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Tuesday, February 2, 2021
Wheeler appointed Spokesperson on key House committees

Assistant House Minority Leader Rep. Keith Wheeler, R-Oswego, has been appointed Republican Spokesperson on the Executive, Public Utilities, and Cybersecurity, Data Analytics and IT Committees, respectively, for the 2021-2023 legislative…


Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Wheeler embarks on new term as State Rep. for 50th District

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


Sunday, January 10, 2021
Sign the Petition: Support our Police

The General Assembly is considering a sweeping police and criminal justice reform bill that will severely hamper the ability of police to do their jobs and make our communities less…


Friday, January 8, 2021
Pritzker freezes Blue Collar Jobs Act; Rep. Wheeler cites harmful impact on construction industry jobs and families

State Representative Keith Wheeler (R-Oswego) responded today to Governor Pritzker’s decision to place an indefinite freeze on the Blue Collar Jobs Act, a bipartisan law enacted in 2019 to incentivize…


Wednesday, December 9, 2020
Petition: Reject Madigan’s Tax Increase

Last month, voters resoundingly rejected Governor JB Pritzker’s referendum for a massive Democratic tax increase. Just a little over 30 days later, Mike Madigan ignored the will of the voters by promising House Democrats…


Friday, December 4, 2020
Secretary of State extends closure of Driver Services facilities until 1/5/21

Secretary of State Jesse White announced today that Driver Services facilities will remain closed for in-person transactions until Tuesday, January 5, 2021. Select facilities do remain open to serve CDL…


Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Oswegoland Park District awarded state grant for Little White School Museum

State Representative Keith Wheeler (R-Oswego) shared an announcement from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) today that the Oswegoland Park District has been awarded a grant in the amount…


Wednesday, October 28, 2020
Rep. Wheeler named “Friend of Agriculture” by Kane County Farm Bureau

I am honored to once again receive the ACTIVATOR award from the Kane County Farm Bureau. Thank you to Steve Arnold and Bill Keck for presenting the award today at…


Friday, October 9, 2020
Kifowit, Hernandez and Wheeler Host Oct. 16 Blood Drive

Calling on the community to help those in need, state Rep. Stephanie Kifowit, D-Oswego, is partnering with the state Reps. Barbara Hernandez, D-Aurora, and Keith Wheeler, R-Oswego, to host a…


Friday, October 2, 2020
Online sexual assault kit tracking system launched by state police

Illinois State Police (ISP) Division of Forensic Services (DFS) unveiled the online sexual assault tracking system, known as CheckPoint, to allow sexual assault survivors to monitor the progress of evidence…