Friday, August 26th, 2016
Honoring our veterans; tourism spending up in Illinois

New legislation increases veterans services, honors Gold Star familiesSeveral pieces of legislation to aid Illinois veterans have been signed into law over the past couple of weeks. The bills provide…

Friday, August 19th, 2016
Helping local governments and families of fallen firefighters, Agricultural Education award

Two more bills signed into lawI am proud to report that two more of my bills have been signed into law. House Bill 4603 helps local governments cut down on…

Friday, August 12th, 2016
Legislation affects farmers, state park to honor vets with PTSD

Lots of action affecting agriculture in the spring sessionThe stopgap budget passed by the General Assembly, as well as some other legislation passed by both houses and expected to be…

Friday, August 5th, 2016
New State Job Creation Agency, Concealed Carry Update, Motor Vehicle Renewals Made Easier and More

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). New State job-creation agency is officially unveiled  ‘Intersect Illinois’,…