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Archive: February 12, 2014

IMAGE: Not having health insurance is no laughing matter, but Get Covered Illinois says it could take a dose of humor to reach the 18-to-24 crowd and convince them to enroll in the health insurance marketplace. Ad courtesy of Get Covered Illinois.

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - While not having medical insurance is no laughing matter, state leaders are turning to humor to reach young Illinoisans who have not yet enrolled in the health insurance marketplace. According to Get Covered Illinois, only 14,000 of the 61,000 Illinoisans who have signed up sinc ...Read More

PHOTO: Gov. Tom Corbett's proposed spending plan is under the microscope as budget hearings begin in Harrisburg. Photo credit: wikipedia.org.

HARRISBURG, Pa. - On the heels of Gov. Tom Corbett's just-released spending plan, budget hearings are under way in Harrisburg, a process that sets the stage for how the Commonwealth spends money in the upcoming fiscal year. A lot is at stake for Pennsylvanians, said Sharon Ward, executive director ...Read More

PHOTO: Indiana's Children's Mental Health Initiative is helping to ensure all youth who need mental health services are able to access treatment. Photo credit: morguefile.com.

INDIANAPOLIS - The state says an Indiana program launched less than two years ago already is working to ensure children from families who can't afford needed mental health services don't slip through the cracks. The Children's Mental Health Initiative was created to help children who aren't eligibl ...Read More

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