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Friday, February 16, 2024
Corruption Sentence, Budget Address, Gun Ban Update, and More

We need ethics reform! This week,  former Speaker Mike Madigan’s Chief of Staff was sentenced to 2.5 years in prison for making false declarations before a grand jury and obstruction of…


Tuesday, January 23, 2024
New Bi-Partisan Manufacturing Caucus Created

“Partnering with the Illinois Manufacturers’ Association (IMA) on legislation to keep manufacturers in Illinois and remove barriers to those seeking to enter the manufacturing workforce has been one of my…


Tuesday, January 16, 2024
Spring Session Starts, Gun Registration Update, Cuddles With Kindness, and More

2024 Spring Session starts today The Illinois House of Representatives reconvenes this afternoon for the start of the 2024 spring session. Primary business of the House this week will be…


Thursday, January 11, 2024
Winter Driving-Know Before You Go!

More winter weather is on the way followed by frigid temperatures. Stay in the know before you go! Visit gettingaroundillinois.com to see winter road conditions across the state. https://www.facebook.com/IllinoisDepartmentofTransportation/posts/pfbid0pj7BSafmgRTMzxQYsf7MazbsgH722zEeQfZ8j4FXsFQKqa8F488sdzAQcnGtZqSAl


Wednesday, December 20, 2023
Career Opportunities Available in the Department of Corrections

Screenings will be held in Pontiac next month for corrections officer and corrections treatment officer positions with the Illinois Department of Corrections.


Monday, December 4, 2023
Reporting Public Corruption, Business Grants, Corn Belt Ports and More

GOMB projects State budget deficits in FY25 and following years The “Illinois Economic and Fiscal Policy Report,” submitted last month by the Governor’s Office of Management and Budget (GOMB), contains…


Tuesday, November 21, 2023
Migrant Crisis, Natural Gas Hikes, Holiday Happenings, and More

$638 million is being spent on Chicago’s migrant crisis Late last week, Governor JB Pritzker announced his plan to spend $160 million in taxpayer funds to provide shelter and job…


Friday, November 17, 2023
Time to Consider Ending Illinois’ Sanctuary State Status

The additional $160 million the Governor Thursday promised for migrant aid should be used to take care of the Illinoisans he swore an oath to protect. Prioritizing the care of…


Tuesday, September 19, 2023
The Clock is Ticking on School Choice Scholarships

Illinois’ only school choice option expires at the end of 2023 unless we act during veto session to save the program. If you agree that school choice is important for…


Monday, September 11, 2023
Never Forget

Twenty-two years ago today, our lives were forever changed. Today we remember the heroes who emerged that day, from first responders who ran toward danger, to the everyday Americans who…