Some lawmakers say colleagues who back implementing the PatientProtection and Affordable Care in Illinois should trade in theircurrent health coverage for PPACA exchange plan coverage.


Elected officials should “live by the same set of rules thatthey impose upon those they claim to represent” according Rep.Darlene Senger, R-Naperville, Ill., and the four other leadsponsors.


Senger and colleagues have built that sentiment into House JointResolution 0093. The resolution is now insurance in the AssemblyInsurance Committee.


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Allison Bell

Allison Bell, ThinkAdvisor's insurance editor, previously was LifeHealthPro's health insurance editor. She has a bachelor's degree in economics from Washington University in St. Louis and a master's degree in journalism from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. She can be reached at [email protected] or on Twitter at @Think_Allison.