Cook County could lose $87 million in federal funding because of its attempt to increase revenue through the recently imposed 1-cent-per-ounce beverage tax, Rep. Steve Reick (R-Woodstock) posted recently on his www.steve463.com website.
Rep. Allen Skillicorn (R-East Dundee) wants his Kane County constituents to remember that the deadline to file a property assessment complaint is Aug. 24 for Dundee Township residents and Sept. 5 for Elgin and Rutland township residents, according to his website.
U.S. Rep. Peter Roskam (R-IL) recently joined fellow Illinois lawmakers in applauding the nomination of John Lausch as U.S. attorney for the Northern District of Illinois, according to a press release.
With public schools around the state hoping for a miracle to get their funding in place for the year, Rep. Steve Reick (R-Woodstock) perhaps appropriately cited scripture in a recent post on his website.
House Speaker Michael Madigan's (D-Chicago) deceitful tactics managed not only to push through the largest income tax hike in Illinois history but also to cause discord among his political rivals, Rep. Allen Skillicorn (R-East Dundee) said on a recent
Lake in the Hills residents are being invited to safely and smartly destroy sensitive documents at a free paper shredding event hosted by Rep. Allen Skillicorn (R-East Dundee) from 9 a.m. to noon on Aug. 12, according to Skillicorn's website.
Before Senate President John Cullerton (D-Chicago) sent Senate Bill 1 to Gov. Bruce Rauner on Monday night, two months after it had passed the General Assembly, Rep. Allen Skillicorn (R-East Dundee) called for fundamental changes in the public education funding measure.
Rep. Steve Andersson (R-Geneva) is all for evidence-based school funding, but there's no evidence that Chicago schools deserve more than any other schools in the state, he said on a recent appearance on "Chicago Tonight."
Seniors in the Woodstock area recently learned about the services offered to them by various groups while attending a free senior health fair run by Rep. Steve Reick (R-Woodstock), according to a press release.
McHenry County residents affected by recent flooding benefited from a two-day multi-agency resource center (MARC) set up by the Department of Insurance (DOI) and other state agencies, according to press release.
Rep. Allen Skillicorn (R-East Dundee) says he's all for school funding reform but not the way Senate Bill 1 would get it done, favoring Chicago schools over the rest of the state and ignoring high property tax rates.
The Illinois chapter of Americans for Prosperity is launching an accountability campaign targeting several state representatives, including Rep. Steve Andersson (R-Geneva), over their vote to override Gov. Bruce Rauner’s veto on the recently passed budget.