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Thursday, May 10, 2018
State Rep. Steve Reick Returns Interest Payment for Back-Pay to Illinois Comptroller’s Office

Last week State Representative Steve Reick (R-Woodstock) received a check in the mail representing interest earned on back-pay that was withheld from lawmakers during the budget crisis last year. On…


Monday, May 7, 2018
The Reick Report: May 7, 2018

Legislators Return for Final Weeks of Session Lawmakers return to Springfield on Tuesday to begin the final 3 ½ weeks of the spring session. During this time we will consider…


Friday, May 4, 2018
IDOT Kicks Off “Start Seeing Motorcycles” Campaign for Motorcycle Awareness Month

With winter finally in the rear-view mirror, the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) and Gov. Bruce Rauner are encouraging all drivers and motorcycle enthusiasts to be extra cautious as more…


Friday, May 4, 2018
Rep. Steve Reick’s Legislative District to Receive $158,000 in State-Sponsored Library Grants

State Representative Steve Reick (R-Woodstock) announced today that $158,000 in state-sponsored per capita grant money has been approved for libraries in the 63rd Legislative House District. The Public Library Per…


Wednesday, May 2, 2018
VIDEO: Reick Details Changes to Firearms Restraining Order Bill

State Representative Steve Reick is currently serving as a Chief Co-Sponsor of legislation that would allow family members and law enforcement to petition the court for a firearms restraining order…


Monday, April 30, 2018
The Reick Report: April 30, 2018

House Bill Deadline Passes; Budget Talks Take Center Stage The deadline for approval of bills in their chamber of origin was Friday, April 27. Members of the House are in…


Sunday, April 29, 2018
Today is Tax Freedom Day

Happy Tax Freedom Day! This year in Illinois, taxpayers had to work from January 1 through April 29 (119 days!) to pay their combined, federal, state and local tax burden…


Friday, April 27, 2018
Representative Steve Reick Helps Lead Legislative Effort to End Illinois Teacher and Substitute Teacher Shortage

Legislation that aims to address the teacher and substitute teacher shortage in Illinois received unanimous support in the House of Representatives on Wednesday. State Representative Steve Reick (R-Woodstock) was a…


Thursday, April 26, 2018
Rep. Steve Reick Calls For Adoption of Revenue Estimate

State Representative Steve Reick (R-Woodstock) joined Illinois House Republican Leader Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs) today in filing a resolution in support of adopting a revenue estimate in order to begin…


Thursday, April 26, 2018
Representative Steve Reick Serves as Leading Republican Voice on Bill to Allow Emergency Firearms Restraining Orders

A bipartisan coalition of lawmakers is responding to incidents of mass gun violence across the nation with a bill that would provide the courts with the ability to remove firearms…