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Wednesday, March 23, 2022
Rep. Wheeler: Democrats fraud Illinois workers & job creators

State Rep. Keith Wheeler (R-Oswego) speaks during debate on SB 2803, the Democrats’ plan that shortchanges the state’s unemployment insurance trust fund. “This bill is an election year fraud that…


Wednesday, March 23, 2022
Rep. Wheeler passes safe drinking water bill for Kendall County communities

State Rep. Keith Wheeler (R-Oswego) speaks on the need to pass Senate Bill 1016 to allow the municipalities of Montgomery, Oswego, and Yorkville to move forward with their effort to…


Friday, March 18, 2022
Representative Wheeler, Senator Holmes to sponsor mobile driver services event in Oswego

Motorists who have been unable to visit a driver services facility to renew their driver’s licenses and purchase vehicle stickers will be able to attend a free mobile unit event…


Wednesday, March 2, 2022
Rep. Wheeler statement on indictment of Speaker Madigan

Assistant Minority Leader Rep. Keith Wheeler, R-Oswego, issued the following statement after the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Illinois announced an indictment of former House Speaker Michael…


Friday, February 25, 2022
Illinois House approves Rep. Wheeler’s women’s health bill

The Illinois House of Representatives voted unanimously on Thursday to approve legislation sponsored by Assistant Minority Leader Rep. Keith Wheeler, R-Oswego, that would require health insurance plans to offer coverage…


Tuesday, February 15, 2022
House Republicans lead JCAR vote to halt Gov. Pritzker’s school mask mandate

The bicameral Joint Committee on Administrative Rules (JCAR) voted 9-0-2 today to block re-implementation of Governor JB Pritzker’s mask mandate for K-12 public and private schools in Illinois in the…


Wednesday, February 2, 2022
Rep. Wheeler statement on Governor’s State of the State/Budget Address

Assistant Minority Leader Rep. Keith Wheeler, R-Oswego, issued the following statement in response to Governor JB Pritzker’s Budget Address delivered from the Old State Capitol today: “The Governor’s overreliance on…


Tuesday, February 1, 2022
Rep. Wheeler files twin bills to force state budget to live within its means

Assistant Minority Leader Rep. Keith Wheeler, R-Oswego, has filed new legislation in the Illinois House of Representatives that would require the General Assembly to adopt a revenue estimate no later…


Thursday, January 27, 2022
Rep. Wheeler files legislation to enact tough criminal penalties on use of “stalkerware”

Assistant Minority Leader Rep. Keith Wheeler, R-Oswego, has filed new legislation in the Illinois House of Representatives to create the criminal offense of illegal electronic monitoring to protect unsuspecting victims…


Wednesday, January 12, 2022
Rep. Wheeler, Rep. Robinson promote support for small business, manufacturing in Illinois

Assistant House Minority Leader Rep. Keith Wheeler, R-Oswego, and Rep. Lamont J. Robinson, D-Chicago, visited construction equipment sales and rental company McCann Industries together on Monday to foster bipartisan understanding…