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Wednesday, January 29, 2020
Spain: “Brimming with good intentions, but State of State Address short on ideas for economic growth”

State Representative Ryan Spain issued the following statement following the Governor’s State of the State Address on Wednesday, January 29: “The Governor’s speech was brimming with good intentions, but the…


Thursday, December 19, 2019
Rep. Ryan Spain’s Holiday Diaper Drive helps address diaper insecurity in Central Illinois

“The cost of diapers for many families in Central Illinois is a real household budgeting problem and source of great stress,” said Rep. Ryan Spain as he traveled his district…


Tuesday, December 17, 2019
Spain Op-Ed: May we resolve to create a more ethical Illinois in New Year

After enjoying the holidays with family and friends, our attention turns to the new year with hopeful expectations.  For Illinois, a state facing enormous challenges in the coming decade, a…


Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Giving Tuesday: Spain Family celebrates giving through Holiday Diaper Drive

Reinforcing a strong commitment to serving others, Rep. Ryan Spain was joined by daughters Vivienne and Eleanor in purchasing diapers to donate as a family as part of his annual…


Friday, November 15, 2019
1,740 Diapers Collected in first two weeks of Holiday Diaper Drive

Day 14 Update- November 15, 2019 1,740 Diapers 772 Baby Wipes 14 Diaper Rash Creams Donations to Rep. Spain Holiday Diaper Drive are encouraged through December 9 in order to…


Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Spain Calls for Sweeping Ethics Reform Package

State Representative Ryan Spain, along with members of the House Republican caucus announced a sweeping ethics reform package this morning to address unacceptable practices brought forth through ongoing federal investigations….


Monday, November 11, 2019
Honoring All Who Served

On this Veterans Day 2019, may we honor all who served our great Nation. It’s been 100 years since the first Armistice Day. May we never forget the sacrifices our…


Thursday, October 31, 2019
Rep. Spain Hosting Holiday Diaper Drive

“Many people don’t realize that programs like WIC and SNAP do not pay for diapers, rash creams or other infant supplies.  Diapers are an essential and often overlooked need for…


Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Spain Announces More than Half a Billion in Road & Bridge Projects Coming to 73rd District

State Representative Ryan Spain, chief negotiator for the House Republican caucus on the State’s Rebuild Illinois Infrastructure Investment Plan, announced on Tuesday that more than $516 million in transportation infrastructure…


Monday, October 21, 2019
National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is Oct. 26

Prescription drug abuse is a problem that effects millions of Americans and can to lead abuse of even more dangerous illegal drugs. Research shows that the majority of abused prescription…