In a story that underscores the challenges the GOP faces in presenting a conservative alternative to the party's bete noire, Politico reports that a Marco Rubio-backed plan to create a market-based system to reduce the rate of uninsured Floridians and bring down health care costs has signed up all of 80 people as of this week.
In contrast, ObamaCare has extended coverage to 1.6 million residents of the Sunshine State. Here's Politico on the dismal numbers:
Rubio backed the plan in 2008, as speaker of the Florida House.
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