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U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth to speak at Lombard synagogue

Published: Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014 5:30 a.m. CDT
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U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth, D-Schaumburg, will serve as guest speaker Aug. 29 at a Congregation Etz Chaim of DuPage County event. (File photo)

U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth to speak at Lombard synagogue

LOMBARD – U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth, D-Schaumburg, will serve as the special guest speaker at a Congregation Etz Chaim of DuPage County event later this month.

Congregation Etz Chaim, 1710 S. Highland Ave. in Lombard, will host Duckworth for its Social Action Shabbat service at 8:15 p.m. Aug. 29. The event is open to the public.

Duckworth, who is completing her first term representing the 8th Congressional District, is expected to speak about her life and address issues facing the country. Following the service, Duckworth will meet congregants at a reception in the synagogue’s social hall.

For more information, call 630-627-3912 or visit www.congetzchaim.org.

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