A new Southern Illinois University study that concludes more than half of all Illinois residents now stand in favor of a constitutional amendment designed to cap out-of-control public pensions gives state Rep. Dan Ugaste (R-Geneva) a glimmer of hope.
Veteran state Rep. Dan Ugaste (R-Geneva) fails to see the logic in Gov. J.B. Pritzker moving to enact a policy that allows violent felons facing deportation to be released into communities instead of turned over to ICE officials.
A new Illinois Policy Institute (IPI) report projects that if the fair tax proposal Gov. J.B. Pritzker has been selling since his days as a candidate were to ever become law, the state would suffer a hit severe enough to wipe out all its job gains of 2019.
Illinois state Sen. Craig Wilcox (R-McHenry) has thrown his support behind a bill that would create the McHenry County Children and Family Services Agency to assume the duties of the McHenry County office of the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS).
Illinois state Rep. Dan Ugaste (R-Geneva) believes the ongoing sexual assault investigation surrounding McHenry County Board chairman and former state representative Jack Franks (R-Marengo) casts an equally dark cloud of suspicion over longtime House Speaker Mike Madigan (D-Chicago).
Illinois state Sen. Craig Wilcox (R-McHenry) is among a growing number of Republican lawmakers calling for the suspension of the state’s Automatic Voter Registration (AVR) program as reports of bugs in the system continue to mount.
No stranger to hard-fought political races, congressional candidate Jeanne Ives’ (R-Wheaton) campaign to unseat U.S. Rep. Sean Casten (D-Downers Grove) in the 6th Congressional District has received valuable recognition from the National Republican Congressional Committee's (NRCC) Young Guns program.
Illinois state Rep. Dan Ugaste (R-Geneva) believes that Gov. J.B. Pritzker devoted too much of his State of the State address last week in Springfield taking credit where it was not necessarily deserved.
Illinois state Sen. Craig Wilcox (R-McHenry) admits he’s not all that surprised that former Democratic state Rep. Jack Franks finds himself at the center of an investigation where his judgment is being called into question.