Veteran state Rep. Allen Skillicorn (R-East Dundee) is leading the charge among Republicans in speaking out against the state's Democrats granting even more power to the House Rules Committee they control.
Newly elected state Rep. Dan Ugaste (R-Geneva) argues you need look no further than the results of a new Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) survey to get an idea of just how much the state has lost its way.
Richard Pearson, executive director of the Illinois State Rifle Association, is warning members that he believes Senate Bill 107, aimed at banning “assault weapons,” will not be the last attack on legal gun owners.
State Rep. Dan Ugaste (R-Geneva) says he can see why some are so shocked at how close his predecessor, Steve Andersson—also a Republican from Geneva—and longtime House Speaker Mike Madigan (D-Chicago) seemed to have become.
Rep. Allen Skilicorn (R-East Dundee) was the featured speaker at a “Talking Illinois Taxes” forum in Gurnee. The event, organized by Don J. Wilson, a former Gurnee Village trustee, was nonpartisan and drew about 30 people.
The Geneva School District 304 Board of Education and the Geneva Education Association (GEA) are slated to resume contract negotiations tonight, with teacher salaries remaining the primary bone of contention.