Welch Urges Residents to Follow Extended Stay At Home Order

HILLSIDE, Ill. – In an effort to save lives and continue to flatten the curve, state Rep. Emanuel “Chris” Welch, D-Hillside, is updating residents and encouraging them to adhere to the stay at home order that was recently extended by Gov. J.B. Pritzker to slow the...

Welch Calls on Governor Pritzker to Reopen Westlake Hospital

WESTCHESTER, Ill. – To help provide additional medical services during the spread of COVID-19, State Rep. Emanuel “Chris” Welch, D-Hillside, is calling on Gov. Pritzker to reopen Westlake Hospital in Melrose Park. “What we have learned about the COVID-19 pandemic is...

Welch Statement on Governor Pritzker’s Budget Address

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Emanuel “Chris” Welch, D-Hillside, issued the following statement after Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s Budget address: “To continue to move Illinois forward we need to build on the progress that we made with last year’s budget. “I am committed to...