Friday, June 24th, 2016
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: June 24

Budget – FY16 Nears End ·         Fiscal Year 2016 nears its end without a budget.  FY16 will reach its end on June 30th, when the State of Illinois will possibly…

Monday, June 20th, 2016
Join Representatives Keith Wheeler and Mark Batinick for Ice Cream!

You are invited to join me and State Representative Mark Batinick for a FREE ice cream social between 6:00pm – 8:00pm on Monday, June 27 at the Oberweis Dairy store…

Friday, June 17th, 2016
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: June 17

Budget – Transportation ·         Road and bridge maintenance lead to push to reopen capital spending cycle.  Illinois’ general funds budget impasse has led to problems in other areas where money…

Friday, June 10th, 2016
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: June 10

Budget – Ratings Cut ·         Moody’s, Standard & Poor’s cut Illinois credit rating one notch.  The Moody’s Investors Service ratings cut, from Baa3 to Baa2, together with the Standard &…

Friday, June 3rd, 2016
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: June 3

Budget – FY16/FY17 ·         Second straight year without a State budget.  As the end of fiscal year 2016 (FY16) approached, House Republicans filed a budget bill, HB 6585, to cover…

Thursday, June 2nd, 2016
Lawmakers: Auditor General Mautino Needs to “Step Aside” While Investigations Continue

Chicago, IL – State Rep. Keith Wheeler (R-Oswego) joined a group of Illinois lawmakers today to urge Illinois Auditor General Frank Mautino to voluntarily take an unpaid leave of absence…