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Toni Preckwinkle Attends Senate Bill 741 Announcement

Friday, June 20, 2014   (0 Comments)
Posted by: The Chicago Network
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On Monday, Cook County President Toni Preckwinkle (2011) was pictured in the Sun-Times for being present at Rush University Medical Center (Anne Murphy (2012)) as Gov. Pat Quinn announced legislation (Senate bill 741) that will modernize and streamline the Illinois Medicaid system.

The Senate bill 741 also aligns Illinois law with federal law, so that children who had been without private insurance for at least three months can apply for Medicaid. The bill also will provide additional money to nursing homes and the state's network of safety net hospitals. Read more...