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CHICAGO – For Domestic Violence Awareness Month this October, state Rep. Curtis J. Tarver II, D-Chicago, is highlighting resources available for people experiencing domestic violence.
DES PLAINES, Ill. – State Rep. Marty Moylan, D-Des Plaines, is strongly urging residents to continue adhering to recommended safety guidelines given the rising positivity rates of COVID-19 across the state.
CHICAGO – State Rep. Kam Buckner, D-Chicago, is highlighting an upcoming opportunity for free flu shots for community members.
DES PLAINES, Ill. – State Rep. Marty Moylan, D-Des Plaines, is highlighting a newly available online registration process for the Cook County military discount program aimed at increasing military and veteran access to the program.
DES PLAINES, Ill. – Ahead of the upcoming election, state Rep. Marty Moylan, D-Des Plaines, is reminding voters that there are many ways to cast your ballot this year and all of them are secure.
CHICAGO – For Domestic Violence Awareness Month this October, state Rep. Kam. Buckner, D-Chicago, is drawing attention to resources available for survivors of domestic violence.
CHICAGO – Leading into World Mental Health Day on October 10, state Rep. Curtis J. Tarver II, D-Chicago, is bringing attention to the disparities in mental health care services for African Americans.
DES PLAINES, Ill. – State Rep. Marty Moylan, D-Des Plaines, commends the recent distribution of $140 million to Medicaid providers aimed at offsetting the costs of COVID-19 related care and equipment.
DES PLAINES, Ill. – State Rep. Marty Moylan, D-Des Plaines, is recognizing October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month and highlighting some crucial resources for survivors of domestic abuse.
CHICAGO – To help protect the economic livelihood of communities across the state, state Rep. Justin Slaughter, D-Chicago, is highlighting the second round funding for the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity’s (DCEO) Business Interruption Grant Program (BIG), which will help provide much-needed relief to businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and recent civil unrest.
CHICAGO – For Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October, state Rep. Kam. Buckner, D-Chicago, is drawing attention to the importance of mammograms and the availability of free breast cancer screenings for women through the Illinois Department of Public Health’s (IDPH) Illinois Breast and Cervical Cancer Program (IBCCP).
CHICAGO – State Rep. Justin Slaughter, D-Chicago, was recently designated a Lifetime Environmental Champion by the Illinois Environmental Council (IEC) for his commitment to supporting environmental protection legislation in the Illinois General Assembly.
HILLSIDE, Ill. – In recognition of October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month, state Rep. Emanuel “Chris” Welch, D-Hillside, is highlighting resources available to people experiencing domestic violence.
DES PLAINES, Ill. – State Rep. Marty Moylan, D-Des Plaines, commends the $156 million in Business Interruption Grants (BIG) awarded to child care providers and strongly recommends to business owners still in need of this crucial funding to apply for the second round of BIG grant distribution which is currently open.
DES PLAINES, Ill. – In an effort to maintain social distancing at driver services facilities, state Rep. Marty Moylan, D-Des Plaines, is emphasizing the Secretary of State’s extension of driver’s license and identification card renewal dates and is recommending that residents take advantage of online services.
CHICAGO – In response to a Jefferson County grand jury’s decision to indict just one of the officers involved with the murder of Breonna Taylor with three felony counts of wanton endangerment for shooting into adjacent apartments, state Rep. Justin Slaughter, D-Chicago, issued the following statement:
LOMBARD – State Rep. Terra Costa Howard, D-Glen Ellyn, will host a virtual community discussion on Wednesday to talk about New York Times best-selling author Jason Reynolds’ books on racism in America, continuing the important conversation begun by the Glenbard Parent Series event with the celebrated writer.
CICERO, Ill. – As a final push for all community members to get counted, state Rep. Lisa Hernandez, D-Cicero, is hosting a grand finale to the census from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 28 at Cicero Community Park. The event will feature a prayer of healing, food, and much more.