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Friday, November 3, 2023
Capitol Update

Public Hearing on Firearm Ban Rules Nov. 6 in Caseyville The Illinois State Police (ISP) is hosting a public hearing concerning the registration of firearms in the Metro East on…

Wednesday, November 1, 2023
What to do if you are being impersonated on social media

Social media has become a pillar of many people’s daily lives, with 59 percent of the global population (4.65 billion) using at least one platform. In the U.S., the numbers are…

Tuesday, October 31, 2023
Staying Safe for Halloween

The celebration of Halloween has been around for more than a thousand years. Originally a religious observance, today Halloween is considered a holiday for dress-up and fun, especially for children. By…

Saturday, October 28, 2023
National First Responders Day

This National First Responders Day we honor the courage and commitment of our police, fire, EMS, and dispatchers. Thank you to all these heroes who work every day to keep…

Friday, October 27, 2023
House adjourned this week

The House adjourned this week after only two days of session. Democrats have yet to call any legislation to address the major issues facing our state, choosing instead to once…

Friday, October 27, 2023
Small Business Seminar Nov. 1

Don’t forget! Madison County Community Development and the Leadership Council of Southwestern Illinois will be hosting a Small Business Seminar. Registration is free!

Friday, October 27, 2023
Happy Navy Day

Today, we celebrate Navy Day in honor of all those who have served in the United States Navy. Thank you to sailors past and present for your dedication to our…

Thursday, October 26, 2023
National Day of the Deployed

God bless all those serving overseas this National Day of the Deployed. Let us honor our nation’s heroes and recognize the sacrifices of our servicemembers and their loved ones during…

Tuesday, October 24, 2023
Veto Session Starts Today

The first day of the legislative veto session begins this afternoon. Over the next several weeks we have the opportunity to make a difference for the people we represent. Here…

Friday, October 20, 2023
Firearm registration period remains open as State Police seeks further input

The Illinois State Police have agreed to hold additional public hearings about the registration process under Democrats’ firearms ban and may refine the rules before they become permanent next year.