Wednesday, May 06, 2015

Tell Governor Rauner "No Medicaid Cuts!"

Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner has proposed $100 million in budget cuts to Illinois' Medicaid program. These cuts would hurt the poorest of the poor and could throw many nursing home residents out of nursing homes across Illinois, not to mention the loss of jobs from the nursing home closures.

Contact Gov. Rauner at: https://www2.illinois.gov/gov/Pages/ContacttheGovernor.aspx

Read about the nursing home impact below...

News coverage from WREX.com
http://www.wrex.com/story/28998106/2015/05/06/health-care-council-warns-nursing-homes-could-close

News coverage from MyStateline.com
http://www.mystateline.com/fulltext-news/d/story/nursing-home-residents-may-be-homeless-if-budget-c/77520/bfuZ2q2or0K-iFyLNJLhvg

More news coverage here:

http://www.careyoucancounton.org/news.html

Again, contact the Governor's office and tell him "No Medicaid Cuts!"

Contact Gov. Rauner at: https://www2.illinois.gov/gov/Pages/ContacttheGovernor.aspx .


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