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Rick Scott Medicaid Expansion

Sabrina Siddiqui

Progressives Hit GOP For Rejecting Medicaid Expansion | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 03.03.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON --, the progressive advocacy group, launched an ad campaign Monday targeting the Republican governors who have yet to embrace Ob...

Crist: Because Of Rick Scott, 'Six People In Florida Die Every Day'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 02.07.2014 | Politics

Former Florida Governor Charlie Crist (D) criticized his rival in the 2014 gubernatorial race on Friday, saying six people die every day because of cu...

Jeffrey Young

Millions Are Now Realizing They're Too Poor For Obamacare | Jeffrey Young | Posted 01.31.2014 | Business

Thanks to a Supreme Court ruling and staunch Republican resistance, Marc Alphonse, an unemployed 40-year-old Marine veteran who is essentially homeles...

Florida Medicaid Expansion Suffers Big Setback

Reuters | Posted 05.04.2013 | Politics

By Bill Cotterell TALLAHASSEE, Fla., March 4 (Reuters) - Florida Governor Rick Scott's plan to expand Medicaid coverag...

When It Comes to Women's Health, Politicians Still Don't Get It

Dee Dee Myers | Posted 04.30.2013 | Miami
Dee Dee Myers

We have to continue our unyielding support for Planned Parenthood. For many, it's their main source of health care; in Florida alone, more than 80,000 women receive health services each year.

Rick Scott Thumbs Nose At Tea Party

Herald-Tribune | Posted 02.21.2013 | Politics

Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s ascent to the governor’s mansion was every bit about the power of the Tea Party. ...

Jeffrey Young

Scott Agrees To Expand Medicaid | Jeffrey Young | Posted 04.22.2013 | Business

Before he was Florida's governor, Rick Scott sank $5 million of his own fortune into trying to kill President Barack Obama's health care reform agenda...

Rick Scott Makes Shocking Correction After Fudging Numbers

Orlando Sentinel | Posted 03.12.2013 | Politics

Gov. Rick Scott's administration has reversed course and conceded the optional Medicaid expansion allowed under President Obama's health-care law woul...

GOP Govs Reject Medicaid Expansion For Meager Wage Earners

AP | CARLA K. JOHNSON and KELLI KENNEDY | Posted 10.14.2012 | Politics

MIAMI — Sandra Pico is poor, but not poor enough. She makes about $15,000 a year, supporting her daughter and unemployed husband. She thought s...