Illinois state Sen. Don Harmon (D-Oak Park) doesn't want to discuss his "one-liner" about a conspiracy he alleges would shut down most of Illinois' newspapers or his continued opposition to legislation that could save the cash-strapped state millions.
State Rep. Dan Ugaste (R-Geneva) does not deny that Illinois is in desperate need of infrastructure upgrades and road repair work, he just thinks there is a better way to do it than how Democratic lawmakers in Springfield are proposing.
Legislation that would extend state student aid eligibility to undocumented immigrants, on the governor's desk unsigned for about a week, will not be any easier to fund than the current program, State Sen. Jim Oberweis (R-Sugar Grove) said during a recent interview.
Illinois State Rep. Allen Skillicorn (R-East Dundee) laments that since formally taking office earlier this year, Democratic U.S. Rep. Lauren Underwood (Naperville) has grown even more out of touch with her 14th Congressional District constituents.
Republican state Rep. Allen Skillicorn (East Dundee) is speaking out against legislation now being proposed that would drastically raise everything from the state’s gas tax to the fee charged for driver’s licenses.
Senator Jim Oberweis and Representative Keith Wheeler of Oswego are teaming with the Yorkville Public Library to host a free seminar May 6 to provide consumers with important information about fraud prevention.