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Commentary: Bruce Rauner doesn't care July 18, 2017
Chicago Tribune
When we need real leadership, Bruce Rauner displays callous disregard for people across Illinois, including those in my district. Rauner should leave the job of governing this state to someone else if he's unable to focus on the needs of Illinois' communities.
State Rep. Sam Yingling, D-Grayslake, represents the 62nd District of Illinois.
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http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/opinion/commentary/ct-rauner-flooding-disaster-perspec-20170718-story.html


Buffalo Grove seeking trustee applicants July 13, 2017
Daily Herald
Candidates possessing skills and experience in community affairs, business administration, organizational leadership and/or community development are encouraged to apply. In accordance with state law, candidates must have resided in the village for at least one year prior to appointment.
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http://www.dailyherald.com/news/20170713/buffalo-grove-seeking-trustee-applicants


Yingling guest at next Round Lake Beach fireside chat July 10, 2017
Daily Herald
State Rep. Sam Yingling will join Round Lake Beach Mayor Rich Hill for a "Fireside Chat" from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursday Jul 13, at the Round Lake Beach Cultural and Civic Center, 2007 Civic Center Way in Round Lake Beach.
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http://www.dailyherald.com/news/20170710/yingling-guest-at-next-round-lake-beach-fireside-chat


Schneider says Congress should be focused on Affordable Care Act fixes, not repeal July 7, 2017
The NewsSun
Brad Schneider said he wants to build on the successes of the Affordable Care Act, commonly referred to as Obamacare, instead of scrapping the program and starting from the ground up.
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http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/lake-county-news-sun/news/ct-lns-waukegan-health-care-schneider-st-0708-20170707-story.html


Senator Bush to host annual Round Lake Job Fair on Tuesday, July 11 July 6, 2017
The NewsSun
tate Senator Melinda Bush (D-Grayslake) will be hosting her annual Round Lake Job Fair on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 from 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Magee Middle School, 500 N. Cedar Lake Road, Round Lake.
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http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/lake-county-news-sun/community/chi-ugc-article-senator-bush-to-host-annual-round-lake-job-fa-2017-07-07-story.html


Schneider hosting health care roundtable Friday July 5, 2017
Daily Herald
U.S. Rep. Brad Schneider, a Democrat from Deerfield, will host a community roundtable discussion on health care Friday Jul 7 at Waukegan High School. The event will focus on the efforts underway in Congress to repeal the Affordable Care Act, and what that would mean for Illinois residents.
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http://www.dailyherald.com/news/20170705/schneider-hosting-health-care-roundtable-friday


Protests held along Lake Michigan shoreline to support Great Lakes funding July 3, 2017
The NewsSun
"It's a critical resource for our nation. We have to do everything we can to protect it for future generations," said U.S. Rep. Brad Schneider, D-Deerfield, at the Waukegan lakefront event
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http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/lake-county-news-sun/news/ct-lns-hands-on-deck-st-0704-20170703-story.html


Schneider hosts small business forum Thursday in Waukegan July 3, 2017
Daily Herald
U.S. Rep. Brad Schneider of Deerfield will team with U.S. Rep. Nydia Velazquez of New York to host a forum about small businesses Thursday July 6. The forum, aimed at small business owners or prospective entrepreneurs, will run from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at the College of Lake County's Lakeshore Campus, 33 N. Genesee St., Waukegan. A small business resource fair will follow until 4 p.m. at the same location.
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http://www.dailyherald.com/news/20170703/schneider-hosts-small-business-forum-thursday-in-waukegan


Kander to speak at Democrat event in Deerfield July 2, 2017
Daily Herald
Jason Kander, the former Missouri Secretary of State and onetime Democratic U.S. Senate candidate will be the keynote speaker at a dinner hosted by the Tenth Congressional District Democrats later this month. The event is called the Candidate and Volunteer Appreciation Dinner and it will be held on Wednesday, July 19, at 6 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Deerfield, 1750 Lake-Cook Road, in Deerfield.
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http://www.dailyherald.com/news/20170702/kander-to-speak-at-democrat-event-in-deerfield


Energy options discussed at town hall June 20, 2017
The NewsSun
What the Future Energy Jobs Act could mean for Waukegan was the topic of a town hall hosted by the grassroots group Clean Power Lake County at the North Shore Church of Christ Saturday. The new law, which came into effect June 1, aims to bolster the clean energy economy by creating jobs and providing consumers of all income levels energy sources that don't harm the environment. On Saturday, the meeting was led by state Rep. Rita Mayfield, D-Waukegan, who co-sponsored FEJA, she said, because bringing new jobs to the district to grow the economy is one of her priorities.
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http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/lake-county-news-sun/news/ct-lns-clean-power-lake-county-st-0621-20170620-story.html


Town hall meeting on school funding June 18, 2017
Daily Herald
State Rep. Carol Sente will host a town hall meeting on education funding from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 20, at Ivy Hall Elementary School, 1072 Ivy Hall Lane, Buffalo Grove. She will answer questions and update a new proposal to provide local schools more than $700,000 in additional state funding. Will Davis, chairman of the House Elementary & Secondary Education Appropriations Committee, Brent Clark, executive director of the Illinois Association of School Administrators, and other educational leaders will be on hand. Enter at Door 4. For more information or to reserve a seat, call (847) 478-9909
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http://www.dailyherald.com/news/20170617/town-hall-meeting-on-school-funding


U.S. Rep. Brad Schneider endorses state Sen. Daniel Biss for governor June 14, 2017
Chicago Sun-Times
Democratic Congressman Brad Schneider has endorsed State Sen. Daniel Biss for governor ó marking the first major congressional endorsement in a crowded gubernatorial primary thatís still nine months away.
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http://chicago.suntimes.com/politics/congressman-schneider-endorses-state-sen-daniel-biss-for-governor/


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