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Friday, April 9, 2021
Rep. Wheeler: Spring 2021 IDOT projects in Kane County slated to get underway

State Rep. Keith Wheeler, R-Oswego, shared an announcement from the Illinois Department of Transportation on Thursday that multiple improvement projects in Kane County are scheduled to get underway this spring….


Wednesday, April 7, 2021
Reimagine Illinois with Rep. Keith Wheeler

Illinois State Representative Keith Wheeler talks about Reimagine Illinois and HB3037, legislation he sponsored as a first step to a balanced budget and enhanced fiscal responsibility. Learn more about Reimagine…


Monday, March 29, 2021
Wheeler, local legislators host COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic at East Aurora High School

State Rep. Keith Wheeler, R-Oswego, partnered with other state and federal legislators along with VNA Aurora and East Aurora High School to provide 750 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine to…


Thursday, March 25, 2021
House Committee approves Wheeler bill to strengthen role of paramedics during emergency response operations

The Illinois House Police & Fire Committee unanimously approved legislation on Thursday that would authorize local agencies to train and certify tactical paramedics to provide medical assistance to civilians, injured…


Friday, March 12, 2021
Wheeler, House GOP Demand Fiscal Accountability Amid Federal Bailout

In response to the $7.5 billion in federal aid approved for the State of Illinois and $6 billion for local governments, State Representatives Tom Demmer (R-Dixon), Keith Wheeler (R-Oswego), and…


Tuesday, March 9, 2021
Rep. Wheeler supports new ISBE guidance on school reopening

The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) issued new guidance today on reopening K-12 public schools for in-person instruction as soon as practicable in every district across the state; including…


Tuesday, March 2, 2021
Sign the Petition: Allow More Attendance at Extracurricular Events

As Illinois has made steady progress moving out of COVID-19 mitigations, thousands of students of all ages are back enjoying the previously prohibited extracurricular activities that they love. We have…


Monday, March 1, 2021
House Committees to begin hearings this week: here’s how to watch/listen/engage

Although lawmakers will not be traveling to Springfield for the time being due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Illinois House of Representatives will begin holding virtual committee hearings this week….


Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Rep. Wheeler statement on new educator licensure standards

The Joint Committee on Administrative Rules (JCAR) voted Wednesday to approve implementation of a proposal from the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) on Culturally Responsive Teaching and Leading Standards…


Friday, February 12, 2021
Rep. Wheeler: Governor Pritzker undermining Illinois’ economic recovery

State Rep. Keith Wheeler, R-Oswego, highlights the importance of the Blue Collar Jobs Act and urges Governor Pritzker to lift his freeze on the program that will help create thousands…