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A statement from the Shriver Center on Poverty Law.

More than 100,000 children in Illinois were uninsured in 2018, according to a new report from the Georgetown University Center for Children and Family

Shriver Center advocates help block rule that targets low-income immigrants from taking effect

“Public charge" rule changes put public health and millions of families at risk.

A proposed rule would upend the longstanding legal standard of disparate impact.

The Shriver Center on Poverty Law unreservedly condemns this inhumane and cruel rule.

"We applaud all those who voted yes for taking a responsible first step toward putting Illinois’s fiscal house back in order."

This legislation brings long-overdue relief to consumers who are trying to pay off their debts and achieve financial stability.

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