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Editorial: State deal protects vulnerable citizens

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Minnesota's Gov. Tim Pawlenty and the Legislature did the correct thing Wednesday reaching a compromise to provide state-sponsored health coverage to the poor.


The compromise measure extended the state's General Assistance Medical Care program. GAMC was scheduled to expire April 1, following Pawlenty's veto last spring as part of his state budget balance plan last year.

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