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Friday, April 5, 2019
Mattoon Resident Carlos Ortega Honored for His Volunteer Work for “Mattoon in Motion”

Congratulations to Carlos Ortega for being selected foe the Governor’s Volunteer Service Award for 2019! Mr. Ortega is a resident of Mattoon. I was proud to present Mr. Ortega with…


Friday, April 5, 2019
Rep. Miller Defends President Trump on House Floor!

Opposes Hospital Mandate & Retaliation on Cost-Savings State Representative Chris Miller this week defended President Trump on the House Floor and opposed legislation that would mandate each hospital to post…


Thursday, April 4, 2019
George Washington ‘Appeal To Heaven’ Flag Helps Focus attention on ‘National Day of Prayer’ Coming Up on May 2nd

State Representative Chris Miller (R-Oakland) joined several of his legislative colleagues at the Illinois Capitol this week for an opportunity to see the ‘An Appeal to Heaven’ (Pine Tree) Flag….


Monday, April 1, 2019
Illinois State Trooper Day

April 1st of each year is designated as Illinois State Trooper Day, a day to honor the dedicated men and women of the Illinois State Police. Illinois State Trooper Day…


Friday, March 29, 2019
Rep. Miller’s Legislative Update from Springfield

The General Assembly is busy with a multitude of proposals that are bad for Illinois, our families, and working people! Thank you to everyone is becoming engaged in the discussion…


Thursday, March 28, 2019
Rep. Miller Passes First Bill: Helps Charities and Recognizes Veterans

State Representative Chris Miller today passed his first piece of legislation out of the Illinois House. House Bill 1494 will create a 90-day temporary permit to allow for donors to…


Thursday, March 28, 2019
Rep. Miller Helps Lead the Fight for 2nd Amendment Rights in Illinois: Gun Owners Lobby Day at State Capitol

What a great turnout for the I-GOLD event on Wednesday! Illinois Gun Owners Lobby Day helps us to remind the General Assembly that we take our Constitutional Rights seriously! Below…


Tuesday, March 26, 2019
‘Scott’s Law’ Reminder: Slow Down & Move Over for Emergency Lights on the Road

After hearing about the 14th ISP squad car being hit this year, I want to help remind everyone that when you see the emergency lights of a State Trooper, ambulance,…


Monday, March 25, 2019
FFA Students Make “Ag Day” a Success at the Illinois Capitol

Thank you to the students from my district for joining in the “Ag Day” program to remind legislators and state constitutional officers of the importance of agriculture education and making…


Thursday, March 21, 2019
Congratulations to the Arthur Okaw Christian School Girls Basketball Team! 2019 National Champions

Congratulations to the Arthur Okaw Christian School-NACA Division 4 girls basketball 2019 “National Champions.” Today we were able to honor these young ladies in the Illinois House of Representatives. View…