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Saturday, September 30, 2023
Fall Means Illinois Pumpkins!

Fall is officially underway in the Land of Lincoln and that means changing leaves, cooler weather, and of course pumpkins. Whether you’re enjoying a slice of pumpkin pie or carving…

Friday, September 29, 2023
Public School Funding Hearings Set to Begin

The Illinois State Board of Education is seeking input from educators, parents, students, and community organizations on state funding for public education. Fiscal year 2025 budget hearings begin next week. Learn more at…

Thursday, September 28, 2023
License Approval Delays May Impact Jobs, Healthcare

Another state agency is underperforming under the Pritzker administration, and this time it could cost residents their jobs and impact healthcare across the state.

Tuesday, September 26, 2023
The End of Cash Bail Continues to Benefit Criminals

Two men from California who were caught transporting more than 5,000 pounds of illegal cannabis in our state have been released from jail under the “no cash bail” provisions of…

Sunday, September 24, 2023
Honor Gold Star Families

On Gold Star Mother’s and Family’s Day we honor the families who have lost a loved one in service to our nation. Let us never forget the sacrifice of our…

Saturday, September 23, 2023
It’s National Hunting and Fishing Day!

Wishing a very happy National Hunting and Fishing Day to all the sportsmen and women across Illinois!

Wednesday, September 20, 2023
Gun Ban Implementation Rules Filed

The Illinois State Police filed emergency rules with the Secretary of State to implement a portion of the firearms ban beginning next month.

Monday, September 18, 2023
Work Will Continue on End of Cash Bail

While Democrats ignore concerns of stakeholders about the end of cash bail, we will continue to work closely with law enforcement, prosecutors, and court administrators to identify and fix the mistakes…

Sunday, September 17, 2023
Support and Defend our Constitution

Today we commemorate the signing of the United States Constitution in Philadelphia on September 17, 1787. The Constitution defined the framework for our federal government, uniting citizens as members of…

Saturday, September 16, 2023
Have a Safe Harvest Season!

Harvest season is here! Remember to watch for large equipment, be patient, and give our farmers plenty of room on the roadways in the coming months. Wishing all a safe…