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Edly-Allen Announces Children’s Book Drive

Press release from the Office of State Representative Mary Edly-Allen For immediate release Feb. 4, 2019 LIBERTYVILLE, Ill. – In an effort to help promote a lifetime of reading, state Rep. Mary Edly-Allen, D-Libertyville, is hosting a Children’s Book Drive throughout the months of February and March at her district office. “Studies have shown that […]
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Rep. Edly-Allen Pushes Equal Pay for Equal Work

Press release from the Office of State Representative Mary Edly-Allen For immediate release Jan. 31, 2019 SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – In an effort to end wage discrimination, State Rep. Mary Edly-Allen, D-Libertyville, is sponsoring legislation that prohibits employers from screening applicants based on their salary history. “To this day, women continue to earn nearly 80 cents […]
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Edly-Allen Announces District Office Location; Seeks to Make State Government Accessible and Transparent

From the Office of State Representative Mary Edly-Allen For immediate release Jan. 17, 2019    LIBERTYVILLE, Ill. –State Rep. Mary Edly-Allen, D-Libertyville is encouraging residents to visit and make use of the helpful resources available to them at her new full-time constituent service office. “Our government works best when it is transparent and accessible,” Edly-Allen said. […]
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Alum Mary Edly-Allen Sworn In to Illinois House of Representatives

After a campaign championing education and an election night full of drama, National Louis University alum Mary Edly-Allen ’16 has taken her seat in the Illinois House of Representatives. Edly-Allen, of Libertyville, ran for the House seat from Illinois’ 51st district, which covers portions of Lake County. She earned her Master’s in Curriculum and Instruction […]
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New Illinois Laws in 2019

Guns, hemp, and stalking are among the themes of the more than 250 new Illinois laws signed by Governor Bruce Rauner that took effect on New Year’s Day. We took a look at some of the biggest changes to come out of Springfield in the past year, and how they’ll affect life in the Prairie […]
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