EDS wins $308M Florida deal

Electronic Data Systems won a $308 million contract to implement changes to the computer systems running Florida's Medicaid program. The news came despite protests from two competitors that bidding on the project was unfair. Under Governor Jeb Bush (R), Florida is experimenting with changes to the state's program for poor and disadvantaged residents, enrolling some participants in private sector managed care plans. 

- see this article from the Gainesville Tribune