Friday, February 15th, 2019
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: February 15

BUDGET Moody’s Analytics prepares overall State of Illinois economic forecast.  The Commission on Government Forecasting and Accountability (COGFA), the General Assembly’s nonpartisan budgetary monitoring arm, asked Moody’s Analytics to describe…

Friday, February 8th, 2019
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: February 8

GENERAL ASSEMBLY Illinois House committees hold first hearings of new session.  Much of the session work of this week was spent in organizing the 39 standing committees of the Illinois House of…

Friday, January 25th, 2019
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: January 25

GENERAL ASSEMBLY Leader Durkin, House Republicans Introduce Fair Maps Amendment.  House Republican Leader Jim Durkin announced this week that he, along with the entire House Republican caucus, has filed HJRCA 10,…

Friday, January 18th, 2019
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: January 18

GENERAL ASSEMBLY Durkin appoints Leadership Team for 101st General Assembly.  On Wednesday, House Republican Leader Jim Durkin announced the appointment of his Leadership team for the 101st General Assembly. Congratulations to this dynamic group…

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, January 11th, 2019
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: January 11

GENERAL ASSEMBLY Inauguration of 101st General Assembly.  The new session of the state legislature will be the first group of lawmakers to meet in Illinois’ third century.  The House elected Jim Durkin…

Wednesday, January 9th, 2019
Wheeler embarks on third term as State Rep. for 50th District

Small business owner and sixth-generation Kendall County resident Keith Wheeler was sworn in for a third term as State Representative of the 50thDistrict serving portions of Kane and Kendall Counties…

Friday, December 28th, 2018
New Laws for 2019

Immediately upon ringing in the New Year, 253 new laws will become effective in 2019 that have wide ranging impact. Here are few of those laws families should know about: Children under…

Friday, December 21st, 2018
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: December 21

FAMILIES Illinois State Police describe new guidance for families concerning child car seats.  For most families, the most important feature of the new guidance from Illinois law enforcement is the…

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

GENERAL ASSEMBLY General Assembly takes step to reduce administrative expenses, consolidate operations.  Under the setup in place in Springfield’s Capitol Complex heading into Fiscal Year 2019, the Illinois General Assembly…

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