Round Lake Area Public Library Citizenship Forum Flyer 04 02 2016 page 002

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Round Lake Area Public Library Citizenship Forum Flyer 04 02 2016 page 001

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Sen. Bush and Rep. Yingling speak with seniorsGRAYSLAKE, Ill. – State Sen. Melinda Bush (D-Grayslake) and state Rep. Sam Yingling (D-Grayslake) recently visited with residents of Library Lane Senior Residence to discuss issues that are important to the aging community and answer their questions about the state’s current budget impasse.

“Our senior community deserves a voice in this budget impasse,” Bush said. “Too often seniors are in danger of being left on the fringes of these conversations, and today they had an opportunity to talk about the challenges they face and the way their lives have been impacted by this crisis. I will carry those concerns to our negotiations in Springfield.”

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I was so happy to help organize a job fair in Round Lake recently. Round Lake continues to see high unemployment. If you're searching for work or know somebody who is, I encourage you to reach out to the Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES). Here are some numbers from our July 21 hiring event at Magee Middle School:

Number of resumes accepted: 241

Number of interviews conducted: 34

Number of Provisional or conditional job offers extended: 27

Number of firm job offers extended: 8

Estimated of hires from this fair within the next year: 99

Do you think an IDES job fair event would help people near you? Contact my office.



Melinda Bush
State Senator, 31st Illinois Senate District

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Springfield Office:
121C Capitol Building
Springfield, IL 62706
Phone: (217) 782-7353

District Office:
10 N. Lake St., Suite 112
Grayslake, IL 60030
Phone: (847) 548-5631