Thursday, June 11, 2020
Miller, House Republicans call for reopening of local IDES offices

With state shutdown-related unemployment claims still unresolved, Representative Miller and many of his Republican colleagues this week called for the immediate reopening of local Department of Employment Security Offices to…

Tuesday, June 9, 2020
The Data Supports Fully Reopening Our Communities

It’s clear that our counties are ready to fully reopen immediately. We should not still be stuck in the Governor’s “Phase 3” restrictions with the City of Chicago.

Wednesday, June 3, 2020
Rep Miller: No More Business “Winners and Losers” in Stay at Home Orders

While small businesses in our area continue to suffer through the Governor Pritzker’s slow and gradual reopening process, State Representative Chris Miller is sponsoring legislation to ensure small businesses will…

Monday, June 1, 2020
Miller, House Republicans Call for State Audit of IDES

State Representative Chris Miller today joined his House Republican colleagues in calling for an audit of the Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) to investigate the agency’s numerous failures during…

Thursday, May 28, 2020
Final Session Week Wrap Up-The Good and Not-So-Good

Quite a lot happened in the four final days of the General Assembly’s spring session last week. Here’s an update on the good and not-so-good news from Springfield. Democrats Pass…

Monday, May 25, 2020
Memorial Day Honors

We remember.

Sunday, May 24, 2020
Rep. Miller: Democrat Budget Reflects Shutdown Fiasco

Statement of State Representative Chris Miller on the Democrat state budget passed today on a party-line vote: “The 2021 State budget rammed through the House today by Democrats is a…

Friday, May 22, 2020
Miller, House Republican legislators form new legislative group to advance reform agenda

The lack of meaningful action to address the state’s financial woes has prompted a group of legislators to create the Illinois Taxpayer Freedom Caucus that will operate within the House…

Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Emergency Rule Criminalizing Businesses Withdrawn!

JCAR Update: Because of significant opposition from the public, and from members of the Joint Committee on Administrative Rules, Governor Pritzker has agreed to repeal his emergency rule that would…

Tuesday, May 19, 2020
Call to Action on Gov’s Emergency Order on Small Businesses

It will take a bi-partisan, supermajority vote in the Joint Committee on Administrative Rules tomorrow to block the Governor’s new rule making criminals of small business owners who need to…