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Thursday, March 14, 2019
2nd Amendment Town Hall Set for March 18 in Mt. Carmel

We continue to receive calls and emails from many residents about the legislation moving through the Illinois legislature that impacts our 2nd Amendment rights. Our next Town Hall event to…


Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Rep. Bailey Opposed Mandating LGBT History for K-12 Schools: No Parental ‘Opt Out’ Allowed

State Representative Darren Bailey (R-Louisville), voted no today on House Bill 246 that will mandate school books must include the teaching of the sexual identity of historical figures and that…


Friday, March 8, 2019
Legislative Update

Dear Friends — On Wednesday, Ash Wednesday, I was pleased to welcome William Greenwood, Minister of Hebron Road Church of Christ, to the Illinois House to give the opening prayer…


Friday, March 8, 2019
International Women’s Day! Illinois A Leader In Women’s Suffrage & 19th Amendment

Today we recognize the impact Illinois has had on the rights of women in America. Below is a short video on that history. Thank you to all of the grandmothers,…


Friday, March 8, 2019
Gov. Pritzker proposes a $3.4 billion tax hike on Illinois families and businesses

Friday, March 8, 2019
Proof of Voter Fraud in Illinois: Our Freedoms Reside in Fair Elections with Integrity and Accountability

Rep. Darren Bailey joined his colleagues today to discuss legislation he is co-sponsoring to address voter fraud in Illinois. House Bills 2632 and 2633 are two proposals to provide for…


Friday, March 8, 2019
Pastor Greenwood of Hebron Road Church of Christ in Cisne Gives Opening Prayer in the House on Ash Wednesday

<p id="prayer" "Thank you to Pastor William Greenwood for traveling to the State Capitol on Wednesday to provide the opening prayer in the Illinois House of Representatives. He gave an…


Thursday, March 7, 2019
Traveling Office Hours for Lawrenceville and Mt. Carmel Next Week

If you live in and around the Mt. Carmel or Lawrenceville, we will be in your area next week if you have any issues or concerns you’d like to discuss….


Tuesday, March 5, 2019
March 14 is Deadline for Over $14 Million in Grants for Off-Highway Vehicle, Recreational Trails, and Illinois Bike Paths

State Representative Darren Bailey announced today that March 14 is the approaching deadline for grants made available through the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR). The applications will be accepted…


Friday, March 1, 2019
Legislative Update

I am very excited that so many of you have contacted my office, attended the Traveling Office Hours and connected with your state government through our social media postings! Your…