Black Caucus Health Care Reform Measure Signed into Law, Marking Fourth Pillar of Agenda to Address Systemic Racism

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — The Illinois Legislative Black Caucus (ILBC) is celebrating the signing of the Illinois Health Care and Human Service Reform Act, a historic measure to address the systemic racial inequalities within the state’s health care system, into law by Gov....

Robinson Responds to Pritzker Address

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – In response to Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s budget address, state Rep. Lamont J. Robinson, D-Chicago, issued the following statement: “Today’s address marks the beginning of a new budget process and the opportunity to once again come together to pass a...

Slaughter-Backed Measure Extends All Kids Program to 2024

CHICAGO – To preserve Illinois families’ access to affordable health care for children, state Rep. Justin Slaughter, D-Chicago, recently supported legislation to extend the sunset date of the All Kids program. “We must do all that we can to help hardworking families...