Friday, March 27th, 2015
Governor Rauner Visits the House Floor

Rep. Bennett greeted Governor Rauner on the House Floor Thursday. Thursday evening, the governor signed into law the emergency FY15 budget provisions passed by the House earlier in the week.

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015
Rep. Bennett: Emergency Budget Measures Not Perfect, But Necessary

Statement of State Rep. Tom Bennett on House Bills 317 and 318, the emergency FY 15 budget measures advanced today by the Illinois House: “It’s very unfortunate that former Governor…

Monday, March 23rd, 2015
Rep. Bennett’s Agriculture Advisory Committee Holds First Meeting

To ensure local families, groups and organizations are involved in the legislative decision making process, State Representative Tom Bennett (R-Gibson City) is forming local Advisory Committees. The new 106th District…

Friday, March 13th, 2015
Rep. Bennett’s School Safety Bill Clears House

School Boards in Illinois will be better able to ensure student safety while discussing building security under legislation guided through the Illinois House Thursday by State Representative Tom Bennett. House…

Thursday, March 12th, 2015
Rep. Bennett Wins Unanimous Approval of SIDS Education Enhancement

Rep. Bennett and Judy Jo Arbour present their SIDS education enhancement to the House Human Services Committee New parents in Illinois will be ensured to leave the hospital with good, updated…

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015
Rep. Bennett Advances School Security Measure

 Rep. Bennett (left) and Superintendent Daniel Hollowell  discuss House Bill 1498 in the House State Government Administration Committee State Representative Tom Bennett today advanced legislation in the Illinois House ensuring local…