6 Places I Visited Last Week

Senator Mark Kirk
2014-08-25 06:30:13
Mark Kirk U.S. Senator for Illinois 6 PLACES I VISITED THIS WEEK CLICK HERE FOR MORE [link 1] Dear Friend, Did you know? You can *follow along during my August trip across our state* using this interactive map on my website [link 2] or on Facebook [link 3], Twitter [link 4], Instagram [link 5] and Tumblr [link 6] with #AugustofAction [link 7]: [image = kirk.senate.gov/images/blog/august2014/mapteaser3.png] [link 8] *Here are 6 places I visited this week:* � 1 [link 9] SUPPORTING ILLINOIS BUSINESSES [link 10] I joined Export-Import Bank Chair Hochberg and Illinois businesses to discuss how Ex-Im supports 244 small businesses in Illinois. � 2 [link 11] HELPING SMALL BUSINESSES [link 12] At Northern Illinois University I learned how the Export-Import Bank helps Illinois businesses like BLS Enterprises in Bensenville boost sales. � 3 [link 13] VISITING UTC AEROSPACE SYSTEMS [link 14] The aerospace industry is key to growing the economy and creating jobs in Rockford. Ex-Im helps businesses like UTC Aerospace Systems grow. � 4 [link 15] TOURING COOK COUNTY JAIL [link 16] I met with jailed gang members to hear their solutions for keeping kids off streets. They told me about how they joined gangs and that job training & after school programs can slow gang recruitment. � 5 [link 17] COMBATING CYBERBULLYING [link 18] In Libertyville, I was joined by James "Big Cat" Williams, former Bears lineman, to work on a special project to combat cyberbullying. Stay tuned! � 6 [link 19] GROUNDBREAKING AT LAKE FOREST HOSPITAL [link 20] The new wing of Lake Forest Hospital will have a tele stroke network set up with Northwestern Memorial to speed up patient care and treatment during a stroke. August isn't over yet! In the coming days I'll be traveling back to Southern Illinois to continue conversations about how I can fight for you in Washington. To learn more about my work on your behalf and my #AugustofAction [link 21], please visit my website [link 22]. For real-time updates, please join me on social media: [image = kirk.senate.gov/images/newsletter/facebook.gif] [link 23]� [image = kirk.senate.gov/images/newsletter/twitter.gif] [link 24]� [image = kirk.senate.gov/images/newsletter/instagram.gif] [link 25]� [image = kirk.senate.gov/images/newsletter/youtube.gif] [link 26]� [image = kirk.senate.gov/images/newsletter/tumblr.png] [link 27] It is an honor to represent you in the Senate. Very Truly Yours, [image = kirk.enews.senate.gov/images/kirksigNoBg.png] Mark Kirk United States Senator P.S. I hope you'll take a moment to share my #AugustofAction [link 28] with a friend. Click here [link 29] to take a look and pass it along.
August 25, 2014

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Mark Kirk

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