Friday, October 26th, 2018
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: October 26

EDUCATION State Board of Education approves recommendations to expand and diversify highly qualified teacher workforce.  The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) has approved specific recommendations to expand and diversify…

Monday, October 22nd, 2018
Rep. Wheeler recognized by Illinois Chamber of Commerce

The Illinois Chamber of Commerce has presented State Representative Keith Wheeler, R-Oswego, with their “Champion of Free Enterprise” award in recognition of his voting record during the 2017-2018 legislative session….

Friday, October 19th, 2018
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: October 19

JOBS Illinois unemployment rate matches record low.  The 4.1% unemployment figure reported by the Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) matches the lowest number ever posted for this figure, a…

Friday, October 5th, 2018
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: October 5

BUDGET CGFA releases State revenue numbers for September 2018. The Commission on Budget Forecasting and Accountability (CGFA) is the nonpartisan budget-forecasting arm of the Illinois General Assembly.  Working with the…