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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Aaron Ortiz, D-Chicago, issued the following statement at the conclusion of this spring’s special session: “The men and women who dedicate their lives to protecting our families and those that have kept our communities running are the...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Upon adjournment of this special legislative session, state Rep. Lindsey LaPointe, D-Chicago, issued the following statement:
SPRINGIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Thaddeus Jones, D-Calumet City, released this statement following the adjournment of the special legislative session in which he worked to provide relief for his community from the COVID-19 pandemic:
RED BUD, Ill. – To encourage Southern Illinoisans to take advantage of safe outdoor recreation during the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, state Rep. Nathan Reitz, D-Steeleville, is highlighting the governor’s decision to reopen all state parks at the end of the month.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – At the conclusion of the legislative session in Springfield, state Rep. Kelly Burke, D-Oak Lawn, issued the following statement:
CICERO, Ill. – State Rep. Elizabeth “Lisa” Hernandez, D-Cicero, is highlighting the start of free COVID-19 testing at Access Hawthorne Family Health Center, located at 3040 S. Cicero Ave., scheduled to begin at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, May 27.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Marty Moylan, D-Des Plaines, issued the following statement Saturday at the conclusion of legislative session:
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Diane Pappas, D-Itasca, released the following statement upon the adjournment of the Illinois General Assembly session:
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Curtis J. Tarver II, D-Chicago, released the following statement after the adjournment of the Illinois General Assembly’s special session:
ROUND LAKE BEACH, Ill. – State Rep. Sam Yingling, D-Grayslake, is encouraging students to get involved with the Illinois State Board of Education’s (ISBE) Student Advisory Board as the state continues to address the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.
GURNEE, Ill. – State Rep. Joyce Mason, D-Gurnee, is applauding Gov. Pritzker’s decision to allow on-site dining to resume at outside seating areas at restaurants and bars during Phase 3 of his Restore Illinois plan. Mason is asking residents to consider making safe visits to eat at local establishments once the modified order is in effect.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – As the Illinois legislature’s session concluded, state Rep. Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz, D-Glenview, supported a responsible budget that protects essential services and provides resources for communities weathering the COVID-19 pandemic.
COLLINSVILLE, Ill. – With Illinois facing record unemployment as a result of COVID-19, state Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, is highlighting a new state resource designed to connect workers with available job and career training opportunities.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Eva-Dina Delgado, D-Chicago, released the statement below following the adjournment of the Illinois General Assembly’s special session:
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Delia C. Ramirez, D-Chicago, released the following statement at the adjournment of a special legislative session in which she worked to provide necessary resources for those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic:
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. John D’Amico, D-Chicago, released the following statement upon adjournment of the legislative session:
SPRINGFIELD – State Rep. Delia C. Ramirez, D-Chicago, is proud to announce the creation of a fund to provide emergency rental and mortgage assistance grants to tenants and homeowners impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The General Assembly appropriated $396 million for this fund during the emergency legislative session. The funding will primarily be used to provide assistance to tenants unable to cover their rent or homeowners unable to make mortgage payments.
RED BUD, Ill. – State Rep. Nathan Reitz, D-Steeleville, released this statement following the end of the special session of the Illinois State Legislature: