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Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Concerned Citizens Get Involved with the Legislative Process: File Witness Slips to Voice Your Opinions!

Monday, March 18, 2019
LEGISLATORS HELP WOMEN PURSUING A RETURN TO EDUCATION

(Springfield) – The Conference of Women Legislators (COWL), a bipartisan, bicameral, nonprofit organization of women legislators in the Illinois General Assembly, announce their 2019-2020 Scholarship Award Program. COWL created the…


Monday, March 4, 2019
Illinois Secretary of State makes census grants available

The Illinois Complete Count Commission chaired by Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White announced that $4 million in grant funding is now available for community organizations to apply for involving…


Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Rep. Mazzochi: Pritzker’s budget is full of gimmicks and tricks

Tuesday, February 5, 2019
State Rep. Deanne Mazzochi appointed to six key committees

State Representative Deanne Mazzochi (R-Elmhurst) today announced that she has received her committee appointments for the 101st General Assembly: “I am very pleased to be able to serve the people…


Thursday, January 31, 2019
Deanne Mazzochi votes against Madigan’s House Rules

Rejects legislators “vesting that power in one man, who can’t be appealed, who can’t be suspended.” State Representative Deanne Mazzochi (R-Elmhurst) released the following statement after Democrats unanimously adopted House…


Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Illinois activates emergency preparedness plan in response to polar vortex

Prepare Now for Winter Weather The threat of potential life-threatening, record breaking wind chills has prompted the Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) to begin coordinating with other state agencies on…


Monday, January 28, 2019
Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois Scholarship Program

Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois is a teacher preparation and scholarship program that identifies talented high school seniors, as well as first- and second-year college students who have the promise…


Thursday, January 17, 2019
2019 Tax Information: New Forms, New Deductions, New Tax Season

The Illinois CPA Society Points Out What’s Different in 2019  CHICAGO, January 15, 2019 – As a new tax season gets underway, the Illinois CPA Society has a rundown of…


Monday, January 14, 2019
Thirteen Freshman legislators sworn into the 101st General Assembly

13 Republican lawmakers took the oath of office and joined the ranks of the Freshman class of the 101st General Assembly. Darren Bailey State Representative 109th District Darren Bailey was born…