The Florida Legislature can help more than 800,000 low-income Floridians obtain affordable, accessible health coverage. It can accept billions in federal Medicaid expansion money to help pay for private coverage during a special session that starts Monday. Yet Gov. Rick Scott and House Republicans remain opposed to the Senate’s bipartisan plan that has broad support from businesses, civic groups and the medical community. They are the immoral minority. How can they turn their backs on these fellow Floridians?
To read about a Floridian, who could have healthcare under FHIX, named Kim Cooper, in the Tampa Bay Times click HERE.