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CHIP Clips

 

First Focus led a coalition of children’s advocacy groups that met with our nation’s leading editorial boards to discuss the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). The result is a collection of editorials and letters to the editor calling on Congress to extend funding for CHIP.

 

Battle Creek Enquirer, Michigan – October 6, 2014
Congress should continue the children’s health program

Cincinnati Enquirer, Ohio – October 5, 2014
Opinion: A threat to healthcare for Ohio’s kids

Dallas Morning News, Texas – September 30, 2014
Bruce Lesley: Congress can protect Texas kids by reauthorizing CHIP

Denver Post, Colorado – October 29, 2014
Renew federal Child Health Insurance Program

Houston Chronicle, Texas – August 22, 2014
CHIP merits support

Kansas City Star, Missouri – December 2, 2014
Congress must act now to renew Children’s Health Insurance Program

Los Angeles Times, California – October 21, 2014
Children’s Health Insurance Program deserves funding

New York Times, New York – October 2, 2014
A Chorus of Voices for Children’s Health Insurance

New York Times, New York – September 21, 2014
Children’s Health Insurance at a Crossroads

Portland Press Herald – December 1, 2014
Our View: Congress should fix children’s health funding now

San Jose Mercury News, California – December 3, 2014
Mercury News editorial: Congress should renew children’s health insurance funding

Tampa Bay Times, Florida – November 17, 2014
Editorial: Congress Should Fund the Children’s Health Insurance Program

Washington Post, District of Columbia – October 7, 2014
Congress should approve more funding for Children’s Health Insurance Program

Washington Post, District of Columbia – October 2, 2014
‘Family glitch’ could put children’s health insurance at risk