Florida Governor Rick Scott dropped his lawsuit against the Obama administration on Medicaid expansion and hospital funds.
In the battle over federal hospital funds, the Obama administration says no mediation is needed despite Florida Governor Rick Scott’s request for it.
House Republicans seemed poised to vote down the Senate’s Medicaid expansion bill.
The Florida Senate floated a health care coverage plan in an effort to break the logjam over extending coverage to hundreds of thousands of Floridians.
The Senate is set to take up a controversial health expansion plan during a special legislative session next month.
A congressional hearing is planned to address the healthcare funding feud between Florida Governor Rick Scott and the Obama administration.
Florida Governor Rick Scott was back in Washington, D.C. Tuesday slamming federal health officials for denying his request to extend federal hospital funds.
Legislative leaders are set to meet for a special session to find a compromise on Florida’s budget.
Democrat’s in the Florida Senate filed a lawsuit against the Florida House over its abrupt end to the 2015 legislative session.
Florida Senate President Andy Gardiner is offering to hold a June special session to reach a deal on a new state budget just days after the Florida House abruptly adjourned.