Tuesday, March 26, 2024
Illinois’ Leading Role in the Creation and Success of Israel Bonds

In response to the unprovoked and deadly attacks by Hamas-led terrorist groups on Israel last October, several U.S. state governments stepped up to lend a helping hand financially to the…

Monday, March 25, 2024
Honoring Our Nations Heroes on National Medal of Honor Day

National Medal of Honor Day recognizes those who have received the highest military award for valor. Since its creation in 1861, only 3,517 members of the armed forces have achieved…

Wednesday, March 20, 2024
Update: Ethics Reform, Taxes, Firearms

EthicsRep. Spain, Former IL Gov. Pat Quinn Propose Constitutional Amendment to Tackle Corruption.  On March 5, Deputy House Republican Leader Ryan Spain (R-73rd District) was joined by former Democratic Illinois Governor Pat Quinn…

Wednesday, March 20, 2024
Recognizing National SBDC Day

Today is National SBDC Day, which recognizes the impact of Small Business Development Centers across the country. SBDC’s provide resources and tools for aspiring business owners and support current businesses…

Tuesday, March 19, 2024
March 19 is Primary Election Day in Illinois

Five states, including Illinois, will be holding their Primary Election Days on Tuesday, March 19, a week after both Joe Biden and Donald Trump secured their parties nominations to top…

Monday, March 18, 2024
Illinois Leads the Way in Agriculture

With National Ag Week taking place from March 17-23, 2024, the Illinois State Capitol was abuzz with activity during the Session Week before as agricultural advocates including local farm bureau…

Monday, March 18, 2024
IDOT Announces Overnight Closures on I-80 for Mar. 20-21

From the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT): The Illinois Department of Transportation announced today that Interstate 80 in Bureau County will be closed for two consecutive nights on Wednesday, March 20,…

Friday, March 15, 2024
Photos: This Week in Springfield

This week, State Representative Ryan Spain met with Peoria IL Fire Department Fire Prevention Division Chief Nate Rice and his daughter Brinae, who is the Illinois Section 5 FFA President….

Wednesday, March 13, 2024
Illinois Psychiatric Society Essay Contest Offers Cash Price for High School Students

The Illinois Psychiatric Society (IPS) is hosting the second annual Carl C. Bell, MD Memorial Award Essay Competition as a community initiative for Illinois High School students. This Essay Contest is open to all…

Wednesday, March 13, 2024
Rep. Spain, Colleagues Meet with Officials from Ireland

Today at the Capitol, House Deputy Minority Leader Ryan Spain joined House Minority Leader Tony McCombie and fellow Deputy Leader Norine Hammond to welcome a delegation of officials from the…