Posts Tagged: Medicaid Cuts

Federal and State Policy Updates

State and Federal Update Here are some of the highlights and calls to action for this week.  For the latest news, please like us on Facebook as well.  Illinois Special Session Senate Releases Bill – Bigger Proposed Cuts to Medicaid Comment on the Adult Services Waiver Upcoming Events Illinois Special Session We are wrapping up... Read more »

Take Action for Medicaid

UPDATE ON AHCA/MEDICAID CUTS Thank you for all your advocacy the last few weeks around the American Health Care Act, which would have capped Medicaid and cut critical protections around pre-existing conditions.  Unfortunately the House of Representatives has brought it back up for negotiation.  They could not reach consensus before the Easter/Passover recess.  They did... Read more »

House Releases Healthcare Replacement Bill

Here is a summary of the new healthcare repeal/replace bill in the House from the Energy and Commerce Committee.  You will see per capita caps on Medicaid and much more in this summary. Please call your House members today! ACTION ALERT: Call Now to Stop Medicaid Cuts and Health Care Repeal – Congress Is Moving... Read more »

Medicaid Cuts

This week will be a turning point in state history for disability rights and the integration of  individuals with disabilities in Illinois.  Wednesday, the Governor will introduce his budget to rebalance the disabilty system. Stay tuned for updates because the Governor’s budget will set the debate with your legislators to enable moving people off the... Read more »