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A new Census Bureau report revealed 3.8 million Floridians are living without health insurance. An editorial in the New York Times puts the blame on Governor Rick Scott for being one of the most “resistant in the nation” to provide Medicaid for the uninsured through the affordable care act. State Senator Anitere Flores joins us to discuss the future of Medicaid in Florida. In the span of one month, three Miami mayors were arrested on charges ranging from bribery to unlawful compensation. Though Miami-Dade County is no stranger to political corruption, this was still a surprising sequence of events. What does this mean for public trust in elected officials?
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