Illinois State Sen. Cunningham Issues Statement on Appointment as Senate Pro Tempore
The Illinois Senate Democrats issued the following statement by State Sen. Bill Cunningham:
State Senator Bill Cunningham was named president pro tempore of the Illinois State Senate Tuesday by Senate President Don Harmon.
"I'm honored to have the opportunity to continuing serving in the Illinois Senate as a part of President Harmon's leadership team," said Cunningham, a Democrat who represents portions of Chicago and the southwest suburbs. "This is an exciting new role for me and I ...