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Friday, May 24th, 2019
Legislation Mandating 99.9% Clean Air Standards Near Sterilization Plants Clears Illinois House

Last summer a cancer cluster was identified in the area immediately surrounding the Sterigenics sterilization plant in west suburban Willowbrook. On Friday, the House of Representatives passed pivotal legislation that…

Friday, May 24th, 2019
Legislation that Removes Statute of Limitations for Sexual Assaults Heads to Governor for Final Action

Legislation that removes the statute of limitations for prosecuting sexual assault offences is on its way to Governor JB Pritzker for his signature. State Representative Grant Wehrli (R-Naperville) is the…

Thursday, May 23rd, 2019
Wehrli Legislation that Provides Greater Local Oversight over Adult Businesses Sails through House

State Representative Grant Wehrli (R-Naperville) passed legislation today that would provide for greater local control in DuPage County for the operation of adult entertainment businesses. SB 1580 seeks to amend…

Tuesday, May 21st, 2019
Rep. Wehrli Congratulates NCHS Boys Water Polo Team on Back-to-Back State Titles
Monday, May 20th, 2019
Legislative Update: May 20, 2019

House Hearing Set for Graduated Income Tax Lawmakers return to the Capitol today (Monday) for the final 11 days of the spring legislative session. Beginning today, we are scheduled to…

Friday, May 17th, 2019
Rep. Wehrli Urges Majority Party to Balance FY20 Budget with No New Taxes
Thursday, May 16th, 2019
Rep. Grant Wehrli: We Can Balance the FY20 Budget Without Digging Deeper into Taxpayer Pockets

Based on revised and confirmed revenue numbers for the next fiscal year, members of the House Republican Caucus reiterated their belief on Thursday that the Fiscal Year 2020 (FY20) budget…

Wednesday, May 8th, 2019
Positively Naperville: Key Items Remain in Session’s Final Month

Lawmakers are back in Springfield for the final weeks of the spring session, and while we’ve been meeting regularly since mid-January, the most impactful legislative initiatives have, as usual, been…

Wednesday, May 8th, 2019
Rep. Wehrli Thanks Influential Teachers during Teacher Appreciation Week

It’s Teacher Appreciation Week in Illinois, and this morning State Representative Grant Wehrli (R-Naperville) took a moment to thank the teachers that influenced his life, and sent his appreciation to…

Monday, May 6th, 2019
Legislative Update: May 6, 2019

Wehrli Urges Pritzker to Get His Own Finances Under Control Before Pushing New Income Tax Plan Earlier this month Illinoisans learned that Governor JB Pritzker is under federal investigation for…