Rep. Diane Pappas
Full-time legislator; attorney specializing in corporate negotiations and contracts; B.S., Michigan State University; J.D., Yale Law School; former president of the Friends of Itasca Community Library; immigrated to the United States from Poland at the age of 11.
ITASCA, Ill. – State Rep. Diane Pappas, D-Itasca, is promoting new grant opportunities from the Illinois Department of Human Services to assist child care providers as they provide valuable service during a challenging time. “Child care providers fill a vital role in...
Pappas-Backed ‘Seizure Smart School Act’ to Aid Epileptic Students, Increase Student Safety Now in Effect
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Continuing her fight for better healthcare for all Illinois children, state Rep. Diane Pappas, D-Itasca, supported a new law that is now in effect, which requires schools to coordinate with parents of children with epilepsy and their doctors to create a comprehensive plan of action in case of an emergency.
BLOOMINGDALE, Ill. – As part of her efforts to support health care providers, state Rep. Diane Pappas, D-Itasca, is acknowledging the 2020 Nurse Educator Fellow recipients, each of whom receive $10,000 from the Illinois Board of Higher Education and Illinois Nursing Workforce Center Advisory Board in recognition of their excellence of nursing education.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Following an effort by state Rep. Diane Pappas, D-Itasca, to support first responders, a law outlining new protections for police and firefighters who have contracted COVID-19 recently went into effect.
BLOOMINGDALE, Ill. – As the weather gets warmer, state Rep. Diane Pappas, D-Itasca, is encouraging residents to be up-to-date about how to enjoy the summer safely.
To Safeguard Rights of Senior Citizens, Illinois Legislators Express Profound Concern about Consequences of Clare Oaks Bankruptcy
BLOOMINGDALE, Ill. – The bankruptcy filing of Clare Oaks, a leading continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in Bartlett, Ill., has drawn intense interest from state representatives led by Diane Pappas, D-Itasca, whose 45th District encompasses Clare Oaks.
BLOOMINGDALE, Ill. – With the income tax filing deadline approaching, state Rep. Diane Pappas, D-Itasca, is reminding residents to file their state and federal taxes if they have not already done so.
BLOOMINGDALE, Ill. – State Rep. Diane Pappas, D-Itasca, is promoting the expansion of essential services that are now available through the Help Illinois Families initiative to support working families impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak.
BLOOMINGDALE, Ill. – State Rep. Diane Pappas, D-Itasca, is reminding residents to practice safe driving this holiday weekend by not drinking and driving.
BLOOMINGDALE, Ill. – This past session, state Rep. Diane Pappas, D-Itasca, supported a new law to provide additional funding for public health services amid the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak.