Residents of the 8th congressional district are terrified that their
Social Security and Medicare benefits are going to be cut, U.S. Rep.
Tammy Duckworth (D, IL-8) said after an hourlong meet and greet with
constituents in Elgin this weekend.
“They’re barely making ends
meet,” Duckworth told Progress Illinois at her third Congress at Your
Corner event, held at the Gail Borden Library. “Whatever we do to
balance our nation’s budget, it cannot be on the backs of these people.” Read more »