Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Dear Florida Legislature: Stop Being Assholes

"In a grab for cash to plug the state government's shrinking budget, the Florida Legislature this spring withheld $325 million from Florida's 67 county governments. The reason?
"The counties allegedly owed the state that amount of money for their share of Medicaid coverage for low-income county residents."
A Bradenton Herald story that tells a tale of Republican nastiness gone amok -- and it's Republicans on both sides of this dispute, all trying to figure out how they can avoid taking care of our poorest, sickest, and most vulnerable residents. Disgusting!

Read more here: http://www.bradenton.com/2012/08/07/4146675/florida-counties-were-right-about.html#story

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