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1M Lives at Stake: Time for Scott to Lead

This is a defining moment in our state's history and governance, the Tampa Bay Times writes, and there are only two weeks left in the legislative session. Will Gov. Rick Scott intervene with the Florida House, which seems on the verge of leaving $51 billion on the table in federal funds that could cover low-income uninsured people in this state over the next 10 years?

So far, Scott has done little to show he can govern the state. The editorial says, this is the time he must step up.

Originally founded in December 2006 as an independent grassroots publication dedicated to coverage of health issues in Florida, Health News Florida was acquired by WUSF Public Media in September 2012.