Illinois state Sen. Jim Oberweis (R-Sugar Grove) has earned the endorsement of former U.S. Rep. Don Manzullo (R-Rockford) in his campaign against U.S. Rep. Lauren Underwood (D-Naperville) in the 14th Congressional District.
From Prairie State Wire
Senate GOP Leader Bill Brady said to have voiced private support for abortion funding, gun control legislation
Former high-level aides to Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner has revealed that Senate Republican Leader Bill Brady (R-Bloomington) told the then governor he was right for signing HB 40 in September 2017, the law requiring Medicaid funding of abortions. At a separate meeting, Brady also recommended that the governor sign gun control bills should they reach his desk.
- Sen. Rezin joins bipartisan efforts to regulate student-isolation tactics
- Progressive tax plan fraught with risk Illinois can ill afford, Oberweis claims
- Kendall among 9 Illinois counties with growing populations
- Sen. Oberweis calls out opponent in video
- Rep. McSweeney supports Trump decision to kill Iranian terrorist
From Illinois Valley Times
From Will County Gazette
From Lake County Gazette
ILLINOIS STATE SENATE DISTRICT 49: Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant announces library grants for local school districts
State Senator Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant is thrilled to announce that seven local school districts in the 49th Illinois Senate District will receive nearly $54,000 through grants from the Illinois secretary of state’s School Library Grant program.
From Kane County Reporter
ILLINOIS STATE SENATE DISTRICT 42: Holmes: local school districts to receive nearly $39,000 in library grants
Four local school districts will receive nearly $39,000 in grants through the Illinois secretary of state’s School Library Grant program, Senator Linda Holmes announced.
District 202 will share steps families can take to be more aware of teen suicide and support and protect their children.
ILLINOIS STATE SENATE DISTRICT 49: Bertino-Tarrant invites residents to satellite office house in Joliet and Romeoville..
State Senator Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant (D-Shorewood) invites residents to her January satellite office hours in Joliet and Romeoville.
From McLean County Times
ILLINOIS STATE SENATE DISTRICT 38: Tax credit offered to small businesses in the wake of minimum wage hike
The start of the New Year brought about the beginning of Illinois’ controversial minimum wage hike.