President Biden promised that his administration would focus on recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic and rebuilding the economy better than it was before.

Here’s how his administration is doing in Illinois.


Results from the American Rescue Plan

(Signed 3/12/2021)

Jobs created in Illinois under President Biden
People in Illinois who have received direct payments of up to $1,400 passed under President Biden


Average hourly earnings growth in Illinois

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Children in Illinois benefiting from monthly tax cuts to their families passed under President Biden
Average monthly reduction in ACA health care premiums for a family of four in Illinois under President Biden

Illinois’ Representatives who voted yes:

Rep. Bustos (D-IL): YES

Rep. Casten (D-IL): YES

Rep. Danny Davis (D-IL): YES

Rep. Foster (D-IL): YES

Rep. Garcia (D-IL): YES

Rep. Kelly (D-IL): YES

Rep. Krishnamoorthi (D-IL): YES

Rep. Newman (D-IL): YES

Rep. Quigley (D-IL): YES

Rep. Rush (D-IL): YES

Rep. Schakowsky (D-IL): YES

Rep. Schneider (D-IL): YES

Rep. Underwood (D-IL): YES

Illinois’ Representatives who voted no:

Rep. Bost (R-IL): NO

Rep. Rodney Davis (R-IL): NO

Rep. Kinzinger (R-IL): NO

Rep. LaHood (R-IL): NO

Rep. Miller (R-IL): NO

Impacts of President Biden’s Build Back Better Agenda in Illinois

(pending before Congress)


Who Pays

Illinois taxpayers wealthy enough to pay more
Illinois taxpayers who will pay less or the same


Child Care, Home Care, & Health Care






Clean Energy 
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