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If you're a Democrat, here's what you're thinking as voters go to the polls in Florida's Republican primary: Pinch me.If you're a Democrat, here's what you're thinking as voters go to the polls in Florida's Republican primary: Pinch me.
After being sued by The Wall Street Journal, the government finally released its Medicare reimbursement data last week. It included the less-than-stunning revelation that 28 of the 100 doctors who received the largest payments in 2012 were from Florida. No other state came close. And no physician in the country billed Medicare for bigger bucks
With much chest thumping, Florida governor Rick Scott last week signed a law clipping auto-tag fees by about $25 per vehicle in the state. He used the opportunity to blast former governor Charlie Crist for raising those fees five years ago. What Scott cynically failed to mention during the bill-signing charade was that all the
Most of the dead are babies and toddlers, and they perish in horrible ways — starved, punched, shaken, burned, thrown from cars or simply forgotten. There’s nothing left to protect them except the state of Florida, which fails over and over. Kyla Joy Hall was beaten to death by her father at age 10 months.