Illinois state Sen. Sara Feigenholtz ( D-Chicago ) is joining Chicago Alds. James Cappleman and Michele Smith via Zoom on May 12 at 12:30 p.m. for "Drag Up the Census"a virtual community forum focused on census participation and community-building during the pandemic.
Guests can expect a special performance from performance artist/drag queen Circuit MOM ( aka Matthew Harvat ).
Illinois is at risk of losing two congressional seats, depending on data obtained through the census. An undercount of just 1 percent could lead to a loss of $195,574,350 in funding for the state over a 10-year period.
Interested persons can RSVP at https://bit.ly/35CqjDY.