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Thursday, March 17, 2016
WSPY News: Representative Keith Wheeler Gives Kendall County Board a Springfield Update

By Jim Wyman | WSPY News At its meeting on Wednesday morning, the Kendall County Board heard from 50th District Representative Keith Wheeler, who briefed county board members about the…


Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Rep. Wheeler speaks at Aurora Chamber’s “Economic Pulse” Luncheon

Speaking about Illinois’ economic outlook as both a legislator and a 25-year small business owner, State Rep. Keith Wheeler (R-Oswego) joins fellow panelists (from left) Joe Henning, President & CEO…


Friday, March 11, 2016
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: March 11

Budget – House in Recess; Republicans Protest ·         House Democrats take month-long vacation while budget impasse continues; Republicans file letter of protest.  Illinois has moved well into its ninth month…


Thursday, March 3, 2016
Rep. Wheeler to Dems: Get Back to Work Now

Illinois House Republicans, furious about the lack of a state budget and seemingly empty session calendar thus far this year, challenged House Democrat leadership today to not adjourn as scheduled…


Friday, February 26, 2016
Statement on House Bill 6064

The intention of HB 6064 was to provide for the long-term support of hardworking single mothers by strengthening the legal responsibilities of fathers, while also improving the rights of fathers…


Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Rep. Wheeler visits IMSA classrooms in Aurora

Rep. Keith Wheeler (R-Oswego) visited students at the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy (IMSA) in Aurora on Tuesday. Wheeler received a firsthand look at student projects in the Advanced Chemistry:…


Friday, February 19, 2016
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: February 19

FY17 Budget Address ·         Governor delivers budget address to General Assembly.  Governor Bruce Rauner addressed a joint session of the Illinois General Assembly on Wednesday, February 17. In his address,…


Thursday, February 18, 2016
Rep. Wheeler: Governor outlines path to grow jobs, invest in education

Friday, February 5, 2016
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: February 5

Budget – Comptroller’s Report ·         Comptroller Munger warns of $6.2 billion price for budget gridlock.  In a report to Illinois residents on Tuesday, February 2, the Illinois Comptroller projected that…


Thursday, January 28, 2016
VIDEO: Rep. Wheeler: We Need to Create More Jobs in Illinois