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Rubio Targeting Obamacare “Bailout”

Senator Marco Rubio continues to push a bill he’s proposed to end what he describes as an “Obamacare” bailout.

CBS Miami–01/27/2014

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Targeting Uninsured Hispanics For ACA Enrollment

Nearly 18,000 people in Florida have signed up for federal health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, however, officials fear that the Hispanic count will remain at a low number because of immigration issues.

01/09/2014

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Senate Moves Forward On Unemployment Insurance Extension

Senate Republicans failed to generate the votes to kill a bipartisan bill to extend long-term unemployment insurance by three months. The filibuster by some Senate Republicans to the extension fell by a vote of 60-37 Tuesday morning.

CBS Miami–01/07/2014

President Barack Obama

Obamacare Now Law Of The Land

As of Wednesday, the much maligned Affordable Care Act went into full effect across the country. The law fundamentally shifts parts of the health care industry and open the door for millions of uninsured Americans to finally afford health care.

CBS Miami–01/01/2014

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Florida Homeowners Pay The Highest Insurance Rate In Nation

Florida hasn’t seen a hurricane since 2005, but that hasn’t stopped property insurance rates from going up.

12/17/2013

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More Than 1 Million May Lose Extended Unemployment Benefits In December

More than a million people may lose their unemployment insurance in just a few weeks if Congress fails to extend a Great Recession program that increased the number of weeks for which unemployed workers qualify.

CBS Miami–12/03/2013

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Holocaust Survivors Express Outrage, Organize Protest

The twilight years for some Holocaust survivors in South Florida, like 84-year-old David Schachter, are punctuated with a pain that won’t go away.

12/02/2013

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Obamacare Key Dates In 2014

Implementation of the health reform law continues through 2014 with these key dates.

11/25/2013

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Why Florida Blue “Canceled” Insurance Policies

If you believe the headlines, millions of American’s health insurance policies are being cancelled at the moment—that includes Florida where letters are hitting mailboxes canceling some 300,000 Florida Blue Policies.

10/29/2013

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Report: Millions Could Be Forced To Change Health Insurance Plans

When the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, was signed into law, one of the pitches was “If you like your doctor or health care plan, you can keep it.” That statement could come back to haunt the White House because while it’s partially correct, the reality is much more nuanced and those nuances could be what causes headaches for millions of individual insurance customers.

CBS Miami–10/29/2013

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