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Illinois General Assembly Reconvenes
I cannot overstate how critical it is that we pass a full and balanced budget before the end of the fiscal year, June 30th.

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My Remarks from HB40 Floor Debate
Read below for the remarks I made on the floor yesterday in support of HB40.

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STATEMENT ON PRESIDENT TRUMPíS EXECUTIVE ORDER TO DECIMATE THE CLEAN POWER PLAN
Read my recent statement on Trump's decimation of the Clean Power Plan

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Statement on Governor's Budget Address
Read my statement on the address this week

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Syrian Refugee Crisis Forum
The first in our 2017 Advocacy and Engagement Series

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New Legislative Session Update
An update on the current budget situation, our upcoming events, and new staff

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Recording of Civil Liberties Forum
Click here to watch our panel discussion: Where Do We Go From Here? The Trump Presidency and Our Civil Liberties

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Major Clean Energy Legislation Signed Into Law
Illinois has passed comprehensive clean energy legislation. Read more about my take on the bill, and why I voted in favor.

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The Trump Presidency and Our Civil Liberties
Where do we go from here? A discussion with advocacy groups

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The election is over... what now?
The Trump Presidency and Our Civil Liberties

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November Newsletter
Update on fall veto session, public safety, and events around the community.

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Small Business Survey
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Supporting TIF Surplus Funds to Chicago Public Schools
My colleagues and I are urging the city to shift surplus TIF funds to CPS in this fiscal crisis

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Fall Newsletter
Read more about recent legislation that has been passed, how I'm fighting gun violence in Chicago, and upcoming community events.

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General Assembly Passes Stopgap Budget
My statement on the stopgap budget that was passed today to provide funding for CPS, higher education, human services, and more.

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Summer Legislative Update
Join me on Monday June 27th for a legislative update.

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Victory for Women's Reproductive Rights!
Today the Supreme Court struck down a Texas law to restrict access to abortion. In Illinois, I continue to fight for a woman\'s right to choose and to have access to reproductive healthcare.

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Statement on CPS and State Budget Vote
Why I voted in support of more funding for CPS

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An Update on CPS Fiscal Crisis
Read more about current proposals, my discussions with legislative leaders, and working with CPS to solve this crisis.

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Watch the Virtual Town Hall
Our first virtual town hall was a success! Watch here to receive an update on the state budget, CPS issues, and more.

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Legislative Update
Update on the current state budget impasse as well as CPS funding crisis.

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Sign On to Push for CPS Solution Now!
Add your name to call on decision-makers to collaborate and find a solution to avert further budget cuts.

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End of the Year Newsletter!
An update on the state budget, CPS, and a look at our favorite moments from 2015.

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Sign-on Letter for Action on CPS Budget Crisis
Please consider reading and adding your name to this letter urging decision makers to collaborate and find a solution.

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An Introduction to CPS Funding
Brief introduction on the current CPS funding crisis, as well as a powerpoint and factsheet available for download.

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CPS Funding Discussion: Join Me to Find Solutions
With my Neighborhood School Advocacy Council, I will be hosting an open discussion on Thursday December 3rd. All are welcome.

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I Stand With Planned Parenthood
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Elected School Board Forum
Please join me for an open dialogue on an Elected School Board for Chicago Public Schools

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October Newsletter 2015
Read inside for an update on the budget, CPS funding issues, and happenings in the community!

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Letter to CPS on Special Education Cuts
I sent the following letter today to CEO Forrest Claypool regarding recent cuts to special education.

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