Bills To Push Medicaid Expansion Again In Fla. Legislature

Law360, Miami (January 28, 2014, 7:36 PM EST) -- A Florida state representative announced Monday that she will submit a companion bill to a Medicaid expansion proposal filed in Florida's senate last week, putting the topic on the upcoming session agenda even though leadership has shown little interest in advancing the issue.

Rep. Amanda Murphy, D-New Port Richey, said Monday that she will file a bill similar to S.B. 710, put forth by Sen. Rene Garcia, R-Hialeah, last week, which would use about $50 billion in available federal funds to increase benefits for Florida's poor...
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