Published: Jul 31, 2014 8:07 AM EDT
Updated: Jul 31, 2014 11:06 AM EDT

LEE COUNTY, Fla-- Governor Rick Scott is visiting Southwest Florida today.

He's stopping in Bonita Springs as part of his "Jobs for the Next Generation" tour.

The governor will be at Global Tech LED at 1:30 p.m. There, he will propose a permanent end to the sales tax on manufacturing machinery and equipment.

He's also offering Florida's best STEM teachers paid summer residencies at private-sector companies.