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Over her first few weeks in office, state Rep. Allen Skillicorn (R-East Dundee) claims, Rep. Lauren Underwood (D-Naperville) has already revealed her priorities.
Rep. Keith Wheeler (R-North Aurora) opposed a graduated income tax hike along with other House Republicans during a press conference on Wednesday.
Rep. Dan Ugaste thinks it is time for Illinois lawmakers to take a long, hard look in the mirror.
Rep. Stephanie A. Kifoweit (D-Aurora) introduced a bill created to drive business for hydroponics on Feb. 1 to the House of Representatives.
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.
The Illinois House of Representatives adopted a resolution mourning the death of a World War II veteran who passed away in October.
Illinois's outgoing Republican governor saw a few of his vetoes overridden during the Fall Veto Session in Springfield and a few new laws have been passed, a QUAD city area lawmaker said in a summary recap released last week.
Not all of what Dan Ugaste (R-Geneva) saw during his first week in Springfield could have been what the newly elected Republican lawmaker wanted to see.
Rep. Stephanie Kifowit (D-Aurora) apologized to Rep. Peter Breen (R-Lombard) for her comments on Nov. 27, when she said she wanted to give Breen and his family a broth of legionella.
Karina Villa of the Democratic Party has been declared the winner in the House District 49 race against Republican Tonia Khouri.
Democrat Anna Moeller has been declared the winner in the House District 43 race against Republican Andrew Cuming.
Republican Keith Wheeler has been declared the winner in the House District 50 race against Democrat James Leslie.
Unlike the dynamic four years ago, a majority of the Illinois House races – 56 percent – will be competitive contests pitting major party candidates during the Nov. 6 midterm election.
The number of Illinois House races being contested by major-party candidates on Nov. 6 is up 13.6 percent over the last midterm election in 2014, according to a Prairie State Wire analysis.
Rep. Grant Wehrli (R-Naperville) rebuked Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia (D-Aurora) for insinuating that Gov. Bruce Rauner did not help with the upcoming rehabilitation of the Quincy Veterans’ Home.
Illinois State Reps. Steven Andersson (R-Geneva) and Robert Pritchard (R-Hinckley) voted in support of the so-called “Equal Rights Amendment,” helping to pass the measure 72-45.
Dan Ugaste is desperate to preserve Illinois as the state he’s always prided himself on calling home.
Possibly preempting federal law to bar bifurcated title insurance is questionable, according to three Republican lawmakers.
Workplace safety for healthcare professionals is a priority for the state House of Representatives.