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#BBFPodcast – A Conversation With Representative Yolonda Morris

⁠Illinois State Representative Yolonda Morris (D) 9th District

 

(Left to Right) Host Melney, Jocelyn and Janiya of the True Topics Podcast at BBF speaking with Illinois State Rep. Yolanda Morris

On Wednesday, during our True Star Podcast after school program at BBF, Illinois State Representative Yolanda Morris surprised our teens with a visit. During her stop, she allowed the teens to ask her questions about her role as a representative of the 9th district and ways teens can get involved in helping to better their community.

Rep. Morris is a Certified Nurse who recently became the 9th District State Representative in September of 2023. She says her mission while in office is to build a stronger North Lawndale.

“Building stronger and more united communities is not a task for one, but a collective effort. Together, we are unstoppable!” she says.

Listen to the full podcast here:

True Star @ BBF with President Pamela Blackman and Illinois State Representative Yolanda Morris

Morris’s Committee assignments Include: Appropriations-Public Safety; Health Care Availability & Access; Housing; Human Services; Mental Health & Addiction; Public Health

If you live in the 9th district and have concerns, contact Rep. Morris here:

Springfield Office:
288-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-8116
District Office:
4325-27 W. Roosevelt Rd
(773) 565-4005
Email: 9thDistrictInfo@gmail.com

Written by TrueStar Staff

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