GOP Govs. May Find Medicaid Expansion Hard To Pass Up

Law360, New York (February 22, 2013, 7:44 PM EST) -- The surprising move by Florida Gov. Rick Scott to endorse the Affordable Care Act's Medicaid expansion could herald things to come among Republican governors who have so far resisted health reform, according to experts who say pressure from hospitals and concessions by the Obama administration could produce more changes of heart.

The about-face by Scott, a vocal critic of the ACA, speaks to the tough time Republican governors will have turning down the federal government’s offer to foot the entire bill for expansion over the first...
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