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Thank your local congressperson

Image of letter sent to DHHSNine hardworking Congresspeople sent a letter demanding answers to charges of discrimination against people living with HIV and AIDS by insurance plans. The letter was signed by Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), Rep. Robin Kelly (D-IL), Rep. Bill Foster (D-IL), Rep. Danny K. Davis (D-IL), Rep. Mike Quigley (D-IL), Rep. Bobby L. Rush (D-IL), Rep. Dan Lipinski (D-IL), Rep. Mark Pocan (D-WI), and Rep. John Lewis (D-GA). The full text of the letter can be found HERE.

The Administrative complaints referenced in the letter were filed by the following local AIDS advocacy groups: AIDS Alabama, AIDS Foundation of Chicago, AIDS Research Consortium in Georgia, CrescentCare (formerly the NO/AIDS Task Force in Louisiana), and the AIDS Law Project of Pennsylvania, assisted by the Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation of Harvard Law School and the Legal Council for Health Justice.