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Robyn Gabel’s Election Path and Illinois’ Bright Financial Future
May 15, 2022 @ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Representative Robyn Gabel, Illinois’ 18th District State Representative, will speak on the topic, Robyn Gabel’s Election Path and Illinois’ Bright Financial Future. Rep. Gabel will share her story about how and why she decided to run for the Illinois General Assembly. She will speak to her recent appointment as Assistant Majority Leader. In addition, she will also discuss her role on the budget negotiating team this legislative session, and give an overview of the FY 2023 state budget.
Robyn Gabel is from Evanston and has represented the people of the 18th District in the Illinois House of Representatives since 2010. Her areas of focus have been ensuring the safety of our children, expanding access to social services, championing environmental and clean energy issues including efforts to promote wind, solar and other renewable energy, guaranteeing the rights of women and children, reforming government to be inclusive and effective, providing easily accessible voting rights, advocating for fair wages and reducing and preventing gun violence. Her legislative record has won recognition from the Illinois Environmental Council, March of Dimes, Midwest Asian Health Association, Metropolitan Chicago Breast Cancer Task Force and the Illinois Public Health Association, among others.