTH OVER THE 70%. IN THAT YOU WILL THESE AREAS WE’RE DOING WELL. BUT THE COUNTRY IS NOT GROWING LIKE IT SHOULD.>>Michael: WELL, THE ECONOMY MAY NOT BE GROWING AS MUCH AS THE GOVERNOR WOULD LIKE, BUT IN FACT IT IS GROWING. THERE ARE 99 FLORIDA DELEGATES AT THIS CONVENTION, AND IN THE PRIMARY SEASON SOME SUPPORTED MARCO RUBIO AND TED CRUZ, SO ARE THEY CONFLICTED? MY COLLEAGUE GLENNA MILBERG IS DOWN ON THE FLOOR OF THE CONVENTION WITH THAT STORY. GLENNA.>>Glenna: MICHAEL, HELLO. WE’VE BEEN SEEING IN YOU THE SKYBOX HERE AND WE ARE RIGHT HERE WHERE THE FLORIDA DELEGATION IS. WE’VE BEEN TALKING TO A LOT OF OUR SOUTH FLORIDA DELEGATES FROM HOLE P THEY WERE AT AN EVENT TODAY THIS MORNING. A LOT OF THEM WERE MARCO RUBIO AND JEB BUSH SUPPORTERS ORIGINALLY NUT NO UNIVERSALLY VERY CRITICAL OF WHAT TED CRUZ DID HERE LAST NIGHT. THEIR MESSAGE TODAY IS GET ON BOARD WITH TRUMP OR GET OUT OF OF THE WAY.>>WHAT TED CRUZ DID LAST NIGHT, FOR BETTER OR WORSE, WAS GIVE PEOPLE THE AVENUE OF A NON-TRUMP CHOICE THAT STEAMED TO HAVE ALREADY GONE AWAY.>>DONALD TRUMP IS OUR ONLY CHOICE AT THIS POINT. DONALD TRUMP IS GOING TO BE OUR NOMINEE. IT’S HIM ADVICE HILLARY AND NO REPUBLICAN CAN SUPPORT HILLARY CLINTON. SHE IS DAWGS FOR AMERICA. SHE’S DANGEROUS ARE FOR NATIONAL SECURITY.>>I THINK THE PARTY SHOULD BE MORE UNITED, AND AT THIS POINT IT’S ABOUT LIKE THE VOTERS. THE VOTERS, THEY CHOSE, AND WE HAVE TO RESPECT THE VOTERS’ CHOICE.>>OUR DELEGATES ARE SAYING, THEN WHY DID YOU SHOW UP? IF YOU’RE NOT GOING TONE DOORS, THEN WHY DID YOU SHOW UP?>>Glenna: THE PEOPLE WHO SHOWED YOU HERE TODAY, THEY’RE SHOWING UP NOW, 7:20 THE PROGRAM OPENS. YOU’RE LOOKING RIGHT NOW AT JUST SOME OF THE 125,000 RED, WHITE AND BLUE BALLOONS THAT WILL BE DROPPING DOWN HERE AFTER THE TRUMP FAMILY GETS FINISHED UP THERE TONIGHT. WE UNDERSTAND IT’S GOING TO BE WAIST DEEP, ABOUT 125 PEOPLE WHO GO TO LOCAL SCHOOLS BLEW UP THOSE BALLOONS A COUPLE OF WEEKS AGO NOT MY BOTH BUT BY MACHINE, AND THE PEOPLE AND THE COMPANY OUT OF ANAHEIM THAT HAVE RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE BALLOON DROP TONIGHT HAVE DONE ALL KIND OF EVENTS, INCLUDING SUPER BOWLS AND POLITICAL CONVENTIONS AND INAUGURATIONS, AND THAT’S ONE OF THE THINGS A LOT OF PEOPLER ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO TONIGHT. AND ONE LAST THING I WANT TO SHOW, YOU THE FLORI DELEGATION’S GREAT SEATS FOR THE TRUMP SPEECH TONIGHT FRONT AND CENTER RIGHT BEHIND NEW YORK AND GO WE HAVE A TRADITION HERE, CALVIN AND LAURIE, IF YOU NOTICED ALL THE SEATS HERE ARE MARKED, EVERYONE COMES DAY ONE AND PUTS THEIR NAMES ON THE SEATS BECAUSE THEY CLAIM THEIR SEATS, THEY STAKE THEIR CLAIM IN THE LOCATION FOR THE REST OF THE CONVENTION AND THEY ARE VERY, VERY SERIOUS ABOUT KEEPING THOSE SEATS. I’M GLENNA MILBERG LIVE ON THE FLOOR OF THE CONVENTION TONIGHT IN CLEVELAND, LOCAL10 NEWS.>>Laurie: GREAT TO SEE. GLENNA, WE’VE BEEN TALKING ABOUT A LOT ABOUT TRUMP AND IVANKA SPEAKING BUT RUN DOWN THE LIST OF THE SPEAKER>>Glenna: FRANKLY, I DON’T HAVE THE LIST IN FRONT OF ME TONIGHT SO I CAPTAIN DO THAT FOR YOU. BUT I KNOW THAT THOSE TWO ARE ABSOLUTELY THE HIGHLIGHT SPEAKERS. THE RNC ACTUALLY HAS A LITTLE BIT OF BUSINESS TO DO BEFORE THAT. THAT’S WHY THEY’RE FILLING UP RIGHT NOW, 7:20 THE PROGRAM OPENS. WE DON’T EXPECT TO SEE IVANKA AND THEN DONALD TRUMP UNTIL PROBABLY VERY CLOSE TO OUR NEWSCAST ATE 11:00, BUT NO DOUBT THAT IS THE HEADLINER TONIGHT.>>Laurie: PRIMETIME. GLENNA MILBERG, THANK YOU. THE REPUBLICAN NATIONAL CONVENTION WRAPS UP TONIGHT. DON’T MISS ABC NEWS’ LIVE COVERAGE BEGINNING AT 10:00, AND THEN NEXT WEEK THE DEMOCRATIC

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