State Rep. Willis to Co-Host Town Hall with Rep. Lilly, Sen. Harmon
NORTHLAKE, Ill. – After an eventful spring legislative session, state Rep. Kathy Willis, D-Northlake, is co-hosting a town hall meeting with state Rep. Camille Lilly, D-Chicago, and state Sen. Don Harmon, D-Oak Park, to help inform residents about the many changes in Springfield impacting the local area and Illinois.
Willis, Lilly Participate in Franklin Park’s Railroad Day Fest
FRANKLIN PARK, Ill. – State Rep. Kathleen Willis, D-Northlake, and state Rep. Camille Lilly, D-Chicago, joined local residents at Franklin Park’s annual Franklin Park Fest for its featured Railroad Day to speak with constituents and answer their questions on issues like the budget, capital projects, the Fair Tax and health care.
Willis to Host Property Tax Appeals Seminar June 20 in Northlake
NORTHLAKE, Ill. – Local residents will be able to attend a free seminar hosted by state Rep. Kathleen Willis, D-Addison, and learn the step-by-step process to appeal their property tax assessments and seek a lower amount owed on their bill.
Willis Celebrates Economic, Cultural Contributions of Museums
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Kathleen Willis, D-Northlake, joined advocates visiting the Capitol last month to promote the vital educational and economic contributions museums make to Illinois and the nation.
Willis Highlights Efforts to Build a Stronger Illinois
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Kathleen Willis, D-Northlake, worked to build a stronger middle class and a stronger, safer Illinois during the spring legislative session, passing reforms to cut taxes on local residents, make billionaires pay their fair share, protect access to health care and keep guns out of the hands of criminals.
Willis Supports Fair Tax Amendment, First Step Toward Relief for Local Taxpayers
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Kathleen Willis, D-Northlake, issued a statement after voting to pass a Fair Tax amendment, the first step toward much-needed tax relief for 99.5 percent of local taxpayers in the 77th District:
Willis Bill to Require Health Plans to Cover Cleft Pallet and Lip Surgeries
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Children who were born with common birth defects like cleft palates and lips will have access to needed treatment under legislation sponsored by state Rep. Kathleen Willis, D-Northlake, requiring big insurance companies to cover the cost of surgeries.
Rep. Willis Introduces Major Gun Reforms in Response to Aurora Shooting
Proposal Backed by Gun Control Advocates and Law Enforcement
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Kathleen Willis, D-Northlake, is pushing new reforms to close loopholes a gunman in Aurora recently exploited to obtain a firearm and kill five people. Willis’ bill gives law enforcement the tools needed to effectively enforce current law and modernizes the application and renewal process for a Firearm Owners Identification (FOID) card.
Willis, Welch Applaud Court Decision to Keep Westlake Open
MELROSE PARK, Ill. – State Rep. Emanuel “Chris” Welch, D-Hillside and state Rep. Kathleen Willis, D-Northlake, are applauding a recent court ruling requiring Westlake Hospital to remain open until the judicial system can fully consider the critical services Westlake provides and review the Health Facilities and Services Review Board’s (HFSRB) recent decision regarding the future of the facility.
Willis First Responder Protection Bills Passes House
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Legislation sponsored by state Rep. Kathleen Willis, D-Northlake, which creates a new felony offense for endangering first responders passed the Illinois House of Representatives with vast bipartisan support.