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Commentary: Pennsylvania is driving its doctors away

Wall Street Journal (subscription required), October 30, 2008

Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell is driving physicians out of the state, according to this physician-written opinion piece in the Wall Street Journal. Rendell wants to create a universal program for the state, but to fund it he plans on pulling money from M-Care, a supplemental malpractice insurance program that pays malpractice claims that exceed the required basic liability coverage.