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As Rick Scott travels to D.C. for hospital transparency talk, he again pushes price-fixing proposal at home

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Rick Scott is at it again, calling for more government meddling in health care, by featuring a plan for government-regulated prices on inpatient admissions, outpatient visits and other medical procedures. Scott may have consistently paid lip service to the idea of free-market competition, but in 2016, he has renewed a push for legislation that, if passed, could lead to “competition-killing price caps” on Florida hospitals. Coincidentally, the new effort comes just as the governor visits Washington D.C. this week to…

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‘Intergrity’ cited as the trait Floridians most value in their leaders

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The single secret to success and victory for political candidates in Florida’s most important election in modern history may come down to one simple but elusive character trait: Integrity. According to new findings by the Leadership Florida/Nielsen Company 2010 Sunshine State Survey, released today, 48% of those polled (10 points more than last year’s survey) cited “integrity” as the trait Floridians most value in their leaders and in those who want to serve in leadership. This is four times more than…

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‘Intergrity’ cited as the trait Floridians most value in their leaders

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The single secret to success and victory for political candidates in Florida’s most important election in modern history may come down to one simple but elusive character trait: Integrity. According to new findings by the Leadership Florida/Nielsen Company 2010 Sunshine State Survey, released today, 48% of those polled (10 points more than last year’s survey) cited “integrity” as the trait Floridians most value in their leaders and in those who want to serve in leadership. This is four times more than…

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