CHICAGO (CBS) — It’s official: The Affordable Care Act takes effect today, meaning you can begin shopping for health insurance.
Governor Pat Quinn gave a thumbs up as he walked into a kickoff event. Nearly 60,000 people visited the state’s new website by mid-afternoon today.
CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports on how the first day went.
There were thirty calls in the first hour from eager people with questions about Affordable Health Care seeking help from workers at Mount Sinai Community Institute.