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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…


Friday, October 11, 2019
Rep. Ryan Spain’s Capitol Report 2019 Newsletter

Taking Aim at Ending Gerrymandering in Illinois Continuing his call for an end to Gerrymandering in Illinois, State Representative Ryan Spain filed House Joint Resolution Constitutional Amendment (HJRCA) 15 to…


Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Rep. Ryan Spain reminds students and families to complete the FAFSA

October 1st marks the first day to file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for next school year. The website to file, and to find more information is: https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/fafsa…


Friday, September 27, 2019
Rep. Spain Reminds about Flag Honors Alerts

Rep. Ryan Spain is reminding any person or entity covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act they can sign up for e-mail alerts to know when to fly the flag of the…


Monday, September 23, 2019
Rep. David Leitch (ret.) offers encouragement to Rep. Ryan Spain as new Republican Conference Chairman

In follow-up to the announcement sent this morning about Rep. Spain’s appointment as Republican Conference Chairman, Retired State Representative David Leitch (Rep. Spain’s predecessor in the Illinois House) provided a…


Monday, September 23, 2019
Spain Named House Republican Conference Chairman

State Representative Ryan Spain was appointed by House Republican Minority Leader Jim Durkin to the post of House Republican Conference Chairman, joining Durkin’s leadership team. “I welcome Ryan to the…


Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Household Hazardous Waste Collection event set for Expo Gardens in Peoria on Oct. 12

State Representative Ryan Spain is sharing information from Illinois Environmental Protection Agency Director John J. Kim in announcing the Illinois EPA has scheduled household hazardous waste collections for the fall…


Monday, September 16, 2019
Rep. Spain serves as Principal-for-a-Day at Elmwood Elementary

Rep. Ryan Spain served as Principal-for-a-Day at Elmwood Elementary School on Monday, September 16. Principal Dimitri Almasi was a great host as well as the and the many wonderful teachers…