Rep. Suzanne Ness
Small business owner; founded non-profit organization to help local teens develop leadership skills; B.S. in Communications from Arizona State University; M.A. from University of Phoenix; former employee of Maricopa County, Ariz.; former member, McHenry County Board and Northern Kane County Board; grew up in Marengo and resides in Crystal Lake; married, with three adult children and a granddaughter.
CARPENTERSVILLE, Ill. – To help ensure that all eligible voters can make their voices heard, state Rep. Suzanne Ness, D-Crystal Lake, recently supported a measure to expand some COVID-era voting options that will now be permanent for all future elections under Illinois law.
CARPENTERSVILLE, Ill. – To help students access financial scholarships, state Rep. Suzanne Ness, D-Crystal Lake, is urging local women to apply for the Conference of Women Legislators (COWL) scholarship, which provides up to $2,500 in funding to help women over 25 who are going back to college.
CARPENTERSVILLE, Ill. – State Rep. Suzanne Ness, D-Crystal Lake, is working to make local voices heard in Illinois’ redistricting process by bringing a public hearing of the House Redistricting Committee to McHenry County on Friday, April 9 at 10 a.m. The hearing will be held virtually.
CARPENTERSVILLE, Ill. – State Rep. Suzanne Ness, D-Crystal Lake, recently supported legislation that would create a prescription drug repository program, allowing for unused, unopened prescription drugs to be donated and distributed to patients.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – To cut down on wasteful spending, state Rep. Suzanne Ness, D-Crystal Lake, is rejecting a taxpayer-funded pension and is sponsoring legislation to reign in perks for politicians.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – To increase access to affordable higher education, state Rep. Suzanne Ness, D-Crystal Lake, is sponsoring legislation to expand eligibility for the Monetary Award Program (MAP) to students enrolled in certificate programs at public community colleges.
Ness Introduces Legislation to Lower Out-of-Pocket Cost of Insulin, Aims to Create Affordable Prescription Drug Prices for All
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – To increase access to affordable and accessible healthcare for middle-class families, state Rep. Suzanne Ness, D-Crystal Lake, introduced legislation that caps insulin prices that are covered by insurance at $30.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – To honor local seniors, state Rep. Suzanne Ness, D-Crystal Lake, is calling on residents to nominate their family members, neighbors, or friends for consideration for the 2021 Senior Illinoisan Hall of Fame Award hosted by the Department of Aging.
Ness Prioritizes Fiscal Responsibility, Job Creation and Social Services Through Committee Assignments
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Following the Illinois House of Representatives announcement of committee assignments for the 102nd General Assembly, state Rep. Suzanne Ness, D-Crystal Lake, is underscoring her commitment to build a stronger Illinois through fiscal responsibility, creation of new jobs and properly funding social services.
CARPENTERSVILLE, Ill. – As National Consumer Protection Week begins, state Rep. Suzanne Ness, D-Crystal Lake, is alerting residents to vaccine scams and other COVID-19 related fraud.