Avery Bourne represents the 95th District of Illinois in the House of Representatives. On December 1st a tornado ran through pretty much the entire district she represents.
Bourne says she started getting calls early on in the night as it was evident the tornado was coming their way. In the time since the tornado Bourne and her office have been trying to assist in anyway they can.
The City of Taylorville is still dealing with clean up around the area as donations have been coming in from across the United States. Avery Bourne tips her cap to Congressman Rodney Davis as he is working at the federal level to try and help with expenses.
Bourne appeared as a guest on the Newstalk WTIM Morning Show.