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Wednesday, February 21, 2024
New Budget-New Migrant Spending

“Governor Pritzker just proposed the largest budget in state history – $52.7 billion. He and legislative Democrats are preparing to spend hundreds of millions more of YOUR taxpayer dollars on…


Thursday, February 8, 2024
Tipsword Discusses Business in Livingston County

This week Rep. Tipsword was pleased to attend the Greater Livingston County Economic Development Council annual forecast dinner. The event showcased local workforce highlights, and Rep. Tipsword was able to…


Thursday, November 23, 2023
Give Thanks!

The first Thanksgiving took place over 400 years ago, but the spirit of the holiday lives on today. It reminds us to be thankful for all that we have, including…


Friday, June 16, 2023
Rep. Tipsword Brings Traveling Office Hours to Washington and Roanoke

Rep. Tipsword will continue his summer Traveling Office Hours tour on June 22nd in Washington and Roanoke to discuss state issues and other concerns.  “Hosting Traveling Office Hours is the…


Tuesday, May 9, 2023
Firefighters Memorial, Medal of Honor Ceremony

This morning we stood with first responders at the Illinois Fallen Firefighter Memorial and Medal of Honor Ceremony in Springfield to remember the Illinois firefighters who have given their lives in the line of duty…


Friday, May 5, 2023
Law Enforcement Memorial Day

Thursday was a somber day at the Capitol as law enforcement from across the state traveled to Springfield for the annual memorial ceremony to mourn and to honor those who…


Tuesday, May 2, 2023
Livingston Area Career Center Brings Home the Gold!

Congratulations to Livingston Area Career Center Students, their Sponsors, area companies that participated in SkillsUSA Illinois for Bringing Home the Gold! Good Luck at Nationals in Atlanta, GA. We’re with…


Thursday, April 27, 2023
Congratulations State Champion Washington High School Wrestlers!

Rep. Tipsword and the Illinois House this week honored IHSA Class 2A wrestling champion Washington HIgh School Panthers! Congratulations on a fantastic season! Watch below! https://youtu.be/D0gljwezEG8


Wednesday, April 26, 2023
Tipsword, House Republican Public Safety Working Group Introduce New Measures to Protect Families and Taxpayers

Rep. Tipsword and fellow members of the House Republican Truth in Public Safety, or TIPS, Working Group, today announced a new package of legislation they are championing to  meaningfully improve…


Tuesday, April 25, 2023
Metamora Grade School Playground Renovation Ribbon Cutting

Rep. Tipsword was proud to participate in the ribbon-cutting ceremony for phase 1 of the playground renovations at Metamora Grade School. Metamora Grade School hosts Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Playground…