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Friday, February 23, 2024
Budget, Emissions, Estate Tax, and More

Another Bad Budget Plan This week, Governor Pritzker proposed the largest budget in state history – $52.7 billion. He has no more Federal COVID dollars to bail him out and…

Thursday, February 22, 2024
More Pritzker Budget Details

A few more details about the new budget proposal Gov. Pritzker unveiled Wednesday: 💰 A $2.29 billion increase from last year’s enacted budget 💰 A $775 million shortfall for FY25 based on existing…

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…

Wednesday, February 21, 2024
Governor Unveils Budget at Noon Today

Governor Pritzker will give his combined Budget and State of the State Address in Springfield today at noon. The budget that will ultimately pass before we adjourn this spring directly…

Tuesday, February 20, 2024
New Legislation Alert!

A new bill proposed by Democrats would force the Illinois EPA to adopt California emission standards for trucks and surrender state sovereignty to California bureaucrats instead of Illinois lawmakers. The…

Monday, February 19, 2024
Celebrate our Country’s Great Leaders

Today we honor George Washington, Abe Lincoln, and other great presidents who have led our nation, and to remember the values on which our country was founded. Happy Presidents Day!

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…

Thursday, February 15, 2024
Thank You, School Resource Officers!

Today we recognize School Resource Officers for their commitment to our students and communities and the work they do to keep our schools safe. Happy SRO Appreciation Day to these…

Wednesday, February 14, 2024
Happy Valentine’s Day!

Happy Valentine’s Day! Whether it be with friends, family, or your significant other, be sure to spend time with those you love today.

Monday, February 12, 2024
Happy Birthday, Abe!

On February 12th, 1809, President Abraham Lincoln was born. President Lincoln had a profound effect on his home state of Illinois, and the entire nation, through his work to end…