Wednesday, March 20th, 2019
House approves Wheeler bill to crack down on child pornography, fraud & other crimes

The Illinois House of Representatives unanimously approved bipartisan legislation today sponsored by Assistant Minority Leader Rep. Keith Wheeler, R-Oswego, that would strengthen the ability of law enforcement and prosecutors to…

Wednesday, February 27th, 2019
Rep. Wheeler: Graduated Income Tax Would Hasten Exodus of Jobs, Families out of Illinois

Assistant House Minority Leader Rep. Keith Wheeler, R-Oswego, signed on to co-sponsor House Resolution 153 today, legislation stating opposition to any measure that would allow for the creation of a…

Monday, February 4th, 2019
Wheeler appointed Spokesperson on key House committees

Assistant House Minority Leader Rep. Keith Wheeler, R-Oswego, has been appointed Republican Spokesperson on the Public Utilities, Executive, and Cybersecurity, Data Analytics and IT Committees, respectively, for the 2019-2021 legislative…

Friday, January 25th, 2019
Rep. Wheeler re-appointed Co-Chairman of key state oversight panel

State Representative Keith Wheeler, R-Oswego, has been re-appointed Co-Chairman of the state’s legislative oversight committee of rules used to implement new and existing laws across all state agencies; the bipartisan,…

Wednesday, January 16th, 2019
Rep. Wheeler appointed Assistant House GOP Leader

State Representative Keith Wheeler, R-Oswego, was appointed to the post of Assistant House Republican Leader today for the new 101st Illinois General Assembly. Wheeler, a 28-year small business owner and…

Friday, December 7th, 2018
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: December 7

PRESIDENT GEORGE H.W. BUSH Funeral services held, National Day of Mourning for President George H.W. Bush.  George Herbert Walker Bush, the 41st President of the United States, passed away at…

Friday, November 16th, 2018
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: November 16

GENERAL ASSEMBLY Jim Durkin re-elected as House Republican Leader.  The 57-year-old Durkin has led the House Republican Caucus since 2013. Leader Durkin was re-elected unanimously by his House Republican colleagues…

Friday, September 28th, 2018
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: September 28

TAXES The Tax Foundation issues mixed rating for Illinois’ tax structure.  The Washington-based nonpartisan study institute monitors the tax laws of all 50 states, and issues comparative rankings based on…

Monday, September 24th, 2018
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: September 21

JOBS Illinois unemployment rate matches lowest on record.  The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) announced Thursday that the unemployment rate fell to 4.1 percent in August and nonfarm payrolls…

Friday, September 14th, 2018
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: September 14

HURRICANE FLORENCE· Illinois prepared to assist states impacted by Hurricane Florence.  Governor Bruce Rauner announced Thursday that Illinois is prepared to provide personnel and other support to states that may…

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