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Friday, July 19, 2024
Rantoul Youth Center Receives $540,000 for Updates

Yesterday, my office was able to attend the presentation ceremony where the Rantoul Youth Center was awarded $540,000 for updates, presented by Congresswoman Robin Kelly. The updates will make crucial…

Wednesday, July 17, 2024
Free 840 Tags to Assist with USDA Compliance

The USDA is requiring all cattle and swine crossing state borders for exhibition, all cattle participating in rodeos, and all dairy cattle to be tagged with electronic identifiers. The Illinois…

Tuesday, July 16, 2024
Thank you- What’s Brewing in Rantoul

A big thank you to everyone who attended my second “What’s Brewing” event yesterday morning in Rantoul! I enjoyed hearing feedback from those who attended and discussing upcoming legislation and…

Monday, July 15, 2024
Sports History

Fun Fact: The term “March Madness” was coined right here in Illinois. Learn more about the Illinoisan behind the now-famous phrase. 

Monday, July 15, 2024
What’s Brewing: Today at 9:30 in Rantoul!

Today’s the day! Swing into the Red Wheel Restaurant in Rantoul from 9:30-10:30 am for a session brief or hear “what’s brewing”! See you soon!

Friday, July 12, 2024
IMA Grant to Danville Metal Stamping Ceremony

Yesterday, I attended the grant ceremony at Danville Metal Stamping with Vermilion Advantage and Senator Paul Faraci where the Illinois Manufacturers’ Association presented a grant to the manufacturer. Danville Metal…

Thursday, July 11, 2024
Lady Emu Caught and Returned Home Safe after 2-year Run

After two years of updates on the loose emu running across central Illinois, Lady Emu has been safely caught and returned back to her home. Read more about her adventures…

Wednesday, July 10, 2024

Decades of poor public policy by Democrats in the General Assembly has put our state in an untenable position. Illinois’ high taxes drive residents away, diminishing our tax base and…

Wednesday, July 10, 2024
Reminder: What’s Brewing Event on July 15th in Rantoul!

My Summer Tour continues! This is my second coffee event, taking place in Rantoul at the Red Wheel Restaurant from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Come by just to say hi or hear…

Tuesday, July 9, 2024
Thank you- What’s Brewing Event

A huge thank you to everyone that came out for my first ever “What’s Brewing” coffee event! It was an excellent event and a great opportunity to hear from some…