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Monday, April 13, 2020
State Driver’s Licenses, FOID Cards, and More Deadlines Extended Due to COVID-19

The Secretary of State’s office has filed emergency rules extending expiration dates for driver’s licenses, identification (ID) cards, vehicle registrations, and other transactions and document filings for at least 90…


Tuesday, April 7, 2020
Be Aware: Coronavirus Scams

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and Federal Drug Administration have jointly issued warning letters to seven sellers of unapproved and misbranded products, claiming they can treat or prevent the Coronavirus. The…


Thursday, April 2, 2020
Federal CARES Act: What it means for small businesses, the unemployed, and everyone else

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act signed by President Trump on March 27 releases $2 trillion in aid to American families and small and large businesses alike….


Wednesday, April 1, 2020
Rep. Mazzochi Delivers Meals to Hinsdale Hospital

Rep. Mazzochi took the lead in helping deliver meals to local first responders and medical personnel in the 47th district, as a way of showing her support and gratitude to those…


Tuesday, March 31, 2020
COVID19 Childcare Resources

It is imperative that our essential workers have high quality and reliable childcare. They are going to work and risking their health and that of their loved ones to keep…


Friday, March 27, 2020
IDES Implements Schedule, Durkin Requests Help for Agency

The Illinois Department of Employment Security is currently dealing with an overwhelming number of Illinoisans facing unemployment in the midst of the coronavirus. In order to process the extremely high…


Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Resources for Small Business and Those Unemployed

During Illinois’ Shelter-in-Place Executive Order, only essential businesses and operations can remain in operation. For the purposes of the Stay-at-Home Executive Order, Essential Businesses and Operations means Healthcare and Public…


Friday, March 20, 2020
Governor Issues ‘Stay At Home’ Executive Order

You can read the executive order here. “All persons may leave their homes or place of residence only for Essential Activities, Essential Government Functions, or to operate Essential Business and…


Thursday, March 19, 2020
House Republicans Launch COVID-19 Website

In an effort to keep the public informed in the midst of overwhelming information regarding the Coronavirus pandemic that is currently spreading in Illinois, the Illinois House Republican Caucus has…


Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Governor’s Executive Order Closes Restaurants/Bars, State Agencies Reducing Workforce

Click here to read the Governor’s Executive Order FROM THE OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR: As the state continues to take aggressive action to minimize the spread of COVID-19 in our…