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Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Illinois State Senator Scott Bennett (D-52nd)

Recent News About Illinois State Senator Scott Bennett (D-52nd) View More

  • Bennett presses governor to support college funding bill

    State Senator Scott Bennett (D-52) is calling on Governor Rauner to support a bill advanced the Senate that would help colleges weather the ongoing budget battle and provide support to students. Without a finalized budget, the state is unable to continue providing MAP funds to its public colleges and universities.

  • Danville family advocacy center hosts diaper drive

    For most of November, state Sen. Scott Bennett (D-Champaign), Danville Township Supervisor Mike West and the New Directions Family Advocacy Center have been teaming up to sponsor a diaper drive to raise inventory for the Vermilion County Family Advocacy Center Diaper Bank.

  • Workshop to help residents reduce utility bills

    State Sen. Scott Bennett (D-Champaign) is working with experts from the Citizens Utility Board to create a free clinic where local consumers can receive help to reduce their gas, electric and landline telephone costs.