The Minnesota Hospital Association has released an analysis of Governor Pawlenty’s line-item veto that completely eliminates General Assistance Medical Care in FY 2011. Hennepin County Medical Center takes the biggest cut – $108 million – as a result of the line-item veto. Here’s the analysis.
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