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May 28, 2018

Memorial Day

Happy Memorial Day. Frankly, it’s an interesting turn of phrase. Memorial Day commemorates those who have died in service of our country. It is sometimes confused or conflated with Veterans’ Day, which is the 11th of November when we remember all those who have served in the US armed forces. I have veterans in my family, and they deserve our …

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May 28, 2018

How I Will Honor our Nation’s Hero’s Today.

  I am  saddened that the Senate passed a bill that would open the door to privatization of the country’s largest health care system.  My family is full of brave veterans.  My father, sister, brother and daughter have all served in times of war and peace. I know the work of the VA first hand, not only as a family …

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May 6, 2018

Begging at Beggar’s?

Is it really a good idea to host a fundraiser at a place named Beggar’s? Just kidding. Of course it’s a good idea; they’ve got good pizza (among other edible options), and we’re sure to have a great time as I kick off my campaign for re-election to serve as the 4th District’s representative on the Will County Board, a …

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