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Rep. Hirschauer Named to Firearm Safety and Reform Working Group

Rep. Hirschauer Meets with White House Leaders to Discuss Gun Violence Prevention

WEST CHICAGO, Ill. — In the wake of the Fourth of July mass shooting in Highland Park, state Rep. Maura Hirschauer, D-Batavia, and other state lawmakers from Illinois, California, New York and Delaware met with senior White House officials on efforts to prevent gun violence and hold gun manufacturers accountable for their role in the gun violence epidemic.

Vella Invites Residents to Bark in the Park on Saturday, Aug. 6

Vella Invites Residents to Bark in the Park on Saturday, Aug. 6

ROCKFORD, Ill. – State Rep. Dave Vella, D-Rockford, is calling on dog lovers to come out for “Bark in the Park,” a free community gathering of local canine organizations that will include training demonstrations, pet safety tips and dog-related goods from local vendors.

Stava-Murray to Hold Public Shred Drive

Stava-Murray to Hold Public Shred Drive

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. – State Rep. Anne Stava-Murray is announcing that her office will be holding a document shredding event this Saturday, July 23, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at her constituent service office located at 633 Rogers St. in Downers Grove.

Buckner to Hold Back-to-School Event to Provide Free Resources to Local Families

Buckner to Hold Back-to-School Event to Provide Free Resources to Local Families

CHICAGO – The Office of State Representative Kam Buckner, D-Chicago, is partnering with Meridian Health Plan of Illinois, Inc., a leading provider of government-sponsored managed care services in Illinois; Near North Health; and HFC to host a back-to-school event to provide local families with free resources before the school year starts.

Flowers Holding Joint Hearing to Address Reimbursement of Safety Net Hospitals

Flowers Holding Joint Hearing to Address Reimbursement of Safety Net Hospitals

CHICAGO – State Rep. Mary Flowers, D-Chicago, is holding a joint hearing of the Healthcare Availability and Accessibility Committee and the Appropriations-Human Services Committee on July 20 at 10 a.m. on the 6th floor of the Michael A. Bilandic Building at 160 North Lasalle in Chicago. It will be open to the public and accessible to view online at https://ilga.gov/houseaudvid.asp in Virtual Hearing Room 2.

Harper Selected for Henry Toll Fellowship

Harper Selected for Henry Toll Fellowship

CHICAGO – Following her selection by The Council of State Governments (CSG), state Rep. Sonya M. Harper, D-Chicago, is announcing that she is one of 48 state-level officials nationwide who will participate in the 2022 CSG Henry Toll Fellowship in Lexington, Kentucky.

Mason Plans Shred Day Event

Mason Plans Shred Day Event

ZION, Ill. – State Rep. Joyce Mason, D-Gurnee, is announcing a “Shred Day” event to be held Saturday, August 6 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Zion City Hall, 2828 Sheridan Road.