School Notes: Yingling visits Grayslake Central High School May 08, 2015
The NewsSun
Grayslake Central High School's Jacob Kamen invited state Rep. Sam Yingling, (D-Grayslake), to attend his group's classroom presentation on the state legislature. After the presentation, recently, Yingling talked about the day in the life as a representative and answered the students' questions.
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Sente talks about legislative issues with Mundelein High School students May 04, 2015
Daily Herald
The pros and cons of mandatory voting and its implications in a free society was one of the topics State Rep. Carol Sente discussed with Mundelein High School students during an appearance Monday.
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Sente Helping Connect Residents with Unclaimed Property April 30, 2015
Pioneer Press
In an effort to reunite constituents with their lost or unclaimed property, State Rep. Carol Sente, D-Vernon Hills, is holding an I-Cash Workshop with the Office of the Illinois State Treasurer on Monday, May 11 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Aspen Drive Library, located at 701 Aspen Drive in Vernon Hills.
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Lake County senators push bill to collect nuclear impact fees April 27, 2015
The NewsSun
The bill's sponsor in the Senate, Democrat Melinda Bush of Grayslake, estimated that if the measure becomes reality, it could deliver $4 million to $5 million for Zion annually or roughly a quarter of what the plant delivered in property taxes toward the end of its useful life.
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Yingling passes bill to curb college sexual assaults April 23, 2015
Pioneer Press
Illinois State Rep. Sam Yingling (D-Grayslake) passed a measure April 22 to expand the rights of victims of sexual assaults on college campuses.
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Sente and Local Students Work to Address Rising Tuition Costs April 22, 2015
Pioneer Press
Higher education costs would be less burdensome under legislation proposed by state Rep. Carol Sente, D-Vernon Hills, to expand Advanced Placement (AP) exam credit for Illinois students.
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Senator Bush, local leaders push for nuclear waste fees April 14, 2015
Lakeland Newspapers
"Cities should have the power to collect an impact fee if a company stores their nuclear waste in their community," Melinda Bush said.
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Sente to Help Job Seekers Gain Competitive Edge; Announces Job Boot Camp April 09, 2015
Pioneer Press
State Representative Carol Sente, D-Vernon Hills, is teaming up with the Job Center of Lake County and Park City to help residents document their skills and market themselves through a Job Boot Camp event on Monday, April 27 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Park City Village Hall, located at 3355 Belvidere Rd. in Park City.
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