CUTS TO HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY'S INDIGENT HEALTH CARE PROGRAM?

09/05/01

The Hillsborough County Commission has cut the sales tax which funds the county's innovative health care program for the working poor. Because the tax was lowered from one half to one quarter cent backers say the level of health care is in danger of being cut. Dena Gross Leavengood, the immediate past president of the Hillsbrough County League of Women Voters, Mary Ellen Gillette of the Health Care Advisory Board, and Leo Matti of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation.

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