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Florida Republicans face Obamacare conundrum: Take the subsidy or not



Sen. Marco Rubio has made news for joining Obamacare and taking the federal subsidy, er employer contribution. But what about Florida's Republican House members?

Rep. Dennis Ross, who pushed legislation to eliminate the subsidy, declined to enroll in the health care exchange offer to members of Congress and thus rejected the subsidy.

But tea party Reps. Steve Southerland and Ted Yoho both enrolled and took the subsidy.

Story here.

[Last modified: Friday, December 20, 2013 12:42pm]


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