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By Sascha Cordner - WFSU on January 15th, 2013 | Last updated: January 15, 2013 at 5:26 pm
The Florida Legislature meets to discuss The Affordable Healthcare Act, its affects on residents and the potential increase in the number of residents who are eligible for Medicaid benefits.
By Elle Newbold on October 15th, 2012 | Last updated: February 19, 2013 at 3:07 pm
Child health advocates are questioning the Florida Legislature’s decision earlier this year to get rid of funding that could potentially reduce the number of children being abused.
By Tom Krynski on August 28th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:47 pm
The president of the American Medical Association discusses Medicare and the Affordable Healthcare after with WUFT.
By Stephanie Denardo on July 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 3:47 pm
After reviewing the impact of the Supreme Court ruling that allows Florida to legally opt out of implementing one of the costliest provisions of the Affordable Care Act, Governor Rick Scott has decided to not implement an expansion of the [...]
By Scott Hensley, NPR News on June 28th, 2012 | Last updated: September 7, 2012 at 2:51 pm
Chief Justice John Roberts said the requirement that individuals have health coverage or pay a penalty falls within Congress’ power to impose taxes. On the issue of Medicaid expansion, a majority of the court said Congress can expand Medicaid, but can’t strip states of all their Medicaid funds if they fail to participate in that expansion.