Press Releases

May 14, 2021 Press Release
Bicameral bill would train and employ one million Americans of diverse backgrounds at $15/hour minimum, help address nearly $12 billion backlog in National Parks Maintenence
May 14, 2021 Press Release
One in six children in America live below the poverty level; American Rescue Plan will cut child poverty in half and lift 15,300 children from poverty in Illinois's First District
May 13, 2021 Press Release
Targeted relief could benefit more than 700 hospitals serving high-need populations in nearly every state
May 12, 2021 Press Release
Legislation comes after Georgia Tech study finds that automated vehicles may be worse at detecting individuals with darker skin than those with lighter skin
May 4, 2021 Press Release
Full extent of COINTELPRO operation still unknown as files remain hidden; "It is high time the American people know about the odious and inhumane legacy" of COINTELPRO
May 3, 2021 Press Release
General Jones Armory expansion would add 200 parking spaces at Washington Park, bring jobs and increased spending to Chicago's South Side