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Representative Elgie R. Sims, Jr. completes regional leadership institute


Rep. Elgie R. Sims, Jr., (D - Chicago) was among 37 select lawmakers to complete a leadership training program that identifies and assists emerging state and provincial leaders in the Midwest.

Rep. Sims met with fellow lawmakers from Illinois, 10 other Midwestern states and four Canadian provinces, August 8 - 12, in Madison, Wis., for the Council of State Governments' 20th annual Bowhay Institute for Legislative Leadership Development (BILLD).