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Friday, October 15, 2021
Spain discusses legislative efforts opposing Pritzker’s Executive overreaches

Over the past 18 months, Rep. Ryan Spain and other state legislators have been inundated with e-mails and calls from frustrated parents, job creators, concerned community members and local elected…


Friday, November 11, 2022
Honoring Veterans’ Service and Sacrifice

Today we honor the brave men and women who have served our country and fought to protect the freedoms we hold dear. Thank you, veterans, for your strength, courage, and dedication to our great nation….


Monday, November 7, 2022
Democrats’ SAFE-T Act Makes Our Communities Less Safe

Democrats refused to listen to prosecutors, law enforcement experts, and victim’s rights advocates when they passed the SAFE-T Act last year, resulting in a confusing and dangerous law for Illinois residents. The…


Sunday, November 6, 2022
SAFE – T Act Challenges Consolidated

The Illinois Supreme Court is consolidating 58 county-level lawsuits challenging the constitutionality of the SAFE-T Act. Read more here.


Saturday, November 5, 2022
“Fall Back” this Weekend

Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday, November 6 at 2:00 am. Don’t forget to set your clocks back one hour.


Friday, November 4, 2022
Illinois Fares Poorly in State Tax Report

Illinois finished 36th overall in the Tax Foundation 2023 Tax Climate Report, which looks at the state’s corporate taxes, individual income taxes, sales taxes, property taxes, and unemployment insurance.  Read more…


Tuesday, November 1, 2022
Thank You Military Families!

Today marks the beginning of Military Family Month, a time to honor the strength and resilience of military families across the nation. This month we acknowledge the unique challenges military families face…


Monday, October 31, 2022
Stay Safe this Halloween

Many beloved Halloween traditions require close adult supervision, or should be avoided altogether.  They include dark and spooky Halloween parties, decorating a Halloween party location so as to block doorways…


Friday, October 28, 2022
Pandemic mortgage assistance applications reopen next week

Applications reopen for the Illinois Emergency Homeowner Assistance Fund next Tuesday. If you struggled to pay your mortgage due to financial hardships caused by the pandemic, you may qualify for assistance. More information is…


Thursday, October 27, 2022
Investigate manufacturing career opportunities in Illinois

Whether it’s research and development, production, management or so many other fields, there’s no end to the opportunities to find your ideal manufacturing career.” Read more here


Wednesday, October 26, 2022
Ethics reform is needed to end Illinois’ culture of corruption

Ending the culture of corruption in Illinois means having zero tolerance for bad behavior in Springfield. Robust ethics reform is an important and necessary first step toward giving the people of…