He represents the 52nd district and grew up in Gifford.
He says the devastation is unbelievable, but explains that help should be on the way.
Governor Quinn declared Champaign County a disaster area, and promised resources to the people trying to get back on their feet.
Sen. Frerichs joined The Morning Show's Cynthia Bruno live on Tuesday morning to explain what other questions people in Gifford will need to answer to move forward.
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