is Enough


With only hours left in the 2018 regular legislative session, Illinois legislators passed a balanced budget to the Governor for the first time in years. AARP Illinois issued the following statement today applauding the Illinois General Assembly fo...

  • 03.01.2018
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Comprehensive budget solution needed for childcare funding

The delay and lack of a budget has affected the childcare industry tremendously. Childcare funding has been adversely affected, resulting in closures of numerous providers. The Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP) was decimated as a result of the ...

  • 03.01.2018
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Grow Your Own program suffers due to lack of appropriation

Grow Your Own (GYO) Teachers is an organization created by the Illinois General Assembly to address the lack of minority teachers in Illinois. GYO is funded through appropriations in the Illinois Board of Higher Education. Once a participant co...

  • 01.22.2018
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2018 Is a Critical Year for Illinoisans

As we all know, 2018 is a critical year for Illinoisans and all Americans. A lot is at stake in this year’s elections and we want to make sure Illinoisans, and especially those ages 50 and older, have essential information at their disposal in ord...

  • 01.17.2018
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Enough is Enough! 2018 is the Right Time to Fix Illinois’ Fiscal Crisis

“The time is always right to do what is right.” – Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. King delivered this logical, astute statement on October 22, 1964 within his speech on “The Future of Integration” at Oberlin College.  As we take time this J...

  • 09.13.2017
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Join the conversation about Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment

Join us for two live webcasts and get answers to your questions. Do you have questions about the Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment? Get your answers live! Whether you’re enrolling for the first time or re-enrolling, the two-part Q&...

  • 09.13.2017
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Discover the technologies that connect your life

Technology can help you connect with friends and family, drive more safely, control home automation, search for jobs, care for loved ones, learn new skills, and more. But there’s so much new “tech” that it can be hard to keep track of it and how i...