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Welch Announces New Task Force to Review Statues on State Grounds

Welch Announces New Task Force to Review Statues on State Grounds

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – In an effort to ensure that statues and other ceremonial landmarks on state property reflect the values and morals of our state, Speaker of the House Emanuel “Chris” Welch announced the creation of a new special task force to conduct a review of monuments on state property and proposals for new monuments or statues.

Vella Introduces Legislation to Support Veteran-Owned Businesses

Vella Introduces Legislation to Support Veteran-Owned Businesses

ROCKFORD, Ill. – As part of his efforts to help facilitate economic growth, state Rep. Dave Vella, D-Rockford, introduced legislation that would cut license fees for businesses owned by veterans. “With all that veterans have done for our country, the least we can do...

Manley Promotes Scholarship Opportunity for Women

Manley Promotes Scholarship Opportunity for Women

ROMEOVILLE, Ill. – State Rep. Natalie Manley, D-Joliet, is encouraging local women to apply for the Conference of Women Legislators (COWL) Scholarship, which will help cover the cost of college for 10 Illinois women.

Stuart, Crowe to Host Free Shredding and Electronics Recycling Event

Stuart, Crowe to Host Free Shredding and Electronics Recycling Event

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – State Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, and state Sen. Rachelle Crowe, D-Glen Carbon, are teaming up to host a free paper shredding and electronics recycling event on Saturday, April 24 from 9 a.m. to noon in the teacher parking lot at Edwardsville High School, located at 6161 Center Grove Rd.

Yang Rohr Highlights National Child Abuse Prevention Month

Yang Rohr Highlights National Child Abuse Prevention Month

NAPERVILLE, Ill. – As April is national Child Abuse Prevention Month, and state Rep. Janet Yang Rohr, D-Naperville, is recognizing the importance of providing adequate childcare for working families. Yang Rohr has always been passionate about working with children even prior to her role as state representative. She served as a school board member and is a proud mother of three.

Moylan Pursuing Comprehensive Assistance for Illinois Veterans

Moylan Pursuing Comprehensive Assistance for Illinois Veterans

DES PLAINES, Ill. – As an avid supporter of the men and women who serve in the military and an advocate for the veteran community, state Rep. Marty Moylan, D-Des Plaines, has signed onto legislation to significantly expand state efforts to assist veterans with health care, mental health, housing, job training and job placement.