Rep. Kelly Burke
Attorney; B.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; J.D., John Marshall Law School; Evergreen Park Library Board trustee, 2003-2011 (board president 2005-2011); alumna of the Edgar Fellows Leadership Program (2012); adjunct faculty, Loyola University Law School.
OAK LAWN, Ill. – State Rep. Kelly Burke, D-Evergreen Park, is highlighting the recent change by the Illinois Board of Higher Education (IBHE) in partnership with the Illinois General Assembly to add all the state’s public universities onto the Common App platform.
OAK LAWN, Ill. – State Rep. Kelly Burke, D-Evergreen Park, is applauding the signing of the Reimagining Electric Vehicles in Illinois Act (REV Act) into state law last week, which will provide a needed boost in the electric vehicle industry by creating new incentives for manufacturers to locate in Illinois.
CHICAGO – As a continuation of their ‘Mental Health Monday’ event series, state Rep. Fran Hurley, D-Chicago, and state Rep. Kelly Burke, D-Evergreen Park, recently hosted residents for a tai chi workshop during National Suicide Prevention Month.
OAK LAWN, Ill. – State Rep. Kelly Burke, D-Evergreen Park is reminding constituents that Illinoisans will be required to make an appointment for behind-the-wheel road tests, REAL IDs, standard driver’s licenses and state ID cards at Chicagoland Secretary of State facilities. Vehicle services, such as renewing a license plate sticker or applying for a vehicle title, do not require an appointment.
OAK LAWN, Ill. – State Rep. Kelly Burke, D-Evergreen Park, and the Evergreen Park Recreation Department are inviting area residents to join them for free Yoga in the Park this summer on Monday nights at 7 p.m. in August and Saturday mornings at 9 a.m. in September at 50 Acre Park, located at 91st and California in Evergreen Park.
OAK LAWN, Ill. – State Rep. Kelly Burke, D-Oak Lawn, is urging residents to take part in Community Blood Center’s blood drive at the Oak Lawn – Hometown Middle School on Saturday, June 12 from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The school is located at 5345 W. 99th Street in Oak Lawn.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Kelly Burke, D-Oak Lawn, is pushing to expand workers’ rights by implementing reasonable limitations on employers’ non-compete and non-solicitation agreements.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – After taking the oath of office for the 102nd General Assembly, state Rep. Kelly Burke, D-Oak Lawn, issued the following statement:
Burke Continues Work to Address Economic Uncertainty as Member of Restore Illinois Collaborative Commission
OAK LAWN, Ill. – As Illinois continues to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic amid recently imposed Tier 3 mitigations, state Rep. Kelly Burke, D-Oak Lawn, is continuing to provide guidance to Gov. J.B. Pritzker on safely rebuilding the state’s economy as a member of the Restore Illinois Collaborative Commission.
OAK LAWN, Ill. – As COVID-19 cases surge and local businesses face additional challenges under Tier 3 mitigations, state Rep. Kelly Burke, D-Oak Lawn, is urging business owners to apply for the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity’s (DCEO) Business Interruption Grant (BIG) program.