Friday, May 24th, 2019
Watseka awarded flood prevention grant

Persistence, commitment and dedication paid off for the city and the citizens off Watseka this week as we celebrated the official awarding of $5.3 million to the city for a…

Friday, May 17th, 2019
Touring Iroquois County

Session was unexpectedly cancelled last Friday, so I spent the day visiting some of our neighbors in Iroquois County as part of National Small Business Week. We are lucky to…

Friday, May 10th, 2019
TECH 2019 students visit the Capitol

I was proud this week to welcome to the Capitol several groups of local students visiting for Tech Day 2019. Students from schools across the state came to Springfield to…

Friday, April 26th, 2019
U of I health care forum

I was glad to be part of a panel discussion on health care with Margaret Foran Vaughn, Sinead Rice Madigan and a group of University of Illinois Health Care Policy…

Monday, April 22nd, 2019
Honoring Marvin and Sharon Perzee

Earlier this spring the Illinois House of Representatives recognized Marvin and Sharon Perzee of Iroquois County on their over 50 years of advocating for farms and local fairs in Illinois….

Friday, April 12th, 2019
Visiting the Onarga Chamber

It was nice to get out and visit the Onarga Chamber of Commerce annual meeting on Friday night at the Shagbark Country Club. I was pleased to present a certificate…