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Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Wheeler bill to eliminate statute of limitations on prosecuting sexual assault clears House committee

Legislation introduced by State Representative Keith R. Wheeler, R-Oswego, to eliminate the statute of limitations on prosecuting sexual assault offenses has been unanimously approved by the House Judiciary – Criminal…


Sunday, March 24, 2019
Rep. Wheeler celebrates grand reopening of Little White School Museum in Oswego

State Rep. Keith R. Wheeler, R-Oswego, attended the ribbon cutting and Gallery Grand Reopening of the Little White School Museum in Oswego on Sunday. The gallery renovation includes hands-on, digital…


Wednesday, March 20, 2019
House approves Wheeler bill to crack down on child pornography, fraud & other crimes

The Illinois House of Representatives unanimously approved bipartisan legislation today sponsored by Assistant Minority Leader Rep. Keith Wheeler, R-Oswego, that would strengthen the ability of law enforcement and prosecutors to…


Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Rep. Wheeler: Graduated Income Tax Would Hasten Exodus of Jobs, Families out of Illinois

Assistant House Minority Leader Rep. Keith Wheeler, R-Oswego, signed on to co-sponsor House Resolution 153 today, legislation stating opposition to any measure that would allow for the creation of a…


Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Rep. Wheeler reacts to Governor Pritzker’s Budget Address

Assistant House Minority Leader Rep. Keith Wheeler, R-Oswego, issued the following statement today in response to Governor JB Pritzker’s Budget Address to a joint session of the Illinois General Assembly:…


Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Rep. Wheeler Mourns Victims of Aurora Shooting

Friday, February 15, 2019
Rep. Wheeler Statement on Aurora Shooting Incident

NORTH AURORA – Assistant House Minority Leader Rep. Keith Wheeler, R-Oswego, issued the following statement today in response to the shooting at the Henry Platt Company in Aurora: “I would…


Friday, February 15, 2019
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: February 15

BUDGET Moody’s Analytics prepares overall State of Illinois economic forecast.  The Commission on Government Forecasting and Accountability (COGFA), the General Assembly’s nonpartisan budgetary monitoring arm, asked Moody’s Analytics to describe…


Thursday, February 14, 2019
VIDEO: Rep. Wheeler talks impact of minimum wage hike

Friday, February 8, 2019
Rep. Wheeler’s Weekly Roundup: February 8

GENERAL ASSEMBLY Illinois House committees hold first hearings of new session.  Much of the session work of this week was spent in organizing the 39 standing committees of the Illinois House of…