"In Illinois, community, migrant, homeless and public housing health centers operate 268 primary care sites and serve close to 1 million patients every year."
"To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear."Jan Schakowsky on Buddha
"The wish for healing has always been half of health."Jan Schakowsky on Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier."Jan Schakowsky on Tom Stoppard
"Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul."Jan Schakowsky on John Muir
"'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes."Jan Schakowsky on Henry David Thoreau
"We need a vibrant Medicaid program and strategies to expand affordable access to health care for all, especially for the specialty care services that community health centers do not provide."
"Each and every day health centers provide high-quality primary and preventive care to our constituents."
"Community health centers do a great deal with limited resources. They provide critical medical care services to many who would otherwise have no other place to go or would end up in an emergency room."
"As grateful as we are for all the work the community health centers do, it is also important that we recognize that they cannot solve the health care crisis facing our Nation by themselves."
"The House Republican leadership has simply run out of ideas."