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April 18, 2020

Thanking Our First Responders, Health Care and All Essential Workers

Our health care workers and first responders are brave, compassionate, and vital. Please show your support with these yard signs,…

Photo of blue mug with coffee and cream February 20, 2020

Check in with Mary in Long Grove

Have you stopped by a Mary on the Matters event? It’s a great way to keep posted on what’s happening…

Photo of Mary Edly-Allen with the state Capitol in the background. January 22, 2020

Mary Responds to Recent Reports Concerning Ex-Lobbyist

The following statement was released on January 16 by Rep. Mary Edly-Allen: LIBERTYVILLE, Ill. – Like so many throughout our…

Illustration of a paper-doll family with a stethoscope January 10, 2020

Mary’s Law Requires Coverage for Kids’ Epi-Pens

Thanks to Mary, a new Illinois law requires that health insurance companies cover the cost of lifesaving EpiPens for children.…

It is an Honor to Serve

Dear Neighbor,

Our community is one of the finest places in all of Illinois, and there is nowhere I’d rather be. It is home to good hard working families. But leadership has failed to consistently make good decisions. I will honor the hard work of our community by fighting for our families and our future.

Mary Edly-Allen
Candidate for State Representative, Illinois District 51