VIDEO FEED: Governor Rendell Urges Immediate Senate Action on Health Insurance Proposal

The Pennsylvania Satellite News Service will provide a satellite video feed between 7:30 p.m. and 7:45 p.m. TONIGHT, Thursday, May 1, of Governor Edward G. Rendell marking "Cover the Uninsured Week" by urging the state Senate to pass the House-approved Pennsylvania Access to Basic Care (PA ABC) plan.

Similar to Governor Rendell's Cover All Pennsylvanians proposal, PA ABC would provide access to health care for many of Pennsylvania's uninsured while continuing to help physicians pay their medical malpractice insurance premiums.

For details of Governor Rendell's announcements, visit www.pa.gov.

Feed coordinates are: AMC - 5 (KU Band - Analog) - Transponder 13 Vertical - Channel 13, downlink frequency 12096 MHz; Audio 6.2/6.8.

Technical trouble contact: (717) 772-4282.

The Rendell administration is committed to creating a first-rate public education system, protecting our most vulnerable citizens and continuing economic investment to support our communities and businesses. To find out more about Governor Rendell's initiatives and to sign up for his weekly newsletter, visit www.governor.state.pa.us.

CONTACT: Gary Miller of the Pennsylvania Office of the Governor, +1-717-783-1116

/PRNewswire-USNewswire -- May 1/

SOURCE Pennsylvania Office of the Governor

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