Pawlenty orders state to stay out of federal health plan

August 31, 2010 at 3:57 pm in Worthington Daily Globe

ST. PAUL Gov. Tim Pawlenty, saying the federal government is trying to take over states’ rights, has ordered Minnesota officials to not apply for federal health-care funds under a 2010 law, a decision Democrats claim will cost the state billions of dollars and thousands of jobs. Continue Reading