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Sen. Hutchinson seeks stories from those impacted by Illinois’ budget crisis

This March 10 letter was sent by Illinois Senator Toi Hutchinson, D-Olympia Fields, who represents Flossmoor in the Illinois Legislature. She is asking residents to share their personal stories of how the Illinois budget impasse has affected them. The H-F Chronicle is sharing her message: For the past two years, Illinois has operated without a completed budget, causing non-profits to shut their doors, college students to lose access to grants and working mothers to go without affordable child care. Our budget impasse has led to massive cuts on the backs of people who . . .

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