Tuesday, April 14, 2015
House adopts resolution to honor late Kendall County Board member Jessie Hafenrichter

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois House of Representatives unanimously adopted a resolution on Tuesday mourning the death of former Kendall County Board member Jessie Hafenrichter, who passed away in late February….

Sunday, April 12, 2015
Tornado Recovery Information – Donations Needed

KIRKLAND – The Kirkland Fire Department has been and will continue to be the drop off center for ALL donations for the folks effected by Thursday’s tornado. Due to the…

Thursday, April 2, 2015
Wheeler presents resolution to crew of U.S.S. Illinois

CHICAGO – At a special ceremony celebrating the commissioning of the U.S.S. Illinois attended by U.S. Senator Mark Kirk, Governor Bruce Rauner and other dignitaries Wednesday at Navy Pier, State…

Tuesday, March 24, 2015
House adopts Emergency Budget: Rep. Wheeler votes to protect child care, funding for disabled, mental health

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois House of Representatives voted 69-48 on Tuesday to approve an Emergency Budget Bill (HB 318) to close a $1.6 Billion funding shortfall for the current FY…

Thursday, March 12, 2015
Oberweis, Wheeler to host town hall meeting in Elburn

ELBURN – Local residents are invited to attend a Town Hall meeting March 23 in Elburn with State Sen. Jim Oberweis (R-Sugar Grove) and State Rep. Keith Wheeler (R-Oswego). The…

Thursday, March 5, 2015
Support Polar Plunge for Special Olympics

By Keith R. Wheeler (R-Oswego) State Representative, 50th District I am participating in the Polar Plunge for Special Olympics Illinois this Sunday, March 8 at Loon Lake in Yorkville. Ours…

Monday, March 2, 2015
House adopts Wheeler resolution on USS Illinois; income tax check-off & license plate bills move forward

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois House of Representatives adopted a resolution Thursday congratulating the captain and crew of the USS Illinois, the United States Navy’s newest nuclear-powered submarine scheduled to be…

Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Rep. Wheeler: Restoring Illinois’ competitiveness key to overcoming budget challenges

SPRINGFIELD – State Rep. Keith Wheeler (R-Oswego) released the following statement in reaction to Governor Rauner’s budget address delivered to a joint session of the General Assembly today.   “As…

Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Rep. Wheeler takes first in Kane County Farm Bureau “Check-Out Challenge” to benefit Elburn Food Pantry

ELBURN – State Rep. Keith Wheeler (R-Oswego) participated in and was the “top shopper” in the Kane County Farm Bureau’s 14th annual Food Check-Out Challenge Shopping Spree at the Batavia…

Thursday, February 5, 2015
Kane County Chronicle: Local lawmakers praise Rauner’s State of the State address

By Ashley SlobodaKane County Chronicle As State Rep. Keith Wheeler listened to Gov. Bruce Rauner’s State of the State address midday Wednesday, he noticed similarities between the governor’s comments and…