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House, Senate Leaders Show Signs Of Agreement, Differences

House Speaker Steve Crisafulli and Senate President Andy Gardiner entered the legislative session Tuesday with a set of shared priorities — dubbed “Work Plan 2015″ — that includes cutting taxes, crafting a water policy and boosting education spending.

03/03/2015

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Medicaid Fight May Cost Florida $1 Billion Federal Grant

Before the Florida Legislative season has even begun, they may be faced with a challenge to fill a $1 billion hole in the state’s health care budget.

02/28/2015

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Governors: No Clear Plan If Health Care Subsidies Fall

President Barack Obama’s health care system could be receiving a massive overhaul. If the Supreme Court sides with opponents of the current system, millions of people could lose health insurance subsidies in the coming months.

02/22/2015

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Florida Has Highest Number Of Enrollees Under Health Law

Florida has become the state with the highest number of people buying health insurance under the Affordable Care Act.

02/18/2015

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Sunday Last Day To Sign Up For Health Insurance

Those wanting to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act should do so before or on Sunday.

02/14/2015

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Obamacare: Will the U.S. Supreme Court Doom Federal Subsidies For Floridians?

After its very rocky roll out, Obamacare is taking off. And nowhere is enrollment higher than here in Florida. One-point-one million Floridians have signed up this year. But now, as CBS4’s Rick Folbaum explained, the U.S. Supreme Court is deciding a case that could all but strip Florida residents of the healthcare safety net they’ve only just been able to afford.

CBS4–02/13/2015

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Focus on South Florida: Affordable Care Act

February 15th is the deadline for open enrollment under the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. The Healthcare Nation Awareness Foundation, or HNAF, is a local nonprofit whose mission is to increase enrollment by education and empowerment. We focus on how the organization is reaching out and how you can take advantage of the services it offers.

My TV 33–02/02/2015

File photo of a doctor wearing a stethoscope. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

House Speaker: ‘No Plans’ To Expand Medicaid Coverage

Florida’s House speaker indicated he does not have plans to expand Medicaid coverage to an additional hundreds of thousands of residents during the next legislative session.

01/28/2015

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Florida Asked To Review Alternatives For Lost Hospital Funds

Florida lawmakers will have to decide what to do with a possible annual loss of $1.3 billion in federal funds that help compensate hospitals and providers who treat uninsured and Medicaid patients.

01/16/2015

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Last Day For “Obamacare” Sign Up

Time is running out to sign up for health insurance and have that coverage take effect starting January 1st. Monday, December 15th, is the final day to sign up to meet the deadline.

12/15/2014

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