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Friday, June 4, 2021
Spring Session Comes to a Close

Spring Session Comes to a Close The Illinois House of Representatives came to early Tuesday morning. It was another spring of bad policy and poor leadership from the House Democrats….


Tuesday, June 1, 2021
Rep. Miller on Passage of FY22 Budget

Springfield… State Representative Chris Miller offered this statement on the Democrat’s state budget passed today on a party-line vote: “The budget rammed through tonight is a monstrosity of burrowed funds,…


Sunday, May 30, 2021
House Resolution Urges IDES Offices to Reopen

Springfield, IL… On Saturday, the Illinois House of Representatives approved House Resolution 226 calling upon the Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) to reopen their public-access public employment offices to…


Saturday, May 29, 2021
Maps; SJRCA11; Ethics Reform; Bad Bills

Update on Legislative Maps This past week, we saw a lot of activity surrounding the drawing of the new legislative districts. Democrats dropped the first map late afternoon on Friday…


Friday, May 21, 2021
IDES; School Choice; Israel; Update from the Farm

Ongoing Failures at IDES On Thursday, my colleagues’ Reps. Ugaste, McLaughlin, Elik, and Sosnowski held a press conference to highlight the continued failure of the Pritzker Administration to fix the…


Friday, May 14, 2021
Update from the Farm; HJR17; FOID; Reimagine Illinois

Update from the Farm Corn is planted and off to a good start, stands to look great. Hit a stretch of rainy weather. Bean planting is delayed but we hope…


Friday, May 7, 2021
HJR17; Pension Costs; Legislative Maps

HJR17 is Held Up A new report from ABC7 in Chicago has highlighted the worsening situation with the Illinois Department of Employment Security. It has gotten to the point where…


Thursday, May 6, 2021
Republicans Discuss Need for Pension Reforms

SPRINGFIELD… State Representative Chris Miller (R-Oakland) joined fellow Republican lawmakers and Wirepoint’s Ted Dabrowski yesterday to discuss the plight of Illinois cities brought on by mandates leveled by the State…


Friday, April 30, 2021
Fair Map Flip Flop; FOID Cards; Bills

Governor Pritzker Flip Flops on Fair Maps In 2018, then governor candidate J.B. Pritzker was asked, “Will you pledge as governor to veto and state legislative map proposal that is…


Tuesday, April 27, 2021
Rep. Miller’s Statement on the Passage of HB2789

SPRINGFIELD… State Representative Chris Miller (R-Oakland) offered the following statement concerning the passage of HB2789 in the House of Representatives last week: “Last week, the Illinois House of Representatives passed…