Community Leaders Work for Medicaid Expansion for DACA Recipients

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Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García and Illinois elected officials State Representative, 4th District Delia Ramirez, State Representative, 18th District Robyn Gabel, and Cook County Board Commissioner, 7th District Alma E. Anaya, and community healthcare providers and advocates convened at AMITA Health Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center with the Healthy Illinois Campaign to launch House Bill 72, which will expand Medicaid eligibility to immigrants that have a valid social security number or a work permit, as long as they meet all other eligibility requirements, including income level.