Durkin reiterates suggestions for safe reopening of economy

After conversations with the Governor and legislative leaders, Leader Jim Durkin followed up with letter to Governor Pritzker reiterating House Republican suggestions for safely reopening the state’s economy. Among the suggestions:

  • Allow Illinoisans to undergo medical procedures postponed because of COVID-19- 
  • Reopen state parks while maintaining social distancing
  • Permit independent retailers and small businesses to reopen while enforcing safety measures and social distancing protocols

Read the letter in its entirety.