- Published: Tuesday, June 30, 2015 11:36 AM
“Letting thousands of families lose cooling assistance isn’t governing. That’s abandonment.”
- State Senator Mattie Hunter, Majority Caucus Whip.
Over 150 concerned residents packed Antioch Missionary Baptist Church last night to oppose Governor Rauner’s suspension of state contributions to the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program, which helps seniors and low-income families afford heating and cooling.