$3.5 million coming to hotels, restaurants on North Side, thanks to Feigenholtz

CHICAGO – To reinvigorate Illinois’ tourism and travel industries and help small businesses continue to recover from the economic hardship of the pandemic, State Senator Sara Feigenholtz applauded news that 54 local businesses are set to receive over $3.5 million in the latest round of Back to Business grants. “The tourism and hospitality industry is one of the biggest sectors in our state. Hotels

Feigenholtz measure creating new license plate camera privacy protections signed into law

SPRINGFIELD – People seeking reproductive and gender-affirming health care in Illinois can now count on additional privacy protections, thanks to legislation spearheaded by State Senator Sara Feigenholtz that was signed by Governor JB Pritzker on Friday. “In Illinois, we will not let this technology be abused and weaponized as a tool to hunt people down based on a lawful decision that took place during

Comprehensive plan to improve services for children with behavioral and mental health needs signed into law, thanks to Feigenholtz

SPRINGFIELD – To set forth concrete guidelines, supports and collaborations that will transform the way Illinois delivers high quality behavioral and mental health care to children and youth, State Senator Sara Feigenholtz championed the Interagency Children’s Behavioral Health Services Act, which was signed into law Friday. “Families of children with behavioral health challenges seeking help have faced barriers for far too long,” said Feigenholtz