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WGN and Nexstar Host Statewide Town Hall With U.S. Senators

Topic: Vaccine Education
Posted on 5/28/2020

Nexstar Broadcasting’s WGN-TV Chicago hosted a COVID-19 response town hall on May 28 with U.S. Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth along with mayors from across the state. The town hall was simulcast on on eight stations throughout Illinois, reaching all 102 counties.

“Illinois residents interested in hearing about the impact of the pandemic and who want to express their concerns and ask questions regarding the re-opening of the state’s economy can rely on Nexstar’s dedication to local content to provide them the latest news and a connection to their government and community leaders,” said Tim Busch, president of Nexstar Broadcasting.

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