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Tuesday, April 16, 2024
Schweizer Co-Sponsors Successful Bill to Increase Reporting Physical and Sexual Abuse

SPRINGFIELD, IL… State Representative Brandun Schweizer (R-Danville) is a chief co-sponsor of legislation that passed out of the House on April 15, 2024. House Bill 4350 mandates certain establishments, like…


Monday, April 15, 2024
Rep. Schweizer Launches Summer Legislative Internship Program, Looking for Applicants

DANVILLE, IL… State Representative Brandun Schweizer is looking for qualified candidates to apply for his Summer Legislative Internship Program for Summer 2024.  Candidates in high school or college that are…


Thursday, April 11, 2024
Rep. Schweizer Passes First Bill out of Committee, Requires Notice of Health Care Benefit Changes

SPRINGFIELD, IL… State Representative Brandun Schweizer (R-Danville) passed his first bill out of the Pensions and Personnel House Committee last week. His bill, House Bill 4972 requires the Central Management…


Thursday, April 4, 2024
Rep. Schweizer Reacts to the Closure of Quaker Oats Factory in Danville

DANVILLE, Illinois… State Representative Brandun Schweizer (R-Danville) issued the following statement after news broke on Wednesday that the Quaker Oats factory in Danville will be permanently closing its doors as of June…


Friday, March 22, 2024
State Representative Brandun Schweizer honors Dr. Mary Edwards Walker for Women’s History Month

For Women’s History Month, I honored Dr. Mary Edwards Walker, the first and only woman to be awarded the Presidential Medal of Honor. Additionally, I mentioned our House Republican Caucus…


Tuesday, March 12, 2024
Human Trafficking Legislation Hits Home For Rep. Schweizer 

SPRINGFIELD, IL… This past week, five men were arrested in Danville on felony charges, including Indecent Solicitation and Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse of a Child, Traveling to Meet a Child,…


Wednesday, March 6, 2024
Rep. Schweizer Invites Two Local Women Leaders to 3rd Annual Emerging Women Leaders Conference

SPRINGFIELD, Illinois… State Representative Brandun Schweizer (R-Danville) invited two guests from the 104th District to attend the third annual Emerging Women Leaders Conference (EWL), hosted by Illinois House Republican women…


Wednesday, February 21, 2024
Rep. Schweizer Reacts to Governor’s State of the State Address

SPRINGFIELD, Illinois… State Representative Brandun Schweizer (R-Danville) issued the following reaction to Governor JB Pritzker’s annual State of the State and Budget Address delivered to a joint session of both…


Thursday, February 8, 2024
Rep. Schweizer Files First Bill Requiring Enhanced Notification of State Retiree Health Care Changes

SPRINGFIELD, Illinois… This week, State Representative Brandun Schweizer (R-Danville) filed his first bill in the Illinois General Assembly. House Bill 4972 requires the Central Management System, the state agency responsible…


Wednesday, January 31, 2024
Rep. Schweizer Condemns Legislation Aimed at Removing Most Reasons for Traffic Stops, Calls for Greater Support of Law Enforcement Officers

DANVILLE, Illinois… In late January, House Bill 4603 was filed in the Illinois House that would have prohibited police officers from making routine traffic stops based on the following: State…