Rep. Mary Flowers

Police Reform Bills Spurred By Recent Deaths, Racial UnrestRecent police-caused deaths in Ferguson, Missouri, and New York City and an ongoing concern about racial sensitivity is behind a set of police reform bills sponsored by Illinois Democrats, who say measured steps are needed to address the underlying issues.
State Rep Furious Over 'Hostile Amendments' To Pre-Abortion Ultrasound BillA bill to require abortion doctors in Illinois to offer the mother a view of an ultrasound is under attack, by lawmakers attaching hostile amendments.
State Rep. Pushes For Universal Health CareA state lawmaker is again carrying the flag for universal health care in Illinois.