Lt. Governor Forming Working Group on Concealed Carry
Illinois lawmakers tend to split along geographic rather than party lines on gun issues, with Democrats from outside Chicago aligning with Republicans. Simon says as a Democrat from downstate Carbondale she hopes to help lawmakers find common ground. She says the group will hear from people with many perspectives on gun issues and discuss other firearms legislation.
See other LocalNews news:KC Hears Update On Geospatial Technology Program
Governor Signs Legislation to Curb Gun Violence
Three Affiliated Tribes Issues Support for Pipeline Protest
Lawyer Tells Court Blagojevich to Appeal Prison Sentence
Centralia City Council Asked About Minority Hiring