Candidate Bos finds treatment of small businesses 'totally unfair'

Illinois House candidate Chris Bos’ pain over the COVID-19 crisis stems from personal experience.

“I have friends that own small businesses in this area and it’s heartbreaking to see them being hurt by this thing over and over,” Bos (R-Lake Zurich), running against incumbent Rep. Mary Edly-Allen (D-Libertyville) in the 51st District, told the Lake County Gazette. “Small businesses are the lifeblood of every community in the way they’re the first to hire and offer the most flexibility for working parents. That a lot of this is happening to them is totally unfair.” ...

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“We need to be telling people what the metrics are for determining when they may be able to reopen their businesses and reclaim their livelihoods.” - Chris Bos

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By Glenn Minnis. Read the full article here.

Originally posted on April 23, 2020 by Lake County Gazette.