Illinois Drug, Alcohol Abuse Prevention and Treatment Faces Further Cuts in Illinois Budget

(Springfield, IL) — Governor Pat Quinn‘s proposed Illinois budget for next year plans to cut drug, alcohol abuse prevention and treatment services by 8%–on top of 22% budget cut last year.  Illinois Alcohol and Drug Dependence Association CEO Sara Moscato Howe explains the stakes in the current Illinois budget battle.

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  1. Shannon Simms

     /  May 11, 2010

    Pretty soon they’ll have people being treated for drugs and alcohol in random tents ! Ten years from now Mr. Quinn will see what a mistake he has made.

  2. jane Taylor

     /  February 23, 2011

    please don’t discontinue the drug and alcohol treatment centers as so many need them.


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