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Protect Our Care Illinois
The ACA is a necessity to all Americans, especially vulnerable populations. It’s imperative we protect our care, and you can help by joining the Protect Our Care Coalition.
TAKE ACTION! Join as an organization http://tinyurl.com/PoCIL-organization or as an individual http://tinyurl.com/PoCIL-individual – or do both.
Our ACA and Medicaid One-Pagers
The Affordable Care Act is critically threatened. That’s why we are creating this series of one-pagers, to show in clear and simple ways how the protections of the ACA and Medicaid affect everyday people’s lives in substantial ways. TAKE ACTION! Please read and share ACA one-pagers
ACA Congressional Outreach
An estimate 335,000 people in Illinois have health insurance under the Affordable Care Act. Although the Act remains imperfect, it is imperative that these residents’ access to affordable care is protected while improvements are being put in place.
TAKE ACTION! Find your congressperson and let them know exactly how people in their district will be affected: ACA IL Congressional outreach Want to know exactly what they said about the ACA? Here you go: What they said
Illinois Cannot Afford the “Solutions” the AHCA Proposes
Health & Disability Advocates strongly objects to the provisions in the American Health Care Act (AHCA). Yesterday, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) provided its analysis of AHCA and its impact on people, states, and the economy. Here’s what we learned. AHCA will lead to: At least 23 million losing health coverage Higher premiums for those … Continue reading “Illinois Cannot Afford the “Solutions” the AHCA Proposes”