LIP Funds

Florida Governor Rick Scott attends a road expansion event at the Casa Maiz restaurant as he fields questions from reporters about climate change on March 9, 2015 in Hialeah, Florida. Recent reports indicate that the Florida governor allegedly issued orders for certain state agencies to not to use the term 'climate change' or 'global warming' in any official communications, emails, or reports. (Source: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Scott Heads To DC To Fight For Low Income Patient Funding

The federal government funds for hospitals that treat low-income and Medicaid patients are set to expire next month.

05/05/2015

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No Idle Chatter: Florida To Seek More LIP Funds

Florida will seek federal approval to expand funding for a program that is critical to hospitals serving large numbers of low-income and uninsured patients, the state Medicaid director told lawmakers Tuesday.

CBS Miami–09/24/2013