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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…

Wednesday, March 13, 2024
VIDEO: Rep. Elik Supports Less Taxation to Grow Economy

“I believe our state can and should be more competitive with our border states and it starts with less taxation.” – Rep. Amy Elik

Wednesday, March 6, 2024
Elik Honors Trailblazer in Agriculture, Becky Doyle

Becky Doyle was appointed to lead the Department of Agriculture in 1991 by Governor Jim Edgar. She took the helm of the agency which oversaw our state’s leading industry. The…

Friday, February 9, 2024
Rep. Elik talks about tax relief and state budget priorities

“I would like to see a balanced budget without spending more than what is in the bank account, hence a budget that is based on valid revenue estimates,” said Rep….

Wednesday, February 7, 2024
VIDEO: Rep. Elik Teams Up with Illinois Manufacturers’ to Support Legislative Agenda

State Representative Amy Elik (R-Alton) partnered with the Illinois Manufacturers’ Association (IMA) Education Foundation to push for the passage of legislation designed to build a workforce of the future by…

Friday, May 19, 2023
VIDEO: Rep. Elik Provides Session Update

State Representative Amy Elik discusses her dissatisfaction with the lack of a state budget presented by the self-imposed deadline of Friday, May 19 by the Democrat majority. As Deputy Budgeteer,…

Thursday, May 11, 2023
VIDEO: Rep. Elik’s Discusses Bill to Suspend Indicted Politicians Pension Benefit

Illinois is plagued with corruption and the recent ‘ComEd 4’ verdict tied to former House Speaker Mike Madigan reaffirms what has been wrong with our state government for decades and…

Saturday, April 1, 2023
Rep. Elik Designates IL Route 140 “Cpl. Tommy Miller Memorial Highway”

The Illinois House of Representatives adopted HJR 21 on Thursday designating Illinois Route 140 as it travels through Meadowbrook as the ‘Cpl. Tommy N. Miller Memorial Highway’. The resolution was…

Thursday, March 23, 2023
Rep. Elik Partners with Manufacturers to Increase Training, Strengthen Workforce

On Wednesday Rep. Amy Elik partnered with the Illinois Manufacturers’ Association (IMA) to discuss legislation she sponsored to explore ways to build career pathways for students and remove barriers that…

Friday, March 3, 2023
In Honor of Women’s History Month, Rep. Elik Recognizes Channy Lyons

In Honor of Women’s History Month, I recognized Channy Lyons during the House session yesterday. We appreciate and acknowledge her commitment to promoting the work of women artists from throughout…