Florida Budget Snarled As Governor Challenges 'Obamacare'Shortly after his mother's 2012 death, Gov. Rick Scott went on TV to explain his startling decision to drop his strongly-held opposition to President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.
Scott Files Lawsuit Against Obama Over Medicaid ExpansionGov. Rick Scott sued the Obama administration Tuesday, charging that federal officials are coercing the state to expand Medicaid in order to get $1 billion in federal hospital funds.
Survey: Primary Care Doctor Shortage Result Of ACAA shortage of primary care doctors has emerged as thousands of people gained insurance through the Affordable Care Act, according to a new survey.
Health Insurance Enrollment Opens Nov. 15Reaching the uninsured may prove more difficult the second time around as the second enrollment season under the Affordable Care Act kicks off Saturday.
What Has The Affordable Care Act Accomplished A Year Later?With almost a year under its belt, has the Affordable Care Act impact as many people as it originally set out to?
Medicaid Expansion Talk Key In Fla. Gov RaceExpanding Medicaid to an additional 1 million Floridians under President Barack Obama's new health law is turning into one of the biggest issues of this year's gubernatorial race.
White House: Premiums Will Fall For Many In Fla.The majority of Floridians who purchased health plans through the Affordable Care Act will actually see their out-of-pocket costs decrease, especially in big cities such as Miami and Orlando, according to senior White House officials. That's the opposite of what state officials, under Republican Gov. Rick Scott, said earlier this week.
Dem Party Chair: 2014 Midterms 'Absolutely Not' A Referendum Of Obama PoliciesDemocratic Party Chair, Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, said on Sunday that the 2014 midterm elections are “absolutely not” a referendum on President Obama’s policies, adding that Democrats have an advantage over the Tea Party “extremists” running as Republicans.
Feds Extend Funds To Fla Hospitals For 1 More Year Federal health officials have agreed to funnel $2 billion to Florida hospitals and providers that serve uninsured patients for another year.
'It's The Most Frustrating System': Man Claims He Tried Calling Obamacare Hotline For Weeks, 'Never Got Anybody'The insurance enrollment period under the federal health care law ended Monday the same way it began six months earlier, as technology troubles prevented many consumers from completing the online application process for the first half of the day.
Obamacare Enrollees Getting Kicked Out Of Website, Dealing With Jammed Phone Lines As Deadline NearsWith just days left to sign up for insurance under the president's new health law, people around Florida are continuing to have mixed results as they try to enroll.
Florida Overcomes GOP Barriers To Enroll Uninsured Florida's Republican leaders have fought the Affordable Care Act at every turn, banning navigators from county health departments, offering no state dollars to boost outreach efforts to 3.5 million uninsured and leading the fight to repeal the law. Yet the state has emerged as a tale of what went right with President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.