05/07/2013 08:43 am ET Updated Jul 07, 2013

Democrats Urge Medicaid Special Session, Weatherford Says It 'doesn't Make Sense'


Pressure is mounting on Gov. Rick Scott to call a special session to end the Legislature's impasse on Medicaid expansion. U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson and the 14 Democratic members of the Florida Senate sent separate letters today making that very request, but Scott isn't likely to oblige them if he doesn't think Republican lawmakers are ready to deal.

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