Rep Silvana Tabares
247-E Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 524-0450 FAX
2900 W. 25th St., Storefront
Chicago, IL 60623
Full-time legislator; A.A, Richard J. Daley College; B.A., broadcast journalism, Columbia College Chicago; former managing editor, Extra Bilingual Newspaper; raised on Chicago’s Southwest Side by her single mother; resides in Garfield Ridge; married
CHICAGO – State Rep. Silvana Tabares, D-Chicago, and state Rep. Elizabeth “Lisa” Hernandez, D-Cicero, met with J. Sterling Morton 201’s new superintendent and culinary students at the high school during a recent visit.
CHICAGO – With the holiday shopping season underway, state Rep. Silvana Tabares, D-Chicago, is encouraging parents to avoid purchasing dangerous products for their children and to take appropriate precautions when gifting fidget spinners and other toys with small pieces that can be choking hazards.
SPRINGFIELD – State Rep. Silvana Tabares, D-Chicago, recently voted to enact new protections that will require greedy insurance companies to pay all life insurance benefits owed to Illinois families. While Gov. Bruce Rauner sided with billion dollar insurance companies and tried to veto the legislation, Tabares’ vote to override the governor’s veto will put Illinois families ahead of insurance companies’ profits.
CHICAGO – With the holiday shopping season officially kicking off this weekend, state Rep. Silvana Tabares, D-Chicago, is encouraging local residents to support community owned small businesses on Small Business Saturday this Saturday, Nov. 25.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Student loan servicers will now face clear rules and regulations under a new law backed by state Rep. Silvana Tabares, D-Chicago, who recently voted to override Governor Bruce Rauner’s veto of it. “Student loan debt is a swelling economic disaster,...
SPRINGFIELD – Taking a stand against multi-million dollar corporations that purposely hide funds overseas to avoid paying state taxes, state Rep. Silvana Tabares, D-Chicago, voted to override Gov. Bruce Rauner’s veto of legislation that forbids the state to contract...
SPRINGFIELD – As President Donald Trump and Republican politicians are attempting to rollback health care protections for millions of Americans, legislation sponsored by state Rep. Silvana Tabares, D-Chicago, preventing insurance companies from denying coverage to...
CHICAGO – State Rep. Silvana Tabares, D-Chicago, drew dozens of concerned local residents and small business owners at her hearing to repeal the Cook County Beverage Tax at the Lyons Village Hall. “I’m happy to have had hosted this hearing and to hear first-hand about...
CHICAGO – State Rep. Silvana Tabares, D-Chicago, is inviting residents to attend a beverage tax repeal hearing on Thursday, Sept. 7 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Lyons Village Hall, located at 4200 Lawndale Ave in Lyons. “Our families cannot afford this new tax on...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Silvana Tabares, D-Chicago, is working to repeal the unfair Cook County beverage tax permanently. “I am sick and tired of middle-class families being nickeled and dimed when purchasing common grocery items,” Tabares said. “Rather than...