Des Plaines, IL--(ENEWSPF)--September 17, 2015. This week, Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth (IL-08) attended the Illinois Alliance for Retired Americans’ (IARA) Senior Power Lunch in Des Plaines, Illinois. The mission of the IARA is to ensure social and economic justice and full civil rights for all citizens so that they may enjoy lives of dignity, personal and family fulfillment and retirement security.
Congresswoman Duckworth was awarded the Jerry Prete Award at the luncheon. The Jerry Prete Award honors an individual that demonstrates outstanding leadership in advocating for improving the lives of retired Illinoisans. Jerry Prete . . .