Buckner Highlights Enrollment Period for Health Care Coverage

CHICAGO – State Rep. Kam Buckner, D-Chicago, is reminding local residents the sign-up period for health care coverage under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is now open in Illinois. “The Affordable Care Act opened the doors for health care coverage to tens of thousands...

Buckner Highlights Free Flu Shots

CHICAGO – State Rep. Kam Buckner, D-Chicago, is highlighting an upcoming opportunity for free flu shots for community members. “The COVID-19 pandemic has taught us all how disruptive respiratory illness and disease can be to our lives when a vaccine doesn’t exist,”...

Buckner Highlights Resources for Domestic Violence Awareness Month

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. “Domestic violence is an urgent issue and any person can face domestic violence, no matter...

Buckner Highlights Utility Assistance Programs

CHICAGO – As economic obstacles still face many families and residents, state Rep. Kam Buckner, D-Chicago, is highlighting utility relief programs made available in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. “Unfortunately, as the pandemic continues to be prevalent in our...

Buckner Draws Attention to Rental Assistance Grants

CHICAGO – With the application period now open, State Rep. Kam Buckner, D-Chicago, is highlighting the Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA) program from the Illinois Housing Development Authority (IHDA). “Thousands of families are at risk of eviction because of economic...