Wednesday, December 20th, 2017
State rolls back LLC fees

Rep. Keith Wheeler speaks at the bill signing ceremony for SB 867. CHICAGO – State Representative Keith Wheeler (R-Oswego) announced today that the State of Illinois has substantially reduced startup, annual filing and…

Friday, December 15th, 2017
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: December 15

CHICAGO ·        CTA fare hike, previously signed off on by Mayor Emanuel, approved by CTA board.  The proposed fare hike will increase the standard price of a ride on a…

Thursday, December 14th, 2017
Podcast: Rep. Keith Wheeler on jobs, football & more

When the subjects of jobs, unemployment, and small businesses come up on the House floor in Springfield, you can guarantee that State Representative Keith Wheeler will rise to be part…

Friday, December 8th, 2017
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: December 8

Budget – COGFA report ·        Commission on Government Forecasting and Accountability (COGFA) issues monthly report on State tax revenues.  The nonpartisan arm of the Illinois General Assembly works with the…

Friday, December 1st, 2017
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: December 1

JOBS Unemployment rate drops in every Illinois metropolitan area.  Statistics published by the Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) showed a year-over-year unemployment rate cut in each of Illinois’ 102…

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017
Rep. Wheeler Encourages Fox Valley Residents to Shop Local on Small Business Saturday

NORTH AURORA –Small business owner and State Representative Keith Wheeler (R-Oswego) is encouraging constituents in Kane and Kendall Counties to shop local this Saturday, November 25 in support of small…

Friday, November 17th, 2017
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: November 17

JOBS ·         Illinois Jobs Up in October – Unemployment Rate Declines.   The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) announced this week that the unemployment rate dipped by 0.1 percentage…

Thursday, November 9th, 2017
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: November 9

JOBS · Illinois Jobs Up in October – Unemployment Rate Declines. The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) announced this week that the unemployment rate dipped by 0.1 percentage points…

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017
Reps. Wheeler, Wehrli, and Batinick Introduce Needed Reforms to the Legislative Ethics Review Process

L to R: Rep. Batinick, Rep. Wehrli, Rep. Wheeler Complaints of sexual harassment, other violations need prompt, unbiased review Springfield…Recent reports that incidents of sexual harassment in the Illinois General Assembly are…

Friday, November 3rd, 2017
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: November 3

BUDGET ·         COGFA releases revenue report for October 2017.  The Commission on Government Forecasting and Accountability (COGFA) has released its monthly revenue report and economic briefing for October 2017.  COGFA…

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