Concern statewide over the future of CHIP

WILKES-BARRE, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU)- A temporary spending plan to finance the federal government has raised a lot of concern about children's health care across the country.

The stopgap bill federal lawmakers passed Friday provides a temporary solution to critical funding needs for some states, but not Pennsylvania.

For some parents who don't quality for Medicaid of cannot afford the cost of their employer's insurance, the Children's Health Insurance Program, or CHIP, is the best solution.

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