Friday Morning Reads: Prescription drugs, health care enrollment and Rick Scott

TALLAHASSEE -- Good morning and happy Friday.


Here's what we're reading this morning.



* CVS is cracking down on doctors showing patterns of prescribing high dosage prescription painkillers on a regular basis, the Orlando Sentinel reports.


* Sun Sentinel writes that the process of signing up people for new health care plans under the Affordable Care Act is off to a rocky start in Florida.


* The Times/Herald reports on a private meeting involving Gov. Rick Scott, former Gov. Jeb Bush, Sen. John Thrasher and Board of Education Chair Gary Chartrand.


* The state has released the latest numbers and companies approved for Citizens' takeouts, the Current reports.


* The Tampa Tribune reports on fast food protests where workers are fighting for better wages.

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