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Making Sausage & Legislation In Illinois
Date: 01/30/2017
Location: The Chicago Bar Association, 321 South Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL 60604
Presented by: Legislative
Experience Level: Basic to Intermediate
MCLE Credit: 2 IL MCLE Credits
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Gain a better understanding of Illinois' legislative process. Our distinguished panel of legislative experts will provide you with an overview of the Springfield scene followed by a panel discussion of Illinois' Legislative process.

Representative, Elgie R. Sims, Jr., Illinois Legislator of the 34th [D] District (Chicago)
Representative Ann Williams, Illinois Legislator of the 11th [D] District (Chicago)
Senator Michael Connelly, Illinois Legislator of the 21st [R] District (Lisle)
Tom Suffredin, CBA Legislative Co-Counsel

Lawrence J. Suffredin, CBA Legislative Counsel; Cook County Board Commissioner-13th District of Cook County

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