Obamacare Anniversary and Enrollment Event in Chicago on 3/22

March 21, 2014
Press Release

Please join Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky (IL-09), Get Covered Illinois and Get Covered America to celebrate the 4th anniversary of the Affordable Care Act on Saturday, March 22 at Truman College in Chicago. The celebration will also serve as an enrollment event. Certified navigators will be on site to help Illinois residents sign up for coverage. Attendees can learn more about coverage options and get help paying for coverage. So far, 77 percent of Illinoisans who have already enrolled through the Marketplace have received financial assistance. Individuals and families only have until March 31, 2014 to enroll in health coverage, and this event is a great opportunity for them to get the help they need. Remarks will be given at 10:30 a.m. Congresswoman Schakowsky, Representatives from Get Covered Illinois and Get Covered America, navigators, enrollees, and others will be available to the media at the event.


WHO:                                   Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky

                                           Jennifer Koehler, Executive Director of Get Covered Illinois

                 Diana Bonete, Regional Organizer with Get Covered America

                 Certified navigators and ACA enrollees


WHERE:                               Truman College – Lobby

                                            1145 W. Wilson Avenue

                  Chicago, IL 60604


WHEN:                                 Saturday, March 22, 2014

                  Remarks Celebrating the ACA

                  10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

                  Enrollment Event

                  11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.


CONTACT:                             Lee Whack