Rep. Lisa Hernandez
Full-time state legislator; former Senior Policy Advisor to Lt. Governor Patrick Quinn; administrator in Cicero public schools for 17 years; community volunteer and current member of Children’s Center of Cicero and Berwyn, Cicero Youth Services, and Pilsen-Little Village Mental Health Agency; Labor Council for Latin American Development member; former UFCW member; AA in Liberal Arts, Morton College (2001), coursework in public administration, Governors State University; married (Charlie) and mother of two daughters and one son
Hernandez Passes Bipartisan Measure to Ensure the Counting of Undocumented Individuals in 2020 Census
CICERO, Ill – Illinois is one step closer to being completely counted in the recent 2020 Census after state Rep. Elizabeth “Lisa” Hernandez, D-Cicero, passed legislation that will include all members of a community in the 2020 census data, regardless of their documentation status.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – House Redistricting Committee Chair Lisa Hernandez, D-Cicero, is encouraging members of the public and advocates to participate in the process of creating new districts by sharing testimony at the committee’s upcoming regional hearings beginning this week.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Lisa Hernandez, D-Cicero, issued the following statement after Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s budget address on Wednesday:
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Speaker Emanuel “Chris” Welch announced the members of his House Democratic leadership team Thursday, including state Reps. Jehan Gordon-Booth, Robyn Gabel, Jaime M. Andrade, Jr., and Jay Hoffman.
CICERO, Ill. – As a final push for all community members to get counted, state Rep. Lisa Hernandez, D-Cicero, is hosting a grand finale to the census from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 28 at Cicero Community Park. The event will feature a prayer of healing, food, and much more.
CICERO, Ill. – As the Census draws to a close, state Rep. Lisa Hernández, D-Cicero, will host weekly Cafecito gatherings in front of her office to inform and encourage residents of her district to participate in the nationwide count.
Hernández Presenta un Sitio de Prueba de Coronavirus Móvil gratis, una Entrega de Alimentos y un Evento del Censo en la Escuela Secundaria Unity Jr.
CICERO, Ill. – Mientras la pandemia de COVID-19 continúa, la representante estatal Lisa Hernández, D-Cicero, está destacando la apertura de un sitio móvil de pruebas de COVID-19 en Cícero junto con una entrega de alimentos presentada por el Gran Depósito de Alimentos de Chicago. La asistencia para completar el cuestionario del censo también se proporcionará.
Hernandez Highlights Free COVID-19 Mobile Testing Site/Sponsored Food Drive/Census Event at Unity Junior High School
CICERO, Ill. – As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, state Rep. Lisa Hernandez, D-Cicero, is highlighting the opening of a mobile COVID-19 testing site in Cicero along with a food drive presented by the Greater Chicago Food Depository. Assistance with completing the census questionnaire will also be provided via drive-in.
CHICAGO – The Illinois Legislative Latino Caucus released the following statement in response to the killing of George Floyd by Minneapolis police:
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.