Thursday, July 13th, 2017


Mary Sajdak, who oversees about 60 care coordinators who work with Medicaid enrollees in Cook County, choked up when she described the calls she gets from patients who are frightened about losing their health care.

“When you see what years and years of untreated chronic disease does to a person, then you give them a chance, and give them a prescription card, it makes their poverty less isolating,” she said, wiping away tears. “To give that to people and then take it away, it makes me profoundly sad.”

*Fuck* Mitch McConnell.

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