ACA Repeal Could Mean “Significant” Job Losses In Illinois

ACA Repeal Could Mean “Significant” Job Losses In Illinois

If the Affordable Care Act is repealed, the impact will extend beyond healthcare. That’s according to a new study from George Washington University, which says Illinois could lose as many as 114,000 jobs by 2019. U.S. Rep. Mike Quigley, a Democrat, says the state can’t afford to lose any more jobs. While President-elect Donald Trump has championed the repeal of the ACA, it’s unclear what would take its place.