Friday, April 28th, 2017
Rep. Keith Wheeler calls out Meaningless Workers’ Compensation “Reform” Bills

SPRINGFIELD – House Democrats this week pushed through poorly-written legislation that would put the State of Illinois into the worker’s compensation insurance business. State Representative Keith Wheeler (R-Oswego) issued the…

Thursday, April 27th, 2017
Rep. Wheeler files revenue estimate bills to finally set state budget process in motion

    SPRINGFIELD – State Representative Keith Wheeler (R-Oswego) took action on Tuesday to make a state budget agreement possible by filing three different versions of legislation to adopt a…

Friday, April 21st, 2017
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: April 21

Economy – Unemployment Rate ·         Illinois unemployment rate drops below 5.0 percent.  The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) reported this week that the jobless rate dropped 50 basis points…

Friday, April 7th, 2017
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: April 7

Budget – Stopgap ·         House Democrats advance irresponsible stopgap spending plan.  It is disappointing, but not surprising, that Democrats once again rammed another stopgap spending plan through the House –…