Author Profile: David McEllis

David McEllis is a Government Affairs Representative working on current Illinois energy legislative issues. He recently served as Senior Legislative Counsel in the Office of the Illinois Senate President John J. Cullerton.  He was the lead Senate Democratic staffer for the Senate Energy and Public Utilities Committee, and the Senate Labor Committee.

Blog Posts by David McEllis

Getting back on track in Illinois: Investing in rail to improve Midwest mobility

There is good news for Amtrak riders in Illinois. ELPC has long supported expansion of inter-city rail service in the Midwest. Choosing rail travel over driving or flying reduces air pollution that contributes to climate change and harms public health. In the spring 2019 legislative session, Governor Pritzker and the Illinois General Assembly dramatically increased

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