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House Poised To Vote Down Senate’s Medicaid Expansion Bill

House Republicans seemed poised to vote down the Senate’s Medicaid expansion bill.


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Florida May Allow Expansion Of Private School Vouchers

If an expansion of a Florida program that helps low-income children attend private schools, many of them religious, gets a thumbs up, it could mean some restrictions on eligibility could be removed.


Health Care

Florida Medicaid Expansion Losing Steam

As many other Republican-led states grudgingly begin to implement forms of Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act, the prospects for expansion in Florida is looking increasingly grim.

CBS Miami–02/28/2014

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Fla. Medicaid Decision May Cost Businesses Millions

The GOP-led Florida Legislature quickly rejected Medicaid expansion as part of the Affordable Care Act a few years ago, but the decision may impact a key Republican constituency, businesses.

CBS Miami–01/22/2014


Airport Acrimony Between Dania Beach And Broward Co. Could End

An end to the bitter legal fight between tiny Dania Beach and Broward County could be about to end.


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Florida Estimates Obamacare To Cost $5.2 Billion Over Next Decade

Florida economists are now projecting that the total cost to Florida taxpayers for the Affordable Care Act will be approximately $5.2 billion over the next decade.

CBS Miami–03/07/2013


836 Expansion Could Cost Many Their Homes

Proposed changes to the Dolphin Expressway could cause more than traffic headaches during construction. About a dozen homes are in the way of the widening project.


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“Red Robin” Wants Workers For First South Florida Location

The first of 2 South Florida locations for the fast growing Red Robin burger restaurant chain is planning an April opening, and it’s looking for about 100 people to staff the first restaurant, which will open at The Falls.



Gov. Scott Celebrates MAKO Expansion In Davie

Governor Rick Scott got a first shot at a mock hip surgery with a robotic arm, during a tour of South Florida’s MAKO Surgical Corporation.


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American Airlines Orders 460 New Planes From Boeing, Airbus

American Airlines is buying at least 460 new planes over the next five years in what it calls the biggest airline order in history, and that could have a positive affect on travel and daily operations at Miami International Airport, where the airlines has one of its main hubs.