An audit by the Inspector General at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services reveals that Illinois overdrew on its federal Medicaid account due to "faulty" and "imprecise" bookkeeping. Read »
Gov. Pat Quinn is promising tighter controls after a review found that the Illinois Medicaid program paid an estimated $12 million for medical services for people who were dead. Read »
Illinois lawmakers moved forward Monday on a historic expansion of Medicaid and adding more protections for pet owners, but heavy lifting on the state's most pressing issues — pensions, a budget, expanded... Read »
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Democratic Candidate for the 30th Legislative District. Read »
Gov. Pat Quinn on Thursday signed a package of bills that would cut health care by $1.6 million and hike cigarette taxes by $1 to pay for the state's struggling Medicaid program. Under the proposal, smokers must Read »
The Senate voted to pass the tobacco tax and the proposal now heads to Gov. Pat Quinn. Read »
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