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Tuesday, May 14, 2024
Honoring Firefighters

Today was another day to honor first responders who risk and sometimes sacrifice their lives for our safety. We paid tribute to the Illinois firefighters who have given their lives…

Monday, May 13, 2024
Honor Those Who Protect and Serve

National Police Week honors the incredible sacrifice and contributions of law enforcement officers across the nation. Thank you to all police officers for your continued dedication to the safety of…

Sunday, May 12, 2024
Celebrate Mom!

Happy Mother’s Day to all of the incredible mothers who do so much for others! Make sure to show your appreciation for the mothers in your life today and every…

Friday, May 10, 2024
Final Weeks, Budget Hole, Claim your Cash, and More

$800 million budget hole Our scheduled session day today was canceled by the Speaker. We have TWO weeks left until our scheduled adjournment and so far House Republicans have not…

Friday, May 10, 2024
Pritzker’s Budget Hole

Despite our warnings, Illinois Democrats used one-time federal aid from the pandemic to justify long-term spending on pet projects and the expansion of state programs. Now that pandemic funds have…

Tuesday, May 7, 2024
Suits and Sneakers for Cancer Awareness

Rep. Tipsword and House Republicans laced up their sneakers in Springfield today to raise awareness for the fight against cancer and show our support to all those impacted by this…

Monday, May 6, 2024
Celebrate Teachers this Week!

To all educators in IL House District 105 and across the state, THANK YOU for all you do for our students, families and communities! Happy Teacher Appreciation Week!

Sunday, May 5, 2024
Happy Cinco de Mayo!

Cinco de Mayo celebrates Mexico’s victory over the French at the Battle of Puebla in 1862. You can honor this holiday by celebrating the heritage, culture, and history of Mexico!

Saturday, May 4, 2024
Jewish-American Heritage Month

Jewish American Heritage Month recognizes and honors the important contributions of Jewish Americans. This month, individuals from all backgrounds will celebrate the Jewish American experience throughout our history!

Friday, May 3, 2024
Stacking the Election Deck, Fallen Officers Memorial, Grants Available, and More

Today was another deadline day in the House as we focused on considering and amending bills advanced to us by the Senate.  The deadline for advancing bills through committee has…