SPRINGFIELD – To guarantee emergency workers — including firefighters, police officers and probation officers — have quality health insurance in the event they are injured on the job, State Senator
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SPRINGFIELD – To protect against gender-related violence in the workplace, State Senator Karina Villa passed a bill from the Senate to clarify areas of the Gender Violence Act in regards
WEST CHICAGO – To help community members keep their health insurance, determine their eligibility and update their Medicaid information, State Senator Karina Villa is hosting a Medicaid Redetermination Assistance event.
SPRINGFIELD – To address the shortage of nurses in health care facilities across Illinois, State Senator Karina Villa passed a bill from the Senate on Thursday. “Nursing is a difficult
SPRINGFIELD – Following findings of testing bias in social worker licensure exams, State Senator Karina Villa moved a bill out of the Senate Licensed Activities Committee on Wednesday to provide
SPRINGFIELD – To equip music venues with overdose-reversing medications and increase patron safety at concert venues, State Senator Karina Villa advanced a bill from the Senate on Friday. “Going to
SPRINGFIELD – To increase donation opportunities to the Illinois Dream Fund, which provides scholarships to eligible college students, State Senator Karina Villa advanced a measure from the Senate on Thursday.
WEST CHICAGO – To help low-income homeowners with needed repairs, State Senator Karina Villa was pleased to see the Home Repair and Accessibility Program will provide $600,000 to The Neighbor
SPRINGFIELD – To bring awareness to those who have lost a limb or have limb differences, State Senator Karina Villa passed a resolution declaring April 2023 as Limb Loss and
WEST CHICAGO – An estimated 780 teachers in 219 school districts across the state of Illinois will be supported by the Elevating Educators: Bilingual Education Grants, shared State Senator Karina