Fla. Lawmakers Pass Texting-While-Driving Ban Florida lawmakers have passed a statewide ban on texting while driving.
Senate PIP Bill Heading to Floor for DebateA Senate bill aimed at cracking down on the rampant Personal Injury Protection fraud that costs Florida drivers more than $1 billion annually in skyrocketing premiums is headed to the full floor for what promises to be a contentious debate for lawmakers who see this as their best last chance to reform the system.
Fla. Senator Files Bill Targeting Insurance Fraud
Gov. Scott Pushing Lawmakers on Insurance IssuesTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Gov. Rick Scott wants lawmakers to fix a pair of auto and property insurance issues that are costing Floridians hundreds of millions of dollars but have eluded resolution for more than a decade.
Study: Fla. Medicaid premiums too highMIAMI (AP) — A new report says high premium and co-pay proposals for Florida Medicaid beneficiaries are among the highest in the country and could cause hundreds of thousands to drop out because they can't afford to pay them.