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As Republicans Push for Subpoenas and Testimony, SIC Democrats Shut Down ComEd-Madigan Investigation
December 14th, 2020
Wehrli Secures $3 Million Grant for Little Friends, Inc.
November 30th, 2020
In Light of New Indictment, House Republicans tell SIC Chair to Stop Stalling, Reconvene Investigating Committee Immediately
November 19th, 2020
Rep. Grant Wehrli Announces $3.1 Million in Museum Grants Coming to DuPage/Will Counties
November 19th, 2020
Republicans on Special Investigating Committee Demand the Committee Get Back to Work
November 9th, 2020
Rep. Wehrli Encourages DuPage Businesses to Seek Local Grants as they Face New Mitigation Restrictions
October 30th, 2020
DuPage House Republicans Renew Push to Get the Deceased Off the Voter Rolls
October 23rd, 2020
Wehrli Summer I-Cash Push Puts Nearly $3 Million Back into Hands of 41st District Residents
October 9th, 2020
Wehrli Questions Integrity of SIC Chair, Calls on Governor Pritzker to Demand Madigan’s Resignation
October 6th, 2020
Rep. Wehrli Recognized for Strong Support of IL Farmers/Agriculture
October 2nd, 2020
Representatives Wehrli, Demmer and Mazzochi Renew Call for Use of Subpoenas in Special Investigation into Mike Madigan
October 1st, 2020
Rep. Grant Wehrli Earns Highest Environmental Voting Score of any House/Senate Republican; Named “Lifetime Environmental Champion” by IL Environmental Council
September 21st, 2020
Rep. Grant Wehrli Named “Champion of Manufacturing” for Support of Manufacturing Industry in Illinois
September 18th, 2020
U.S Attorney’s Office Sends Official Response to Parameters for Special Investigating Committee; Wehrli Responds
September 17th, 2020
Rep. Grant Wehrli Leads Call to Assist Families Saddled with Remote Learning Costs
September 17th, 2020
Wehrli Hosts Successful Child ID Event
August 24th, 2020
House, Senate Republicans Demand Meetings of Joint Commission on Ethics & Lobbying Reform Resume Immediately
August 24th, 2020
Wehrli, House GOP Questions Pritzker Move to Vacate Patronage Ban amid Madigan/ComEd Scandal
August 17th, 2020
Reps. Wehrli, Windhorst React to Democrat Press Conference on Ethics; Renew Call for Commission to Reconvene
August 13th, 2020
Rep. Grant Wehrli to Partner with Naperville Police Department for FREE Child I.D. Event
August 5th, 2020
Wehrli Co-Sponsors Resolution to Strip Madigan of the Title of Speaker of the House
July 30th, 2020
Wehrli, House Republicans Urge Pritzker to Call for Special Session on Ethics
July 21st, 2020
Wehrli Renews Call for Deep, Independent Audit of IDES
July 10th, 2020
Rep. Wehrli Reacts to Rejection of IDPH Permit for Naperville’s Centennial Beach
June 9th, 2020
Rep. Wehrli Offers Video Conferencing to Help Connect with Constituents
May 28th, 2020
Rep. Grant Wehrli Co-sponsors Resolution to Remove Graduated Income Tax Question from November Ballot
May 21st, 2020
Rep. Wehrli Seeks to Decrease Lawmaker Pay in Wake of COVID-19 Crisis
May 20th, 2020
Wehrli, House Republicans Urge Pritzker to Consider Mental Health Ramifications of Long-Term Social Isolation
May 18th, 2020
Rep. Wehrli, House Republicans to File Legislation Leveling Business Playing Field during COVID-19 Crisis
May 12th, 2020
Wehrli, House Republicans Call For Immediate Remedies to Unemployment Failures at IDES
April 13th, 2020
State Rep. Grant Wehrli Applauds Steps Taken to Assist Taxpayers and Small Business Owners during Public Health Crisis
March 25th, 2020
Little Friends Inc. Presents Highest Award for Community Service to State Representative Grant Wehrli
March 10th, 2020
IL Census to Begin This Week
March 9th, 2020
Rep. Grant Wehrli Sets Mobile Office Hours for March 6
March 4th, 2020
State Representative Grant Wehrli to Partner with Safe DuPage for Public Safety Forum
February 24th, 2020
State Rep. Grant Wehrli Champions Bill to Reverse 555% Fee Hike for Small Trailer License Plates
February 19th, 2020
VIDEO: How to File a Witness Slip
February 10th, 2020
ABC7 Takes Aim at IL Corruption in “Crooked Illinois”
February 5th, 2020
Guest Column: New Year Provides New Opportunities for Ethics Reform
February 4th, 2020
Rep. Wehrli Responds to Pritzker State of the State Address
January 29th, 2020
Rep. Grant Wehrli, House Republican Leaders Outline Legislative Goals for 2020
January 28th, 2020
Rep. Wehrli to Host ‘Addressing Corruption’ Town Hall on Jan. 23
January 16th, 2020
Wehrli Bemoans Another Useless, Failed Democrat Led Task Force
January 8th, 2020
Wehrli Appointed to Newly Formed Ethics Commission
November 19th, 2019
Wehrli Says More Needed After Meager Ethics Reform Vote
November 14th, 2019
Wehrli Continues Push for Ethics Reform with Call for Sweeping New Legislative Package
November 12th, 2019
Reps Wehrli, Grant, & Mazzochi Hosting Seminar to Help Local Governments and Non-Profits Earn GATA Certification
November 4th, 2019
Rep. Grant Wehrli to Serve on Offshore Wind Energy Task Force
October 21st, 2019
Wehrli Encourages Residents to Participate in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day
October 21st, 2019
Rep. Grant Wehrli Serves as “Principal for a Day” at Neuqua Valley School in Naperville
October 15th, 2019
Rep. Grant Wehrli Sets Mobile Office Hours for Oct. 23
October 15th, 2019
Wehrli Asks IL Judicial Inquiry Board to Investigate Potential Conflicts of Interest of Supreme Court Justice Anne Burke
October 9th, 2019
Naperville Public Television Interviews Rep. Grant Wehrli as Part of Vaping Segment
October 4th, 2019
Rep. Grant Wehrli Renews Effort to Ban Red Light Cameras
October 3rd, 2019
CDC Report Underscores Need to Include THC Products when Considering a Flavored Nicotine Ban
September 27th, 2019
Rep. Grant Wehrli Hosts Successful Town Hall Meeting in Warrenville
September 27th, 2019
Rep. Wehrli Files Bill to Ban Flavored Tobacco Products
September 17th, 2019
Rep. Wehrli to Host Open Topics Town Hall in Warrenville
September 17th, 2019
DuPage County Republicans Partner with Sheriff James Mendrick to Fight Opioid Crisis
September 12th, 2019
Rep. Wehrli Hosts Successful Town Hall in Naperville
September 11th, 2019
Rep. Wehrli Champions New Laws that Benefit Illinois Women, Children and Families
September 10th, 2019
Rep. Wehrli Responds to Sterigenics Ruling with Filing of Local Control Legislation
September 6th, 2019
Rep. Grant Wehrli to Host Open Topics Town Hall Meeting
September 4th, 2019
Wehrli Bill that Streamlines Licensing Process for Illinois Social Workers Signed into Law
September 3rd, 2019
Hundreds Attend Rep. Grant Wehrli’s Children’s Health & Safety Expo
August 26th, 2019
Wehrli to Host Interactive Children’s Health & Safety Expo
August 15th, 2019
Rep. Grant Wehrli Offers 2019 Legislative Survey
August 13th, 2019
Wehrli to Host Wednesdays with Wehrli on August 14
August 9th, 2019
New Safeguards to Protect Groundwater Supply near Coal Ash Pits Signed into Law
July 31st, 2019
Rep. Grant Wehrli to Serve on Property Tax Relief Task Force
July 17th, 2019
Governor Signs Wehrli Legislation that Ensures Balance and Experience on Park District Boards
July 15th, 2019
A Day in the Life: Representative Grant Wehrli
June 25th, 2019
Rep. Wehrli Recognizes Naperville American Legion Post 43 with Honorary House Resolution
June 19th, 2019
Wehrli Commemorates 100th Anniversary of Illinois’ Ratification of 19th Amendment Guaranteeing Women the Right to Vote
June 10th, 2019
Rep. Grant Wehrli Supports Pro-Jobs Reforms to Grow Illinois’ Economy
June 6th, 2019
Rep. Wehrli to Host Mobile Office Hours on June 14
June 5th, 2019
Rep. Grant Wehrli Points to Flawed Process when Rejecting Fiscal Year 2020 Budget
June 3rd, 2019
Representative Grant Wehrli Votes Against Legalization of Recreational Marijuana
May 31st, 2019
Rep. Grant Wehrli Rejects Graduated Income Tax Proposal
May 27th, 2019
Legislation Mandating 99.9% Clean Air Standards Near Sterilization Plants Clears Illinois House
May 24th, 2019
Legislation that Removes Statute of Limitations for Sexual Assaults Heads to Governor for Final Action
May 24th, 2019
Wehrli Legislation that Provides Greater Local Oversight over Adult Businesses Sails through House
May 23rd, 2019
Rep. Grant Wehrli: We Can Balance the FY20 Budget Without Digging Deeper into Taxpayer Pockets
May 16th, 2019
Positively Naperville: Key Items Remain in Session’s Final Month
May 8th, 2019
House Republicans Urge Pritzker to Get His Own Finances Under Control Before Pushing New Income Tax Plan
May 1st, 2019
Rep. Wehrli Draws Large Crowd for Town Hall Meeting
April 25th, 2019
Rep. Grant Wehrli to Host Open Topics Town Hall Meeting
April 19th, 2019
Rep. Wehrli Participates in Lawmaker Panel on Chicago Tonight
April 16th, 2019
Large Crowd Gathers for Wehrli Environmental Town Hall
April 16th, 2019
Rep. Wehrli’s “Double-Dipping” Bill Clears IL House
April 11th, 2019
Bill to Prevent Accidental Hot Water Scaldings Receives Unanimous House Approval
April 10th, 2019
Rep. Wehrli Welcomes Naperville Leader to Springfield for Women’s Recognition Event
April 9th, 2019
VIDEO: Rep. Wehrli Argues Against Unaffordable, Politically-Motivated Program
April 6th, 2019
House Republicans Renew Opposition to Graduated Income Tax
April 5th, 2019
Rep. Wehrli Welcomes Edward-Elmhurst Health to Capitol
April 3rd, 2019
Wehrli to Co-Host Environmental Town Hall Meeting
April 3rd, 2019
House Republicans Renew Opposition to Pritzker’s Graduated Tax
April 2nd, 2019
Wehrli Legislation to Ensure Balance and Experience on Park District Boards Gains Unanimous House Approval
March 20th, 2019
Wehrli Welcomes HOSA to Springfield for Annual Conference
March 13th, 2019
Rep. Wehrli to Host Mobile Office Hours on Friday, April 8
March 6th, 2019
Wehrli Signs On as Chief Co-Sponsor of Clean Energy Jobs Act
March 1st, 2019
Representative Grant Wehrli Stands with House Republican Caucus in Opposition to Graduated Income Tax
February 27th, 2019
Rep. Wehrli to Launch Mobile Office Hours Tour
February 25th, 2019
Wehrli Champions Improved Ballot Transparency through Taxpayer Advocate and Empowerment Act
February 19th, 2019
State Champion Naperville North Varsity Dance Team Honored through Wehrli House Resolution
February 7th, 2019
Positively Naperville: House Rules Channel Greater Power to Majority Party Lawmakers
February 5th, 2019
Rep. Wehrli to Serve as Republican Spokesperson for Influential Labor & Commerce Committee
February 4th, 2019
Rep. Wehrli Signs On as Chief Co-Sponsor of Bill to Institute Term Limits for Legislative Leaders
January 31st, 2019
Rep. Grant Wehrli Hosts Informational Session on BNSF Line Service Disruptions
January 28th, 2019
Positively Naperville: Working Together
January 24th, 2019
Rep. Wehrli Seeks to End Gerrymandered Political Maps
January 22nd, 2019
Rep. Wehrli Appointed to House Republican Leadership Team for 101st General Assembly
January 16th, 2019
Rep. Wehrli to Host BNSF Service Reliability Town Hall in Naperville on Jan. 26
January 11th, 2019
Representative Grant Wehrli Takes Oath of Office for Third Term in Illinois General Assembly
January 9th, 2019
Wehrli’s Legislative Update: Jan. 2, 2019
January 2nd, 2019
Rep. Wehrli Recognized for Support of New Law that Assists Disabled Persons
December 19th, 2018
Rep. Wehrli Named “Friend of Agriculture”
October 3rd, 2018
Rep. Wehrli To Receive Champion of Free Enterprise Award
September 24th, 2018
Rep. Wehrli Appointed Assistant House Republican Leader
September 18th, 2018
Rep. Wehrli, DuPage Legislators will Collect Personal Care Item Donations for Loaves and Fishes
August 23rd, 2018
Rep. Wehrli, Sen. Connelly to host Children’s Safety Expo
August 18th, 2018
New Protections Target Sexual Harassment and Discrimination in the Workplace
July 18th, 2018
Republican Lawmakers: Gun Reform Needs to Target the Problem, Not Law Abiding Gun Owners
February 28th, 2018
Governor Gives State of the State Praise for Wehrli Legislation to Help Protect Property Taxpayers
January 31st, 2018
Reps. Wehrli, Batinick and Wheeler Introduce Needed Reforms to the Legislative Ethics Review Process
November 7th, 2017
Rep Wehrli: Sexual Harassment Must Never Be Tolerated
November 1st, 2017
Wehrli-Sponsored Pension Double-Dipping Elimination Signed into Law
August 24th, 2017
Wehrli, House Repulicans Push for Repeal of the Cook County Sweetened Beverage Tax
August 15th, 2017
Wehrli, Ives, Connelly to Host Town Hall on School Funding Bill
August 7th, 2017
Rep. Wehrli: Senate Bill 1 Bails out Chicago at Our Schools’ Expense
July 17th, 2017
Legislation to Close Costly Pension Double-Dipping Loophole Clears the General Assembly
May 29th, 2017
Rep. Wehrli: State Board of Elections Vote Confirms Illinois Democrats Refuse to Stand up to Corruption
May 15th, 2017
Wehrli Pushes for Progress on Budget Revenue Estimate, Senate Negotiations
May 10th, 2017
Reps. Wehrli and Ives: Auditor General Mautino Must Promptly be Removed from Office
April 20th, 2017
Springfield Update – The Budget Combination is 60-30-1
March 14th, 2017
Rep. Wehrli Calls Out House Democrats’ Budget Hypocrisy
February 22nd, 2017
Springfield Update – Madigan’s Rules: The Power Grab Continues
February 10th, 2017
Rep. Wehrli Puts Local Government Experience to Work on Key House Committees
February 6th, 2017
Springfield Update – New Laws Became Effective in January
January 20th, 2017
Rep. Wehrli Renews Focus on Budget, Jobs for New General Assembly
January 12th, 2017
Rep. Wehrli: Cubs World Series Trophy Coming to Naperville
January 4th, 2017
Springfield Update – The election is over. It’s time to focus on the future.
December 12th, 2016
Rep. Wehrli’s Special Needs Advisory Group meets with Governor’s Staff
November 15th, 2016
Springfield Update – Fall Veto Session and the “Lame Duck” Surprise
November 15th, 2016
Rep. Wehrli Named “Guardian of Small Business”
September 23rd, 2016
Springfield Update – Redistricting Reform Falls Victim to the “Springfield Shuffle”
September 15th, 2016
Rep. Wehrli: Seniors, Residents with Disabilities can now Apply for Assistance with Winter Utility Bills
September 9th, 2016
New Wehrli-sponsored law means more stay-at-home ER care for Plainfield, Will County residents
August 30th, 2016
Rep. Wehrli: Glaring Inaccuracies in Madigan’s Defense of Frank Mautino
August 18th, 2016
Springfield Update – Stop Gap Spending Plan Can Be a Bridge to a Responsible, Full-Year Budget
August 15th, 2016
Springfield Update – Auditor General Mautino Please Just Answer the Questions
June 14th, 2016
Lawmakers: Auditor General Mautino Needs to “Step Aside” While Investigations Continue
June 2nd, 2016
Rep. Wehrli, Republicans Stand Up for Budget Compromise
May 27th, 2016
Springfield Update – Helping Those Who Help Themselves
May 18th, 2016
Wehrli: Auditor General needs to Stop Stalling on Months-old Campaign Expense and Reporting Questions
May 5th, 2016
Good Turnout, Good Information at State Budget Town Hall
April 29th, 2016
Hines Mobile Medical Unit Coming to Naperville to Help Vets Sign Up for VA Healthcare
April 28th, 2016
Springfield Update – We Need Compromise, Not Unfunded Spending
April 15th, 2016
Springfield Update – Timely Advice from the President
March 15th, 2016
State Government Consolidation Legislation Unveiled at Naperville Press Conference
February 5th, 2016
Rep. Wehrli Sponsors Realistic Emergency Funding For Higher Education – Speaker, Democrats Offer More Empty Promises
January 28th, 2016
Reminder: Check your License Plate for Renewal Deadline
January 8th, 2016
Rep. Wehrli presents KidsMatter with “Investing in Illinois” Award
November 16th, 2015
Wehrli Calls on Rauner Administration to Help Replace Lost Naperville ConAgra Jobs
October 2nd, 2015
Wehrli resolution honors new state VFW Commander Phil Maughan
September 16th, 2015
Rep Wehrli among Illinois Environmental Council’s 2015 “Environmental Champions”
September 14th, 2015
Governor Signs Wehrli Bill Expanding Hospice Patients’ Options for Prescription Pick-up and Delivery
July 28th, 2015
Rep. Wehrli Refunds District Office Dollars to State
July 21st, 2015
Rep. Wehrli Chosen to be 2015 Edgar Fellow
July 15th, 2015
Rep. Wehrli: C.O.D. Bill “Important First Step” Toward Fiscal Accountability
July 9th, 2015
Rep. Wehrli, Republican Freshmen ask “why can’t reasonable people come up with a budget?”
June 30th, 2015
Wehrli: Gov. Rauner’s Budget Management Steps are Necessary
June 5th, 2015
On JFK’s Birthday, Rep Wehrli Urges Illinois House to follow his advice
May 29th, 2015
Wehrli: Democrats’ Unbalanced Budget Flouts Voters’ Demand for Change
May 26th, 2015
May 26th, 2015
Naperville seeks nominations for local champions for those with disabilities
May 19th, 2015
Wehrli Protests House Democrats’ Sham Property Tax “Freeze”
May 15th, 2015
WBBM investigative report: police pension double dipping costs taxpayers millions
May 13th, 2015
House Democrats do an “End Run” around the State Budget Process
May 6th, 2015
Wehrli: Grant Funding Restoration is a Step in the Right Direction
May 4th, 2015
Rep. Wehrli: We Must Put an End to Costly Pension Double-Dipping
May 4th, 2015
Wehrli Passes Bill to Tie Up Double-Dipping Loop Holes
April 21st, 2015
Wehrli Passes First Bill HB 4107 With Unanimous Support
April 16th, 2015
Remembering President Abraham Lincoln’s Death 150 Years Ago Today
April 15th, 2015
Wehrli Pushes School Administrated Opioid Antidote through Committee Garnering Unanimous Bipartisan Support
March 10th, 2015
Flying Salukis to be honored at State Capitol
February 26th, 2015
Wehrli Calls for Better Accountability in Community College Elected Trustees
February 25th, 2015
Wehrli Calls Rauner’s Budget Proposal a Refreshing Outlook
February 18th, 2015
Naperville’s Pulse in Springfield – A new beginning for the 41st District
February 4th, 2015
State lawmakers lash out at COD severance package
February 3rd, 2015
Wehrli Committee Appointments Focused on economic Growth Agenda
February 2nd, 2015
Wehrli Refuses Legislative Pension Supports Eliminating General Assembly Members from GARS Participation
January 28th, 2015
Wehrli Sworn in to Represent 41st House District
January 15th, 2015