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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…

Wednesday, March 1, 2023
VIDEO: Elik Tribute to former Rep. Bob Walters

On Wednesday, Representative Amy Elik paid tribute to her friend, mentor, and coach – former State Rep. Bob Walters.

Tuesday, January 31, 2023
VIDEO: Elik Discusses Need for Balanced & Transparent Budget

“As a Certified Public Accountant, I know firsthand the importance of good budgeting practices and accountability. With inflation seriously impacting every families’ household budget, our constituents rely on their elected…

Wednesday, March 16, 2022
Rep. Elik Co-Sponsors Legislation to Ease the Pain at the Pump and Reduce Taxes on Consumer Goods

While consumer prices and the price at the pump continue to rise, House Republican lawmakers, including State Representative Amy Elik (R-Fosterburg) are advocating for reforms to provide relief for Illinois…

Thursday, January 6, 2022
VIDEO: Elik Speaks Out Against Democrats’ Plan to Change the Rules to Elect More Judges

On Wednesday night (January 5) I spoke against the Democrats’ plan to provide them a competitive advantage to elect more Democrat judges in Madison County. This plan adds more politics…

Wednesday, May 5, 2021
Eldon ‘Twirp’ Williams Memorial Highway Adopted by House

The House adopted HJR 26 today designating the portion of Illinois Route 111 along Godfrey Road from Stamper Lane to Crestwood Drive as the “Eldon ‘Twirp’ Williams Memorial Highway”. “Eldon…