Florida Medicaid expansion

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Protesters gathered in Orlando Monday to highlight Florida’s failure to expand Medicaid. The protest on I-Drive came as President Trump and Governor Rick Scott prepared speak in Orlando at the annual meeting of the International Association of Chiefs of Police.

In Florida, Midterm Elections Hold Faint Hope For Medicaid Expansion

Jul 16, 2018
WMFE

Can the deep-red Florida Statehouse follow Virginia and expand Medicaid?

Highly unlikely anytime soon, many state political analysts say.

Sammy Mack/Health News Florida

Florida Medicaid officials announced plans Thursday to sign contracts with three managed-care companies to provide dental care. 

Majority Of Floridians And Texans Want Medicaid Expansion, Survey Shows

May 24, 2016
Source: The Kaiser Family Foundation

Americans who live in the two biggest states that haven’t expanded Medicaid have more complaints about health care costs and quality, according to a new survey released by the Texas Medical Center Health Policy Institute in Houston. They’d also like their states to expand Medicaid.