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Workers Maria Gaitan, left, and Ana Lopez, right, assemble burritos at a Boloco restaurant. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)
June 28, 2013 | Blog

A new Florida law supported by ALEC prohibits “living wage” and paid sick-leave policies set by local city and town councils. Continue reading

FILE - In this May 16, 2012 file photo, Florida Gov. Rick Scott speaks in Fort Lauderdale. Florida Gov. Rick Scott, long opposed President Barack Obama's remake of the health insurance market. After President Obama won re-election, the Republican governor softened his tone. He said he wanted to "have a conversation" with the administration about implementing the 2010 law. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter, File)
Updated August 15, 2013

See which governors with high numbers of uninsured constituents opted out of Obamacare’s Medicaid expansion, and which — like Florida’s Rick Scott — reluctantly jumped on board. Continue reading