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Friday, April 19, 2024
Rep. Elik’s Bill Protecting Student Victims From Abuse Passes House

Springfield, IL…House Bill 4241, sponsored by State Representative Amy Elik (R-Alton), passed the House unanimously today. This bill amends the Sex Offenses Article of the Criminal Code and ensures that…


Friday, April 19, 2024
Rep. Elik’s Bill Allowing Green Lights To Be Utilized By Certain Emergency Service Vehicles Passes House

Springfield, IL…House Bill 4255, introduced by State Representative Amy Elik (R-Alton), unanimously passed the House Thursday. The legislation will make Illinois roadways safer for motorists as they approach stopped or…


Thursday, April 18, 2024
Thank You Linemen For All You Do!

National Lineman Appreciation Day honors the hard work done by the men and women who keep the power on for all Americans. Linemen work around the clock, often in dangerous…


Thursday, April 18, 2024
Rep. Elik’s Bill To Help Address Teacher Shortages Passes House Unanimously

SPRINGFIELD, IL … – House Bill 4662, sponsored by State Representative Amy Elik (R-Alton), unanimously passed the House this week. The bill extends the sunset of an existing program that…


Wednesday, April 17, 2024
Illinois Cannot Tax Its Way to Prosperity

We can’t tax our way to prosperity. Rather than saddling our already overburdened residents and job creators with more taxes, our focus should be on growing our state. Unfortunately, Democrats…


Tuesday, April 16, 2024
National Work Zone Awareness Week

This National Work Zone Awareness Week, remember to move over and slow down when approaching work zones. With the summer construction season right around the corner, we all need to…


Monday, April 15, 2024
Don’t Forget to File Your Taxes!

Just a reminder that today is Tax Day. Be sure to file your taxes by the end of the day.


Friday, April 12, 2024
Supreme Court Decision Could Impact Corruption Trials in Illinois

Here’s how a U.S. Supreme Court decision on an Indiana bribery case could impact corruption trials in Illinois. What crosses line into public corruption? Supreme Court’s answer could have big…


Wednesday, April 3, 2024
Elik Passes Bill Out of Committee To Make Roadways Safer

Today State Representative Amy Elik passed legislation out of the House Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee to help make traveling on Illinois roadways safer when approaching a tow truck vehicle…


Sunday, March 31, 2024
Happy Easter!

Happy Easter! Wishing everyone who celebrates a peaceful and joyous day with family and friends.