• Government Affairs

    US Chamber of Commerce

    The Lake County Chamber of Commerce is in regular communication with the US Chamber of Commerce so that we steer our legislative agenda and decisions in a direction that best suits the needs of our business members.

    Illinois Chamber of Commerce

    The Illinois Chamber of Commerce provides us access to elected officials at the state and national level. Their goal is to promote a pro-business agenda and defeat anti-business legislation, regulations and rules.

    Resources offered by The Illinois Chamber

    • Electronic Publications – President’s Message, Government Affairs Report and Illinois Business Leader Magazine
    • Answers to important HR, labor law and compliance questions
    • Legislative summary and scorecard after each General Assembly
    • State Chamber Alerts – Urgent policy information you need to know about it

     

  • Lake County Chamber of Commerce

    Government Affairs Committee Goals

    • Provide a voice on impactful legislation to LCCC businesses
    • Be a resource to members on legislative issues
    • Cultivate relationships with State & Local Legislators

    Government Affairs Committee Objectives

    • Identify key legislative issues that affect member businesses on a state and local level
    • Provide members updates and resources on legislative issues that affect their businesses through an effective website, newsletter updates, and legislative update events
    • Advocate on behalf of our members with local and state legislators on key business issues affecting our members
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  • Illinois Senators

    Name Dist Dist. Address State Address Email/Site
    Hon. Melinda Bush – D 31

    10 North Lake Street
    Ste. 112
    Grayslake, IL 60030

    124 Capitol Building
    Springfield, IL 62706

    info@SenatorMelindaBush.com

    http://www.senatormelindabush.com/

    Hon. Terry Link – D 30 100 South Greenleaf St
    Gurnee, IL 60031
    321 Capitol Building
    Springfield, IL 62706

    senator@senatorterrylink.com

    http://www.senatorlink.com/

    Hon. Dan McConchie – R 26 325 N. Rand Road
    Ste. B
    Lake Zurich, IL 60047
    309H Capitol Building
    Springfield, IL 62706

    dan@danmcconchie.com

    http://www.senatormcconchie.com/

    Hon. Julie Morrison – D 29 700 Osterman Ave
    Deerfield, IL 60015
    122 Capitol Building
    Springfield, IL 62706

    ilsenate29@gmail.com

    http://senatorjuliemorrison.com/

    Hon. Craig Wilcox – R 32 5400 W. Elm St
    Ste 103
    McHenry, IL 60050
    105D Capitol Building
    Springfield, IL 62706

    senatorwilcox@gmail.com

    http://www.senatorwilcox.com/

     

    Illinois Representatives

     

    Name Dist Dist. Address State Address Email/Site
    Hon. Daniel Didech – D 59

    Vernon Township Administrative Building
    3050 N. Main Street
    Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

    266-S Stratton Office Building
    Springfield, IL 62706

    Info@repdidech.com

    https://www.repdidech.com/

    Hon. Mary Edly-Allen – D 51

    1585 N. Milwaukee Ave.
    Ste 7
    Libertyville, IL 60048

    235-E Stratton Office Building
    Springfield, IL 62706

    repedlyallen@gmail.com

    https://www.maryforil.com/

    Hon. Joyce Mason – D 61 36100 Brookside Drl
    Ste. LL60
    Gurnee, IL 60031
    247-E Stratton Office Building
    Springfield, IL 62706

    info@repjoycemason.com

    https://www.votejoycemason.com/

    Hon. Rita Mayfield – D 60 120 S Genesee St
    Waukegan, IL 60085
    243-E Stratton Office Building
    Springfield, IL 62706

    60thdistrict@gmail.com

    http://www.ritamayfield60.com/

    Hon. David McSweeney – R 52 105 E Main St
    Cary, IL 60013
    226-N Stratton Office Building
    Springfield, IL 62706

    repdavidmcsweeney@gmail.com

    http://www.davidmcsweeney.com/

    Hon. Bob Morgan – D 58 425 Sheridan Rd
    Highwood, IL 60040
    280-S Stratton Office Building
    Springfield, IL 62706

    info@repbobmorgan.com

    http://www.bobmorganforillinois.com/home-2/

    Hon. Tom Weber – R 64 74 E Grand Ave
    Fox Lake, IL 60020
    232-N Stratton Office Building
    Springfield, IL 62706

    weber@ilhousegop.org

    https://www.weber64.com/

    Hon. Sam Yingling – D 62

    1919 IL Route 83
    Ste 1
    Round Lake Beach, IL 60073

    259-S Stratton Office Building
    Springfield, IL 62706

    repsamyingling@gmail.com

    http://www.repsamyingling.com/

  • Top 5 Issues

    Happening in Illinois affecting Chamber Businesses for tracking and advocacy in 2020

    • Taxes
    • Workers Comp
    • 401k Requirements on Businesses
    • Healthcare/Insurance Requirements on Businesses
    • Immigration