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Monday, November 9, 2020
Republicans on Special Investigating Committee Demand the Committee Get Back to Work

After learning that yet another meeting of the Special Investigating Committee (SIC) into the conduct of House Speaker Michael J. Madigan was canceled and work of the committee has been…


Friday, November 6, 2020
Rep. Wehrli Promotes Upcoming Free Virtual Veterans Job Fair

Illinois workNet has partnered with the Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) to hold a statewide multi-employer Virtual Job Fair. The event is slated to take place over four days…


Friday, October 30, 2020
Rep. Wehrli Encourages DuPage Businesses to Seek Local Grants as they Face New Mitigation Restrictions

State Representative Grant Wehrli (R-Naperville) wants to make sure restaurants and bars impacted by the COVID-19 resurgence mitigations know about a grant program offered through DuPage County. The $2.5 million…


Wednesday, October 28, 2020
Lilly Insulins to be available for $35/month

Persons who utilize Lilly insulins can now get their Insulin for $35 per month, either through the Lilly Insulin Value Program or through the Part D Senior Savings Model, which federal…


Wednesday, October 28, 2020
Legislative News from Rep. Grant Wehrli

Most of Illinois Now Under Resurgence Mitigations A second wave of COVID-19 infections is hitting Illinois and the rest of the country. Positive test numbers are increasing, and hospital bed…


Friday, October 23, 2020
DuPage House Republicans Renew Push to Get the Deceased Off the Voter Rolls

During the legislative debate involving Democrats’ bill to lower vote by mail requirements, State Representative Deanne Mazzochi (R-Elmhurst) urged Democrats to instead adopt standards from her bill, HB 2513, which…


Thursday, October 22, 2020
Legislative News from Rep. Grant Wehrli

DuPage and Will Counties to Face Heightened COVID-19 Mitigations on Friday As you probably know, DuPage and Will Counties will be moved back into a state of heightened COVID-19 mitigations…


Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Rep. Wehrli Urges Legislative Input for Next Steps as Heightened COVID-19 Mitigations Announced for DuPage and Will Counties

Today Governor JB Pritzker announced that heightened COVID-19 mitigations will take effect on Friday, October 23 for Regions 7 (Will and Kankakee Counties) and 8 (DuPage and Kane Counties). In…


Tuesday, October 20, 2020
COVID-19 ALERT: Heightened Mitigations Coming to DuPage and Will Counties on Oct. 23

I just received word that heightened mitigation strategies will take effect in DuPage and Will Counties (IL Regions 7 and 8) this Friday, October 23. During the mitigation period, which…


Wednesday, October 14, 2020
Legislative News from Rep. Grant Wehrli

Despite Pritzker Mandate, if it Relates to Ethics, It’s on Hold in Illinois During his January State of the State Address this year, Governor JB Pritzker said the General Assembly…