Friday, August 28th, 2015
Week In Review: August 28

Budget – FY16 ·         Many providers of mandated state-financed services report they are not being paid despite court orders.  In one case, the operation of networks of residential care services…

Friday, August 21st, 2015
Week In Review: August 21

Budget – FY16 ·         Governor signs “federal funds” measure pushed by House Republicans. The measure “holds harmless” essential State spending lines that are not burdens on taxpayers who pay income…

Friday, August 21st, 2015
U.S. Senator Mark Kirk announces Staff Mobile Office Hours in North Aurora on August 24

Senator Kirk Announces Staff Mobile Office Hours in North Aurora WHO: Staff from the Office of U.S. Senator Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) Staff from the Office of Ill. State Representative Keith…

Thursday, August 20th, 2015
Rep. Wheeler takes part in Transportation and Technology Forum

State Rep. Keith Wheeler (R-Oswego) was a featured speaker in the Community Leadership Forum on Transportation and Technology sponsored by U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren (IL-14) held at Plainfield Village Hall…

Monday, August 17th, 2015
Rep. Wheeler seeks community participation on K-12, higher education advisory council

NORTH AURORA – State Rep. Keith Wheeler (R-Oswego) is accepting applications from interested parents, educators and community members to serve on his Education Advisory Council serving families in Illinois’ 50th…

Friday, August 14th, 2015
Wheeler initiative to review state regulations on small business signed into law

SPRINGFIELD – Taking aim at costly and burdensome overregulation of small business and manufacturing in Illinois, Governor Bruce Rauner on Friday signed into law a bipartisan bill introduced and sponsored…

Friday, August 7th, 2015
Week In Review: August 7

General Assembly Pay Freeze ·         House Republicans unanimously co-sponsor bill to block pay increase for FY16; General Assembly approves measure. The automatic 2% “cost of living” pay increase was scheduled…