Join the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute on Thursday, July 30 at 3:00 p.m. CT for a conversation with Illinois Lieutenant Governor Juliana Stratton and Institute Director John Shaw as they discuss the Pritzker administration’s agenda to confront Illinois’ economic, public health, and social challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. They will also discuss Stratton’s views on the problems and possibilities facing rural Illinois and her special interest in programs to support women and girls.
In 2019, Stratton became Illinois’ Lieutenant Governor. Prior to that, she served in the Illinois House of Representatives from 2017 to 2019. An attorney, Stratton has also served as the director of the Center for Public Safety and Justice at the University of Illinois at Chicago, executive director of the Cook County Justice Advisory Council, and as a deputy hearing commissioner for the City of Chicago Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection.
This program is part of a virtual series of conversations sponsored by the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute with policy experts, political analysts, and government and private sector leaders.
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