WUIS Health Desk: Quinn Pressured To Create Health Insurance Marketplace

Illinois legislators have sidestepped a political minefield this spring.   As Barack Obama’s home state, there had been a push to implement a key component of the president’s signature health care plan.

Instead, General Assembly leaders collectively decided to shelve their work on a so-called “insurance exchange.”

But now there’s pressure on Governor Pat Quinn to pick up where legislators left off.

From the W-U-I-S Health Desk, Amanda Vinicky reports.


— Support for WUIS’ Health Desk comes from Springfield Clinic.

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