Monday, September 4, 2023
School Choice Scholarship Update

The Governor just said: “I’ve made it my mission to ensure that our students get the quality education they deserve.” ISBE data shows that 7% of Rockford’s Black third-graders, 16%…

Friday, September 1, 2023
Upcoming Flu Vaccine Event

Mark your calendars! Our office is hosting a flu vaccine event on September 5th from 10:00am – 1:00pm at the Algonquin Township building in Crystal Lake. For more information, call…

Wednesday, August 30, 2023
Remember to Support your Local Food Pantry

I delivered a little over 425 pounds of beef at the Wonder Lake Neighbors Food Pantry today, from the steer I bought at the McHenry County Fair. This will only last a…

Tuesday, August 29, 2023
Senior Services Associates Legislative Event

I visited yesterday with senior citizens, staff and fellow legislators at Senior Services Associates in Crystal Lake. We talked about the needs and concerns of senior citizens in the district. 

Monday, August 28, 2023
Today, we honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

On this day 60 years ago, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered one of the most influential and memorable speeches in history. On August 28, 1963, during the March on…

Saturday, August 26, 2023
Happy National Dog Day!

Happy National Dog Day! Zoë says to check out my recent Reick Report:

Friday, August 25, 2023
Back to Illinois High School Football Season

Friday nights just got a little bit better with high school football season kicking off across Illinois. Wishing all our student-athletes a great season ahead!

Friday, August 25, 2023
Corruption, Pensions, Nuclear NIMBY, Old Trains and Storytelling!

Legislative Update: Thanks to everyone who participated in our shred event and food drive last Saturday. We had 107 cars come through and everyone was generous with their donations of…

Wednesday, August 16, 2023
National Airborne Day

National Airborne Day is observed on August 16th each year to commemorate the first official American parachute jump, made in 1940 by the U.S. Army’s Parachute Test Platoon. Today we…

Wednesday, August 16, 2023
Our Students are Heading Back To School

Students across Illinois are heading back to school in the coming weeks. Please be cautious on the roads and look out for students walking, biking, and catching the bus on…