Kelly M. Burke

Kelly M. Burke

246-W Stratton Office Building Springfield, IL, 62706 (217) 782-0515
5144 W. 95th St. Oak Lawn, IL, 60453 (708) 425-0571 (708) 425-0642 FAX
kburke@kellyburkerep36.org

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Top 7 Issues Voting Record

We’ve identified 7 Top Issues that most affect Illinois communities and the state of our political landscape. We’ve documented your legislator’s voting record on key bills:

TOP 7 ISSUES
FOR DEMOCRACY

VOTING
RECORD

Democracy

  • Voted ForSB0250A bill to establish Automatic Voter Registration, which was vetoed by Governor Rauner.

Education

  • Voted AgainstSB0001A bill to enact evidence-based school funding, vetoed by Governor Rauner.
  • Voted ForHJRCA26A bill to amend the Illinois Constitution to increase income taxes by 3% on income over $1,000,000, and use the revenue generated to fund schools.
  • Voted ForHB1774A bill to create an Elected School Board for Chicago.
  • Voted ForHB0213A bill to provide School Choice Scholarships to families sending their children to nonpublic (charter) schools.

Worker's Rights

  • Voted ForSB1720A bill to enforce workers’ rights and wage regulations by prohibiting employers that violate state labor laws from receiving state contracts for five years.
  • Voted ForHB2462A bill to prohibit employers from screening job applicants based on their salary history.

Immigration

  • Voted ForSB0031A bill to prevent Illinois law enforcement from detaining residents on the basis of their immigration status.

Criminal Justice

  • Voted AgainstSB2465 A bill to repeal a law requiring that incarcerated people reimburse the Illinois Department of Corrections for the cost of their prison stay.
  • Voted ForSB1657A bill to require stricter licensing of gun dealers, vetoed by Governor Rauner.
  • Voted ForHB3817 A bill allowing juvenile criminal records to be expunged.

Healthcare

  • Voted ForHB5576A bill expanding state and private insurance coverage for contraceptives.
  • Voted ForHB2771A bill requiring employers to provide a minimum of 5 days' paid sick leave to workers.
  • Voted ForHB0040A bill requiring state health insurance and Medicaid to cover abortions.

Environment

  • Voted ForSB2920 A bill empowering the Illinois Commission on Environmental Justice to review and offer advice on any state implementation of the US EPA’s Clean Power Plan, and increase our state's commitment to clean energy.
  • Voted AgainstSB2814 A bill supporting the development of state energy resources and providing funding for Exelon nuclear plants.
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