News / Utah / 
Leaders Discuss Issue of Uninsured Utahns

Leaders Discuss Issue of Uninsured Utahns

Posted - Mar. 10, 2003 at 8:14 a.m.

This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

(Salt Lake City-AP) -- With more than 41 (M) million Americans living without health insurance, some prominent Utah leaders are getting together to discuss the issue.

Former Utah Governor Norm Bangerter and former state Attorney General Jan Graham will lead a town hall meeting today at the new Salt Lake City library. It's part of Cover the Uninsured Week, an national effort to bring attention to the problem of those living without health coverage.

On study found nearly one in three people under age 65 in Utah don't have health insurance -- that's more than 650-thousand Utahns.

Other events involving business, community and education leaders are scheduled throughout Cover the Uninsured Week.

(Copyright 2003 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


Catch up on the top news and features from, sent weekly.
By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

KSL Weather Forecast