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Monday, January 17, 2022
Honoring the Enduring Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Friday, January 14, 2022
Local Libraries to Receive Pandemic Recovery Funds

In his role as State Librarian, Secretary of State Jesse White has awarded nearly $6 million to libraries across Illinois that are focused on COVID pandemic recovery. The grants include…


Friday, January 14, 2022
Supreme Court Strikes Down Biden Business Vaccine Mandate

Yesterday the Supreme Court blocked the Biden administration from enforcing its sweeping vaccine-or-test requirements for large private companies. https://www.cnbc.com/2022/01/13/supreme-court-ruling-biden-covid-vaccine-mandates.html


Wednesday, January 12, 2022
Immediate Action Needed on DCFS Failures

It is DCFS’ core responsibility to protect our state’s most vulnerable children. We need immediate answers from the agency director and the Pritzker administration to fix these leadership failures and…


Tuesday, January 11, 2022
Recognize and Help Stop Human Trafficking

Every year, millions of men, women, and children are trafficked worldwide – including right here in the United States. It can happen in any community and victims can be any…


Wednesday, January 5, 2022
Watch the first day of the Legislature’s spring session live

The House is scheduled to convene at noon today for the start of the spring legislative session. Follow along live online at https://ilga.gov/houseaudvid.asp


Tuesday, January 4, 2022
Shorter Legislative Session Getting Underway

On Wednesday, House members begin what Democrats plan to be a shorter-than-usual Spring Legislative Session. Rep. Brady shared what he expects.


Saturday, January 1, 2022
Happy New Year 2022!

Wishing your family health, happiness, and success in 2022!


Thursday, December 30, 2021
New Year, New Laws

When the new year arrives on January 1 it will bring with it nearly 300 new laws in Illinois – everything from addressing confidentiality for victims of human trafficking to lowering fees…


Saturday, December 25, 2021
Wishing you peace and joy this Christmas day