Bill to allow mental health days in schools now law in Illinois

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"There's a lot of youth struggling with mental health, they need a little break to breathe."- Rep. Barbara Hernandez (D-Aurora)

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Rep. Barbara Hernandez (D-Aurora) joins Steve Bertrand on Chicago’s Afternoon News to explain why she sponsored a bill that would allocate mental health days for students in Illinois.

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