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Governor Rick Scott Health Care Funding

Health Care Law Quirk Complicates Medicaid Expansion

Numerous Republican governors, including Rick Scott, have rejected expanding Medicaid as part of the Affordable Care Act. But a quirk in the law could force governors into a tough spot of denying health coverage to U.S. citizens, but giving it to legal immigrants.

CBS Miami–01/25/2013

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Scott Continues Pushing Citizens Depopulation

Governor Rick Scott continued to make his push to depopulate Citizens Insurance Friday in front of a friendly crowd at the Florida Chamber of Commerce.

CBS Miami–11/30/2012

Citizens Property Insurance

Citizens Rates To Rise By 10.8 Percent

Homeowners with Citizens Property Insurance will see their rates increase in 2013 after the rate hike was approved Tuesday by the Florida Office of Insurance Regulations.

CBS4–10/02/2012

Citizens Property Insurance

Fla. Approves Removal Of 60,000 Additional Citizens Policies

Be prepared to get new property insurance if you currently have Citizens Property Insurance.

CBS4–09/25/2012

Citizens Insurance

Fla. Approves Removal Of 150,000 Citizens Policies

If you have Citizens Property Insurance, you might be getting a new insurer in the near future.

CBS4–09/07/2012

Citizens Property Insurance

Citizens To Consider $300 Million Loan Program

itizens Property Insurance Corp would offer $300 million in loans to encourage private companies to take policies out of the state-backed insurer under a plan unveiled Thursday that backers say could reduce Citizens’ non-coastal ranks by a third.

CBS4–09/07/2012

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Poll: Middle-Class Shrinking In Size And Wealth

After more than a decade of tax cuts, trickle-down economics, runaway government spending, wars, and ballooning deficits and debts, the middle class is poorer and has a lower income than they did in the 1990’s according to a new Pew survey.

CBS Miami–08/22/2012

Citizens Insurance

Citizens Insurance Plans Wallet-Friendly Re-inspection Program

Homeowners whose policies are underwritten by Citizens Property Insurance finally have some good news.

CBS Miami–08/17/2012

Citizens Property Insurance

New Citizens CEO Says Higher Rates Needed

The new head of Citizens Property Insurance Corp. made his debut before the governor and Cabinet on Tuesday, saying the state-backed insurer needs to raise rates but conceded that the issue is a political hornet’s nest.

CBS4–06/27/2012

Citizens Property Insurance

Citizens Not Budging On Plan To Purge Many Policyholders

Florida legislators created Citizens Insurance a decade ago to take on homes other insurance companies wouldn’t touch. They became the largest insurer of homes in Florida and now the company is trying to change that.

CBS4–06/04/2012

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