Monday, Mar 19, 2012

March 19, 2012 show

Bob talks with state Rep. Tom Morrison, R-Palatine, about House Bill 4117, which calls for abortion clinics to abide by the same standards as other ambulatory surgical treatment centers (ASTC). He then talks with John Bouman, president of the Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law, about Gov. Pat Quinn’s plan to cut $2.7 billion from the state’s Medicaid budget. Bob finishes up the show by discussing the upcoming oral arguments before the U.S. Supreme Court set for March 26 on the individual mandate in the federal health care reform law with Chicago attorney Jim Geoly.