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Thursday, February 13, 2020
How to File a Witness Slip

Witness slips are a vital piece of the legislative process. Before a bill is heard in committee, the chairperson will read who has submitted witness slips and whether they support…


Thursday, February 13, 2020
Mazzochi: Increase Local Input for 5G Implementation Process

Responding to local concerns about 5G cell towers in the 47th District, State Representative Deanne Mazzochi (R-Elmhurst) filed legislation to provide an avenue for worried residents to have their voices heard…


Friday, February 7, 2020
Mazzochi Files Legislation To Reinforce Illinois’ HumanTrafficking Laws

State Representative Deanne Mazzochi (R-Elmhurst) today announced her legislation to crackdown on those that commit human trafficking offenses, especially those involving a minor. “Human trafficking continues to be a pervasive…


Thursday, February 6, 2020
Mazzochi Aims to End Aldermanic Privilege

From The Daily Line: A DuPage County lawmaker introduced a measure Tuesday designed to strip Chicago aldermen of decision-making power over ward-level issues, saying state lawmakers should limit city officials’…


Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Mazzochi, McDermed: AVR Rollout Shows We Need to Do More to Preserve Integrity of Voter Rolls

Springfield, IL… Can the dead vote? It’s a pernicious reputation that hangs over Illinois politics that two lawmakers are hoping to address. State Representative Deanne Mazzochi (R-Elmhurst) and State Representative…


Wednesday, January 29, 2020
Rep. Mazzochi Reacts to the State of the State Address

Springfield, IL… State Representative Deanne Mazzochi (R-Elmhurst) released the following statement in response to Governor Pritzker’s State of the State Address: “Illinois deserves a government they can be proud of….


Monday, January 27, 2020
Rep. Mazzochi Celebrates Student Readers

On Saturday, State Representative Deanne Mazzochi brought together the participants in her Winter Reading Book Club to recognize them for their achievement and to have a fun filled afternoon. Attendees…


Friday, January 24, 2020
Mazzochi Seeks Relief for School Districts Facing Skyrocketing Unfunded Mandate Costs

State Representative Deanne Mazzochi (R-Elmhurst) filed legislation to help school districts whose costs are rising from Illinois’ imposing unfunded mandates—which in turn drives local property tax increases.   Over the last…


Friday, January 17, 2020
Rep. Mazzochi to File Legislation Barring Lawmakers from Using Campaign Funds on Legal Fees

Today, State Representative Deanne Mazzochi (R-Elmhurst) announced her intention to file legislation forbidding lawmakers from dipping into their campaign donations to pay legal fees they accumulate due to unethical behavior….


Monday, January 13, 2020
Mazzochi Discusses Property Tax Reform on Flannery Fired Up