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Bristow Promotes New Support Services for Small  Businesses

Bristow Promotes New Support Services for Small Businesses

ALTON, Ill. – To ensure that small business owners have access to state and federal resources, state Rep. Monica Bristow, D-Alton, is highlighting new programs created to address the new obstacles due to the COVID-19 Outbreak. Several new announced programs, including the Illinois Small Business
Emergency Loan Fund and the Hospitality Emergency Grant Program, were created to address specific challenges to small businesses and the hospitality industry.

Halpin: State Tax Filing Deadline Extended to July 15

Halpin: State Tax Filing Deadline Extended to July 15

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. – Illinois’ tax filing deadline has been extended from April 15 to July 15, a move that state Rep. Mike Halpin, D-Rock Island, says will help working families and small business owners weather the economic impact of COVID-19.

Mussman Highlights Senior Shopping Hours

Mussman Highlights Senior Shopping Hours

SCHAUMBURG, Ill. – To share increased resources for residents that are most vulnerable to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), state Rep. Michelle Mussman, D-Schaumburg, is highlighting senior shopping hours at local grocery stores.

Yingling Highlights Decision to Move State Tax  Filing Deadline to July 15

Yingling Highlights Decision to Move State Tax Filing Deadline to July 15

ROUND LAKE BEACH, Ill. – With the COVID-19 outbreak negatively impacting families and businesses across the state, state Rep. Sam Yingling, D-Grayslake, is highlighting the decision to push the state tax filing deadline back from April 15 to July 15 as part of an effort to support middle-class families during the pandemic.

Slaughters Cancels March Events Amid COVID-19  Concerns

Slaughters Cancels March Events Amid COVID-19 Concerns

CHICAGO – State Rep. Justin Slaughter, D-Chicago, has cancelled his schedule of events for March, which included seminars on crime prevention and expungement, in an effort comply with the latest recommendations from public health organizations concerning Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Yednock Highlights Senior Shopping Hours

Yednock Highlights Senior Shopping Hours

OTTAWA, Ill. – State Rep. Lance Yednock, D-Ottawa, is highlighting senior shopping hours at local grocery stores across the Illinois Valley which have been established to help protect seniors and other vulnerable residents during the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak.