71% of Illinois Voters Support Medical Aid in Dying 

Legislation to allow medical aid in dying, an option for mentally capable, terminally ill adults to peacefully end unbearable suffering, is supported by a wide majority of Illinois voters, regardless of political affiliation, disability, race, gender identity, age or religion.

5 charts showing support for Medical Aid in dying across demographics in Illinois

3 charts showing support across political ideologies in Illinois

Source: Impact Research conducted a live phone and text-to-web survey of 700 likely 2024 voters in Illinois from February 6–12, 2023. 


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Email your Illinois lawmakers today and urge them to support legislation to authorize this proven end-of-life care practice.

When you email your lawmakers, you'll have a chance to share your personal story of support for medical aid in dying, which I am hopeful you will do. It can take just one personal anecdote, one story, to touch the heart and change the mind of a lawmaker who is still considering their position.

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