Willis Passes Controls on Health Insurance Rates, Protections for People with Preexisting Conditions
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – As Washington politicians push for reckless changes to a federal law which would strip insurance from people with preexisting conditions and increase premiums, state Rep. Kathleen Willis, D-Addison, is fighting to stop massive insurance companies from gouging middle-class families and ensure no one can be denied care because of their medical history.
Willis Passes Legislation out of House to Protect First Responders
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Firefighters and emergency medical service personnel face dangerous situations every day in their line of duty, but legislation passed out of the House last week by state Rep. Kathleen Willis, D-Addison, would encourage property owners to ensure their buildings are safe for first responders in case of an emergency.
Willis Hosting Senior Town Hall Meeting at Westlake Hospital
MELROS PARK, Ill. – State Rep. Kathleen Willis, D-Addison, will be hosting a town hall meeting this week at Westlake Hospital to talk about changes in Springfield that can affect senior adults in Illinois.
Willis to Host Community Resource Fair in Addison
ADDISON, Ill. – Families are gearing up to attend the annual community resource fair, hosted by state Rep. Kathleen Willis, D-Addison, in the gymnasium at Lake Park School, located at 330 Lake Park Drive in Addison on Saturday, April 22 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Willis Receives Legislator of the Year Award from Illinois EMS Alliance
In recognition of her efforts to make the jobs of first responders safer and more effective, state Rep. Kathleen Willis, D-Addison, received the Legislator of the Year Award from the Illinois EMS Alliance last week
Willis Backs Bill to Protect Nurses from Governor’s Layoffs
State Rep. Kathleen Willis, helped to pass legislation this week that would protect Illinois nurses from planned layoffs by Governor Bruce Rauner.
Rep. Willis testifies against Nurses layoffs.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – As Governor Rauner moves to cut jobs by privatizing prison healthcare services, local legislators state Rep. Deb Conroy, D-Villa Park, and state Rep. Kathleen Willis, D-Addison, are condemning the looming layoff of over one hundred nurses across the state.
Willis Supporting Legislation to Provide More Funding for Local Government
NORTHLAKE, Ill. – In an effort to bring more resources for local government services, state Rep. Kathleen Willis, D-Addison, is backing legislation that would increase the local government share of the state income tax.
Willis Backing Bill to Increase Earned Income Tax Credit for Working Families in Illinois
State Rep. Kathleen Willis, D-Addison, is backing legislation that would provide greater tax relief to local families by increasing the earned income tax credit in Illinois by 2% every year until the year 2021.