Florida Republicans Set up Alternative to Obamacare And Only 30 People Sign Up

by Stephen D Foster Jr – Republicans in Florida hate Obamacare so much that they created a healthcare alternative back in March that was supposed to compete with President Obama’s signature law, but people just aren’t buying it…literally. Over the last six months, 984,000 Floridians have enrolled in Obamacare compared to the mere 30 who have signed up for the GOP alternative. Florida Health Choices is the master plan of presidential wannabe Senator Marco Rubio, who was Speaker of the Florida House in 2008 when he came up with the idea. Rubio had wanted his plan to be comprehensive, but once Obamacare came along, Rubio suddenly changed his mind. However, even though Rubio demonizes Obamacare, he enrolled his own family into a plan offered by Healthcare.gov. Clearly, even Rubio understands that Obamacare is superior to the skeletal plan with few benefits Florida Republicans are pushing. Republicans spent nearly $1 million...

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