Kids Forward: 52 groups urge bipartisan reauthorization of Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

Contact: Jon Peacock, 608-284-0580 x 307
MADISON, WI—Fifty-two organizations from across Wisconsin today sent a letter to Congress telling them toprotect healthcare for Wisconsin’s kids. Congress has less than 10 days to act to provide federal funds for theChildren’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) and for community health centers—two important building blocksof Wisconsin’s healthcare system. Funds expire September 30.
That is also the deadline for Congress to use special procedural rules to try to repeal the Affordable Care Act(ACA). Senators Graham and Cassidy have introduced a new bill that...

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