Congresswoman Lauren Underwood
July 1, 2020 @ 4:30 PM CDT
Congresswoman Lauren Underwood, representing Illinois’s 14th congressional district, hosted this Access Live Event to speak with constituents about the COVID-19 pandemic and other current events. She discussed legislation to lower healthcare premiums that has passed the House of Representatives, what she is doing to end police brutality, and how she is addressing climate change issues. Participants asked questions about federal student loan forgiveness during COVID-19, when to expect an effective vaccine, and what is being done to help seniors and people with disabilities.