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OP-ED: New Hope – Health Care for Justice-Involved Youth
- Sep 3, 2013
An Op-ed by CJCJ staff discussing how the ACA, often referred to as Obamacare, will pave the way for justice-involved youth to have access to high-quality reentry and aftercare services.
Exclusion from the ACA heightens punishments for undocumented immigrants
- Annalee Neukam, Aug 1, 2013
While the enactment of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is an exciting step in our society’s health care reform, its exclusion of undocumented immigrants will only further highlight the disparities that this population faces and induce a chain reaction of increased health care costs for all Americans.
Hope for a healthier criminal justice system
- Annalee Neukam, Jul 11, 2013
With the implementation of the United States' first national health care system quickly approaching , the Affodable Care Act's effects will soon be seen throughout the country.
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