Lauren Gilger: Haitian women make up a large portion of the patients giving birth in Dominican hospitals. They come because they don’t have access to hospitals and health care in Haiti, especially after last year’s earthquake.
Serena Del Mundo: The Global Fund, the world's leading financer of programs to fight AIDS, TB and malaria, gave the Dominican Republic almost $82 million over a seven-year period for HIV prevention and treatment efforts. But that funding is expected to drop dramatically in coming years.
Ralph De La Cruz: Gov. Rick Scott benefits from taxpayer-subsidized, low-cost insurance.
Ralph De La Cruz: Over the past four years, lawmakers have tried to deregulate an industry that has shown an inability to regulate itself.
Ralph De La Cruz: Florida lawmakers continue to turn away tens of millions from the federal government. And this time no one's even quite sure why, or who, is responsible.