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Wednesday, August 19, 2020
Op-Ed: Do 16 House Democrats Possess the Political Courage to Force a Change in Leadership?

The following op-ed appeared as a guest commentary piece in The Daily Line on August 19: The indictments keep coming. Last week Senator Terry Link joined former State Rep. Luis…


Wednesday, August 19, 2020
Wehrli Shares Tips for Combatting Unemployment Fraud in Illinois

The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) has partnered with the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR) – Division of Banking and Division of Financial Institutions to work…


Monday, August 17, 2020
Wehrli, House GOP Questions Pritzker Move to Vacate Patronage Ban amid Madigan/ComEd Scandal

In a recent court filing, Governor Pritzker is seeking to vacate a set of court decrees that seek to prevent politically motivated hiring, as well as politically motivated firings or…


Thursday, August 13, 2020
Reps. Wehrli, Windhorst React to Democrat Press Conference on Ethics; Renew Call for Commission to Reconvene

State Representatives Grant Wehrli (R-Naperville) and Patrick Windhorst (R-Metropolis), who serve on the Joint Commission on Ethics and Lobbying Reform, offered their reaction to a press conference held by Illinois…


Thursday, August 13, 2020
Wehrli Shares IDPH Back to School FAQ

This week schools and school districts received a list of frequently asked questions and answers about the return to school during the COVID-19 pandemic. The document was prepared by the…


Thursday, August 13, 2020
DuPage County Expands Small Business Relief Program

The DuPage County Board has voted to remove a restriction from the County’s Reinvest DuPage small business grant relief program.  In May, the Board allocated $7 million in monies received…


Thursday, August 6, 2020
Legislative News from Rep. Grant Wehrli

Wehrli Sponsors Legislation to Strip Madigan of Title of Speaker of the House As the pay-to-play scheme involving ComEd and Speaker of the House Mike Madigan continues to make headlines,…


Thursday, August 6, 2020
POSITIVELY NAPERVILLE: It’s Time for a New Speaker of the House

The following opinion piece was published in the August 1 edition of Positively Naperville: I have written about the dire need for ethics reform in Illinois many times. The most…


Thursday, August 6, 2020
ICC Announces Voluntary Extension of Moratorium on Disconnections by Several Utilities; Naperville Also Extends Moratorium

The Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) has announced that several of the state’s large and small regulated electric, natural gas, water and sewer utilities have voluntarily agreed to keep residential customers…


Wednesday, August 5, 2020
Rep. Grant Wehrli to Partner with Naperville Police Department for FREE Child I.D. Event

State Representative Grant Wehrli (R-Naperville) is offering families from the 41st District (Naperville, Warrenville) an opportunity to obtain free identification cards for their children. The event will be held on…