Pandemic Decisions

Two Political Parties -- One Goal

May 28, 2020

State and local leaders are making decisions every day about the COVID-19 pandemic that are met with both praise and criticism.  This is WNIJ's fourth part of our series "The Hot Seat" talking to leaders about the process behind these big decisions. 



Democratic state representative Barbara Hernandez of Illinois’ 83rd district started the year off full speed ahead.

“I was campaigning nonstop knocking on doors for eight hours, even weekends,” she said.