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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…


Monday, September 28, 2020
Rep. Wheeler named Manufacturing Champion by Illinois Manufacturers’ Association

Representative Keith Wheeler has earned the distinction of “Manufacturing Champion” from the Illinois Manufacturers’ Association (IMA) on the strength of his voting record during the 2019-2020 legislative session. Representative Wheeler…


Wednesday, August 26, 2020
Rep. Wheeler, Sen. Oberweis to host Drive Thru Flu Shots in North Aurora

Citizens wishing to get a seasonal flu shot will have an opportunity at a Drive Thru Flu Shot clinic on September 2 in North Aurora hosted by State Sen. Jim…


Friday, August 14, 2020
Rep. Keith Wheeler named Champion of Free Enterprise by Illinois Chamber of Commerce

Illinois State Representative Keith Wheeler (R-Oswego) has been named a Champion of Free Enterprise, an award given by the Illinois Chamber of Commerce to legislators who have made special contributions…


Thursday, August 6, 2020
State offering rental, mortgage assistance to Illinois residents impacted by COVID-19

The Illinois Housing Development Authority (IDHA) is offering rental and mortgage assistance to eligible residents impacted by COVID-19, State Representative Keith Wheeler (R-Oswego) announced today. The Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA)…