Jacqueline Collins

Illinois State Senate

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State Senator from Illinois and a Clinton Delegate

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To what started out as a divided convention, President Obama summed up the week's most important message in three words, "Don't boo. Vote."

Tonight in Philadelphia: It's Up to Hillary Clinton

To what started out as a divided convention, President Obama summed up the week's most important message in three words, "Don't boo. Vote."

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