Wha? Was there just a breeze in Hell?

From the “I’ll believe it when I see it, but I’d like to see it” files, via Overlawyered:

Confirming earlier reports: “In closed-door talks, Mr. Obama has been making the case that reducing malpractice lawsuits — a goal of many doctors and Republicans — can help drive down health care costs, and should be considered as part of any health care overhaul, according to lawmakers of both parties, as well as A.M.A. officials.

 

I’m not going to hold my breath, but…