IMPORTANT UPDATES: Please arrive at the protest by 4:30 PM. The press conference portion of the program will begin promptly at 5.
Public Transit: Rosemont Blue Line CTA Stop (0.5 mile from protest location). SHUTTLE now available. It will leave promptly at 4:40 PM.
Bus from SEIU Healthcare HQ to protest leaves promptly at 3PM: 2229 S. Halsted St., Chicago, IL
NEW parking options
UFCW Benefits Fund office: 9801 W. Higgins Rd, Rosemont, IL (0.7 miles from protest location)
The Ram Restaurant & Brewery: 9520 Higgins Road
Rosemont, IL (kiddy corner to protest location. 0.1 mile)
REMINDER: The protest and press conference will be held on the sidewalk outside Gene & Georgetti Steakhouse (where the Rauner/IL GOP fundraiser is being held) near Higgins Road & River Road, Rosemont, IL.
— Join us for a protest and press conference outside a $10,000 a plate fundraiser attended by Governor Rauner and the Illiniois Republican Members of Congress. Tell Rauner and the GOP Congressmen to do their jobs, save our healthcare.
The protest and press confernece will be held on the sidewalk outside Gene & Georgetti Steakhouse (where the Rauner/IL GOP fundraiser is being held) near Higgins Road & River Road, Rosemont, IL.
While IL surpasses 700 days with no budget and with the healthcare of over a million families in Illinois at risk, Governor Rauner and IL GOP Congressmen will gather for a $10,000 fundraiser in Rosemont dubbed «Cocktails with the Congressmen.»
All Illinois Republican Congressmen recently voted for a bill cuts healthcare for 23 million people while giving huge tax cuts to the rich (including $6.6 million tax break for Rauner).
Gov. Bruce Rauner and Congressmen Roskam, Davis, Shimkus, Bost,, Kinzinger, LaHood, Hultgren are not doing their jobs. They are working against the interests of their constituents.