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Chapa LaVia Votes  In Favor of Lifeline Budget

Chapa LaVia Votes In Favor of Lifeline Budget

AURORA, Ill. – In an effort to keep vital services funded, State Rep. Linda Chapa-LaVia, D-Aurora, voted to pass a Lifeline Budget which will keep agencies and universities afloat until a comprehensive budget is passed. “This is commonsense public policy,” said Chapa...

Stratton Listens to Residents’ Insights at Condo Meetings

Stratton Listens to Residents’ Insights at Condo Meetings

CHICAGO – State Rep. Juliana Stratton, D-Chicago, met with residents at two condo buildings on the north side of her district last week to talk about the issues most important to them. “I am determined to continue to seek the advice from local residents about what...

Harper Votes to Lift Up Higher Education, Social Services

Harper Votes to Lift Up Higher Education, Social Services

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – In an effort to assist Illinois’ struggling social service organizations, community colleges and universities during the state’s nearly three-year budget crisis, state Rep. Sonya Harper, D-Chicago, recently passed a measure to provide funding for...

Welcoming students and staff from Illiana Christian HS to the Capitol to see their government in action.

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Welcoming members of SEIU to the Capitol as they fight for a full budget and funding to stabilize higher education.

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Honored to stand with community groups and advocates fighting for criminal Justice Reform and second chances.

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Gov. Bruce Rauner needs to do his job and get us a budget now! If not, imo, Rauner has got to go! #budgetnow #savehighereducation #doyourjob

Foxx drafts bill to give fatal police shootings a second review bit.ly/2pqF9KO via @suntimes

Why Chicago's powerhouse economy can't jump-start stalled Illinois shar.es/1F7FQB via @crainschicago

Gun dealer licensing passes the senate. On to the house.

Watching the debate in the senate on gun dealer licensing.

Scherer-backed measure bans taxpayer-funded deals for businesses that ship jobs overseas. #LiftUpIL wandtv.com/story/35242535…

Honored to speak at the Teach-Out Rally to help save Higher Education in our State! #savehighereducation #budgetnow #raunerdoyourjob

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Had my daughter, granddaughter, & god-daughter visit me in the Capitol today! #itsafamilything

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Cassidy legislation would help parolees avoid ‘Tripwire’ wbez.org/shows/wbez-upd…

Hope to see you there this Saturday! fb.me/6r4b2VhQV

Wishing a Happy Birthday to one of the strongest allies working families have in Springfield, @WillGuzzardi!

PJStar letter to editor: “Rauner holding Illinois Hostage” #DoYourJob, Gov. Rauner! pjstar.com/opinion/201704…

America's rich get richer as the poor get replaced by robots trib.in/2oNG3gY

House passes law requiring cursive writing in Illinois schools via.wgntv.com/vVg1B