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Rep. Kelly asks Rauner for answers on health care law’s impact on Illinois

Rep. Robin Kelly, D-Ill., along with U.S. Senators Richard Durbin and Tammy Duckworth and the Democratic members of the Illinois Congressional delegation, have renewed their request for Gov. Bruce Rauner to explain how the Congressional Republicans’ plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act  (ACA) will affect Illinois families, schools and students, health care providers and the state’s economy.   Kelly, who represents Homewood and Flossmoor in Congress, said the members expressed concern that the Republican health care repeal bill — which passed the House without any hearings or analysis from the Congressional Budget Office . . .

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Fall events

Saturday, Sept. 24

  • Homewood Fall Fest and Chili Cook-off, noon to 9 p.m. Chili tasting is open to the public for a donation from 3 to 5 p.m. Three live music performances, plus horse-drawn wagon rides, a pumpkin patch, crafts and other activities.

Saturday, Oct. 15

  • Dia de los Muertos in downtown Homewood. Details to follow.

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