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Rick Scott Health Care

Top Dem Slams Scott Over Contentious Stance

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 05.02.2013 | Politics

Florida Gov. Rick Scott was criticized by Democratic National Committee Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz over his health care stance, with the congressw...

Jeffrey Young

Rick Scott's Long Journey From Obamcare Hater To Medicaid Expander, In His Own Words | Jeffrey Young | Posted 02.25.2013 | Business

Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) has said a lot about President Barack Obama's health care reform agenda over the last four years. After making his nam...

Hospitals Push Florida GOP Legislators To Back Obamacare

Jeffrey Young | Posted 04.22.2013 | Business
Jeffrey Young

If there was ever one thing that would compel Republican state leaders to set aside their political and ideological opposition to President Barack Oba...

Rick Scott's Decision On Medicaid Expansion Is Not To Make One

Jeffrey Young | Posted 04.03.2013 | Business
Jeffrey Young

Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) has passed on an opportunity to decide whether his state will expand Medicaid to more poor people under President Barack O...

Rick Scott Saving Big Money

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 01.28.2013 | Politics

Looking for inexpensive health care? Run for office in the state of Florida. The Associated Press reported Monday that Gov. Rick Scott (R) and doz...

Florida's Struggles With Obamacare Mount

Jeffrey Young | Posted 03.19.2013 | Business
Jeffrey Young

Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) and state legislators are really struggling with President Barack Obama's health care reform law. Scott, who made his nam...

Jason Linkins

Rick Scott Dogged By 'Reagan' Inquiries | Jason Linkins | Posted 01.15.2013 | Politics

Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) has long had this trademarked Batman super-villain thing going on, what with all the record-setting fraud and the self-enr...

Never mind! Rick Scott Backs Off Bogus Obamacare Projections

Jeffrey Young | Posted 03.12.2013 | Business
Jeffrey Young

Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) won't be touting a sky-high prediction of the cost of expanding Medicaid to more poor people under President Barack Obama'...

Anti-Rick Scott Tweets In Storify Form

Jeffrey Young | Posted 07.22.2013 | Business
Jeffrey Young

Health News Florida broke a story Monday that Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) has been knowingly using inaccurate numbers to make the case that his state ...

GOP Governor Misleads On Cost of Health Care Reform

Jeffrey Young | Posted 03.11.2013 | Business
Jeffrey Young

Professional health care reform opponent cum Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) made some noises after President Barack Obama's reelection about being newly ...

Scott, Christie Face 'Tough Call' On Health Care Battles

AP | BILL BARROW | Posted 03.01.2013 | Politics

ATLANTA — Florida Gov. Rick Scott, who made a fortune as a health care executive, long opposed President Barack Obama's remake of the health ins...

Jeffrey Young

No Sunshine For Obamacare In Florida | Jeffrey Young | Posted 12.14.2012 | Business

Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R), one of the most vocal critics of President Barack Obama's health care reform law, won't carry out a central component of ...

Rick Scott On Defense After 'Pants On Fire' Review

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 07.05.2012 | Politics

Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) made his case Thursday for deciding not to implement provisions of President Barack Obama's health care law, saying he was...

Rick Scott Puts Foot Down On Health Care After High Court Ruling

Reuters | Posted 08.31.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON, July 1 (Reuters) - Florida will not implement two provisions of the U.S. healthcare law involving an expansion of Medicaid for the poor ...

Scott Makes Health Care Vow

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 06.20.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Florida's Republican governor – one of the staunchest opponents of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul – says his ...

Rick Scott Fails Fact-Check

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.01.2011 | Politics

Florida Gov. Rick Scott's (R) claim that the Affordable Care Act is "not the law of the land" was ruled "false" Thursday by PolitiFact, the fact-check...

Rick Scott's Privatization Plan Charged With Raising 'Serious Ethical Issue'

Mother Jones | Suzy Khimm | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Republican governor Rick Scott's push to privatize Medicaid in Florida is highly controversial--not least because the health care business Scott hande...

Rick Scott May Be Next Mark Sanford — With One Big Exception

TIME | Tim Padgett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Florida Governor Rick Scott gives off a wide-eyed glow of certainty about everything he does. ... But as much as Scott would like to think he's revo...

Sam Stein

Rick Scott Tied To Internet Censorship In Iran And Saudi Arabia | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A report released on Tuesday calls out former hospital CEO Rick Scott for sitting on the board of a company used by Saudi Arabia and Iran to suppress ...