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Ortiz Fights for Essential Services, Relief from Effects of COVID-19

Ortiz Fights for Essential Services, Relief from Effects of COVID-19

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...

Reitz Highlights Reopening of State Parks

Reitz Highlights Reopening of State Parks

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.

Stuart Highlights New ‘Get Hired’ Portal for Job Seekers

Stuart Highlights New ‘Get Hired’ Portal for Job Seekers

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.

Rep. Delia C. Ramirez Secures Relief for Renters and Homeowners Impacted by COVID-19

Rep. Delia C. Ramirez Secures Relief for Renters and Homeowners Impacted by COVID-19

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.