Friday, August 31st, 2018
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: August 31

AGRICULTURE Ag-boosting measures signed into law.  At the Du Quoin State Fair on Saturday, Gov. Bruce Rauner signed the Industrial Hemp Act, Senate Bill 2298, adding Illinois to a growing…

Friday, August 24th, 2018
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: August 24

GENERAL ASSEMBLY Rep. Helene Miller Walsh appointed to 51st House District seat.  With her business experience, passion for public service, and commitment to fighting for her community, Representative Helene Miller…

Thursday, August 23rd, 2018
Rep. Wheeler tours Aurora Metals

State Rep. Keith Wheeler toured the Aurora Metals foundry in Montgomery on Thursday. Manufacturing is vital to families here in the Fox Valley. Rep. Wheeler is a strong advocate for manufacturers…

Thursday, August 23rd, 2018
Rep. Wheeler hosts utility bill savings clinic in Montgomery

State Rep. Keith Wheeler hosted a utility bill savings clinic with the Citizens Utility Board (CUB) at Montgomery Village Hall on Thursday. CUB’s consumer experts provided free one-on-one consultations with local…

Thursday, August 23rd, 2018
Rep. Wheeler updates veterans at Montgomery Memorial VFW Post 7452

State Rep. Keith Wheeler provided a legislative update to veterans at the Montgomery Memorial VFW Post 7452 breakfast on Thursday.

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018
Wheeler bill signed into law to streamline hiring of teachers at Illinois Youth Centers

NORTH AURORA – Governor Rauner has signed bipartisan legislation into law introduced by State Representative Keith Wheeler, R-Oswego, streamlining the process to hire teachers at an Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice…

Friday, August 17th, 2018
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: August 17

JOBS Illinois’ unemployment rate drops to 4.2%.  The numbers also showed that Illinois’ economy created 3,700 new nonfarm payroll jobs in July 2018.  The new 4.2% unemployment figure approaches the…

Wednesday, August 15th, 2018
Rep. Wheeler to host utility bill savings clinic

MONTGOMERY – Local residents interested in learning how to save money on their gas, electric and phone bills are invited to attend a free clinic sponsored by State Rep. Keith…

Friday, August 10th, 2018
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: August 10

STATE GOVERNMENT   New law brings hundreds of state jobs back to Sangamon County.  Gov. Bruce Rauner followed through with his promise to bring state jobs back to the capital…

Friday, August 3rd, 2018
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: August 3

LAW ENFORCEMENT New lottery game to benefit families of fallen police officers.  Gov. Bruce Rauner signed a bill this week to create a new Illinois Lottery scratch-off game from which…