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Tuesday, March 10, 2020
Advice from the CDC for People at Risk for Serious Illness from COVID-19

Who is at Higher Risk? Early information out of China, where COVID-19 first started, shows that some people are at higher risk of getting very sick from this illness. This…


Tuesday, March 10, 2020
Gov. Pritzker Issues Disaster Proclamation to Fight the Spread of COVID-19

Gov. Pritzker Issues Disaster Proclamation to Build on State’s COVID-19 Response, Unlock Additional Federal Resources Proclamation Formalizes Emergency Procedures Currently Underway Across State Government, Makes New Resources Available; State Continues…


Monday, March 9, 2020
Illinois Spring Trout Fishing Season Opens April 4

Early Spring Catch-and-Release Opportunity Opens March 21 at select sites SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The 2020 Illinois Spring Trout Fishing Season will open Saturday, April 4 at 56 ponds, lakes and…


Monday, March 9, 2020
House Republicans strongly urge the State of Illinois to cooperate with federal law enforcement

House Republicans are gravely concerned to learn that the Illinois Department of Corrections (IDOC), at the apparent direction of the Pritzker administration, has stopped cooperating with federal immigration authorities with…


Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Providing Some Property Tax Relief for Low-Income Seniors

Property taxes are never too far from the top of the list of things that concern Illinois taxpayers, and there is no shortage of proposals to lower them. As we…


Friday, February 28, 2020
Reick, Keicher discuss efforts to protect children from abuse

Monday, February 24, 2020
Sign the Petition! Urge Governor Pritzker to not hold school funding hostage to his tax hike

In his annual budget address this year, Governor J.B. Pritzker proposed withholding $150 million of state funds for local K-12 schools unless voters approve his income tax hike in the November elections….


Friday, February 14, 2020
Rep. Reick Introduces Legislation to Create McHenry County Children and Family Services Agency to Take Over the Duties of DCFS

Woodstock…Today State Representative Steve Reick (R-Woodstock) held a press conference at the McHenry County Government Center to announce that he has filed legislation which will create the McHenry County Children…


Thursday, January 30, 2020
Rep. Reick Responds to Governor Pritzker’s Annual State of the State Address

Springfield… State Representative Steve Reick (R-Woodstock) released the following response to Governor Pritzker’s annual State of the State address. “Governor Pritzker’s State of the State address was well delivered, but…


Thursday, January 16, 2020
Rep. Steve Reick calls for “deep dive” audit of State spending.

The proposal would create a new Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform Act.  Under this Act, a bipartisan 18-member commission would look into the current operations of State government and…