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Businesses & The ACA

Since the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) was signed into law in 2010, much as been made about the legislation’s impact on the health care of individuals. However, the law also affects employers […]

06/18/2013

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Under 26s & The ACA

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), which was signed into law March 2010, is the most sweeping health care reform legislation since Medicare. However, unlike Medicare, the law directly affects every age group, […]

06/16/2013

Governor Rick Scott on June 12, 2012 in Miami.  The Governor is in a legal battle with the U.S. Justice Department over the state's effort to remove non-U.S. citizens from lists of registered voters ahead of this year's presidential election.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Scott Defends Medicaid Refusal To CBS This Morning

Governor Rick Scott has been the most vocal governor fighting against the Affordable Care Act; but in an interview with CBS This Morning Thursday, Scott indirectly made the case for the individual mandate while discussing how to fix the insurance industry and defending his controversial Medicaid decision.

CBS Miami–07/05/2012

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Opinion: Supreme Court Obamacare Ruling Lets Big Brother Walk In The Front Door

The Supreme Court’s decision upholding the individual mandate and the Affordable Care Act amounts to rolling out the welcome mat for Big Brother to intrude on the lives of Americans.

07/03/2012

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S. Florida Businesses Ponder Impact Of Supreme Court Decision

5 people at Deco International Security Corporation in South Beach are lucky to have a job. What they don’t have is health insurance, because their boss didn’t think he could afford it. Now, that’s about to change.

CBS4–06/28/2012

President Barack Obama

Affordable Care Decision Stirs Mixed Reaction On Social Media

Emotions are bubbling over on CBS4′s Facebook page as fans react to the Supreme Court’s decision to maintain most of the Affordable Care Act.

CBS4–06/28/2012

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Opinion: Supreme Court Fails America On Health Care

The Supreme Court has shockingly failed the citizens of the United States by upholding the individual mandate portion of the plan.

06/28/2012

President Barack Obama

Supreme Court Has Options On Health Care Decision

In less than 24 hours, the United States Supreme Court will issue its biggest ruling since Bush v. Gore in 2000. The Supreme Court will issue its ruling on the Affordable Care Act just after 10 a.m. Thursday.

CBS Miami–06/27/2012

WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 26: The exterior of the U.S. Supreme Court on March 26, 2012 in Washington, DC. Today the high court, which has set aside six hours over three days, will hear arguments over the constitutionality President Barack Obama's Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Supreme Court Begins Hearing Fla. Challenge To Health Care Law

The U.S. Supreme Court began hearing arguments Monday morning from a group of states led by Florida arguing that President Barack Obama’s signature achievement, health care reform, is unconstitutional.

CBS4–03/26/2012

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Florida Takes Health Care Fight To Supreme Court

Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi announced Wednesday that the state has filed a writ of certiorari with the United States Supreme Court over the federal health care law.

CBS4–09/28/2011