District 5 Brevard County commissioner Andy Anderson has qualified to be on the ballot for the 2012 election. […]
Not surprisingly in this election year, President Obama is offering yet another bailout for distressed borrowers who owe more money on their homes than they are worth. […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a blow to the Obama administration on Medicare, government auditors Monday called for the cancellation of a costly bonus program for private health plans that congressional Republicans have criticized as a wasteful political ploy.
The nonpartisan Government Accountability Office said it’s not clear that the $8.3 billion Medicare Advantage bonus program will improve quality because most of the money is going to plans just rated average. The auditors did find, however, that the bonuses would temporarily ease the pain of unpopular cuts to insurance plans under President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul law. […]
New voters, those voters registered in Brevard but residing elsewhere and people who plan to vote by absentee ballot should note changes to Florida’s voting laws this election year, said Brevard County Supervisor of Elections Lori Scott. […]