Mental Health Screenings Pitched For School Entry Exams; Fair Tax Voting Started

Thursday, May 5, 2016 || By Michael Romain  A bill sponsored by state Sen. Kimberly Lightford (D-4th), whose district includes Maywood and other western suburbs, would require students to receive more than vaccines and dental exams before entering school each year. The proposal, SB 565, would require students to also undergo social and emotional screenings as part of school entry exams. The bill, which passed … Continue reading Mental Health Screenings Pitched For School Entry Exams; Fair Tax Voting Started

Press Release: Senator Don Harmon On The Fair Tax

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 29, 2014 CONTACT: Ian Watts (217) 782-0571 || iwatts@senatedem.ilga.gov State Senator Don Harmon on the Fair Tax SPRINGFIELD – State Senator Don Harmon (D-Oak Park) issued the following statement on the Fair Tax amendment: “The Fair Tax has gained significant momentum in the last year, and I’m committed to continuing to work to get this passed in the fall veto session later … Continue reading Press Release: Senator Don Harmon On The Fair Tax