Posts tagged "president"

What's Up This Week: Voter registration drive, Hispanics and philanthropy, CHA public hearing period closing

What's Up This Week: Voter registration drive, Hispanics and philanthropy, CHA public hearing period closing
Here’s a glimpse of what’s going on around Chicago this week: National Voter Registration Day: With the presidential election coming ever closer, civic groups and political organizations all across the country are calling for a National Voter Registration Day Tuesday. The aim is to hit the streets to register as many voters as possible. Chicago... Read more »

What's going to happen to Medicaid?

What's going to happen to Medicaid?
About 2.3 million people in Illinois depend on Medicaid. A quarter of them are children. But with talks of deficit reduction and the looming apocalypse surrounding the debt ceiling, words are being thrown around in the media about possible cuts, reductions and revisions to our nation’s health insurance system for the low-income. I wanted to... Read more »