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Monday, March 22, 2021
House Republicans offer plan to “Reimagine Illinois”

If you could build a better Illinois, what would it look like? Visit ReimagineIllinois.com to review our plan.


Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Illinois Republicans urge responsibility in use of federal stimulus dollars

SPRINGFIELD — One day after President Joe Biden signed a $1.9 trillion economic stimulus package, Illinois House Republicans called for the General Assembly to oversee the appropriation of funds in…


Monday, March 1, 2021
How to monitor this week’s virtual committee hearings

This week the Illinois House of Representatives will begin conducting virtual committee hearings for the purpose of reviewing and passing legislation to the full House. To ensure that members of…


Monday, February 22, 2021
When will Illinois move to Phase 5 of reopening plan?

As new cases, hospitalizations and positivity rates continue to decline in Illinois, many are wondering when the state will transition into the next phase of the state’s reopening plan. Click…


Thursday, February 18, 2021
Move Over: Illinois State Police release first safety report from new task force

The Move Over Task Force, formed by Illinois Governor JB Pritzker in 2019, delivered a report detailing their study of the causes of Move Over crashes and violations and proposing ways to…


Tuesday, February 16, 2021
Illinois Republicans push Pritzker to unfreeze business tax breaks to create jobs

House Republicans are calling on Gov. J.B. Pritzker to unfreeze the Blue Collar Jobs Act ahead of his annual budget address Wednesday to help Illinois attract companies and create jobs….


Monday, February 1, 2021
IDES issues warning about scam text messages

There have been reports of Illinoisans receiving unsolicited text messages from identity thieves claiming to be IDES in order to steal personal information from residents. If you receive one of…


Tuesday, January 26, 2021
Chicago Tribune: The return of high school football, basketball and volleyball just a matter of ‘when’

The Friday night lights have the chance to shine again. The Illinois High School Association announced Friday that high-risk sports in areas that have improved from Tier 1 to phase…


Wednesday, December 16, 2020
Say no to Madigan’s tax increases

Last month voters resoundingly rejected Governor JB Pritzker’s referendum for an overarching Democratic tax increase. Just a little over 30 days later, Mike Madigan ignored the will of the voters…


Monday, December 7, 2020
Secretary of State extends office closure to January 5

The Illinois Secretary of State has announced that Drive Services offices will remain closed at least until January 5 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Many expiration deadlines have been extended…