Sen. Durbin, St. Rep. Yednock among speakers expected at labor summit

Sen. Durbin, St. Rep. Yednock among speakers expected at labor summit

A labor summit put on in the local area every two years will be held this Saturday in Ottawa. It’ll start at 7:30am and run until 2:30pm at the Knights of Columbus.

The Illinois Valley Federation of Labor and the Illinois Valley Building Trades have asked some lawmakers and other officials to speak. Sen. Dick Durbin, St. Rep. Lance Yednock, and Ottawa Mayor Dan Aussem are scheduled to speak. So are Illinois Supreme Court Justice Tom Kilbride and local attorney Alexis Ferracuti.