Sen. Duckworth in Joliet, meets with labor

U.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-IL, was in Joliet on Friday encouraging union members to get out the vote and boosting the cause for union labor.Duckw...

October 30, 2022
4:12 AM

U.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-IL, was in Joliet on Friday encouraging union members to get out the vote and boosting the cause for union labor.Duckworth and U.S. Rep. Lauren Underwood, D-Naperville, joined union representatives to talk about the impact of the federal infrastructure bill and other legislation on jobs and union labor.The partisan discussion at the Teamsters Local 179 union hall was aimed at the Nov. 8 election.Duckworth faces Republican Kathy Salvi, an attorney from Mundelein, in the election.

Bob Okon