The people trying to get health insurance for everyone want you to know there is still time to see if you can find a plan that works for you. Groups that include the Service Employees International Union, Organizing for Action, and Get Covered America spoke to Springfield reporters to promote upcoming workshops. Several are in Springfield the next couple of Saturdays, but more information about others is available online.

 

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They brought out a young adult who previously went with the “young and invincible” option until he suffered a serious back injury. Drew Duzinskas saw his dream of a forestry career fade away. He's now a political consultant and enjoying his silver-level health plan.

“There's a weight that's lifted when you can worry a little less,” Duzinskas said. “I know now that if I develop diabetes, that I cannot be denied coverage because of that later in life.”

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