Friday, June 24th, 2016
Road construction in jeopardy; working groups still working

As always, you can contact me via webform at www.repbennett.com, or by phone at (815) 844-9179 (Pontiac) or (815) 432-0106 (Watseka). Continuing budget stalemate threatens road and bridge maintenanceIllinois’ lack…

Monday, June 20th, 2016
Bennett to host Senior Fair in Pontiac June 28

State Representative Tom Bennett will host a FREE Senior Fair from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Tuesday June 28 at the Pontiac Recreation Center, which is located at 900…

Friday, June 17th, 2016
Push for education funding continues; state faces another credit downgrade

House Republicans continue to push for 2016-17 school fundingThe House Republican Caucus has been working with all sides, including Governor Rauner and rank-and-file Democrats, to ensure that funding is in…

Friday, June 10th, 2016
Legislation to ensure schools open on time, progress on budget talks?

As always, you can contact me via webform at www.repbennett.com. House Republicans file legislation to ensure schools open during ongoing budget stalemateOne year ago, Illinois public schools and their pupils were…

Friday, June 3rd, 2016
General Assembly has much work to do; several Bennett bills pass both houses

As always, you can contact me via webform at www.repbennett.com. General Assembly wraps up regular spring session with much work left to do After five roller-coaster months, the Illinois House…