Several lawsuits have already been filed in response to Illinois’ new firearms ban, which passed the General Assembly during “lame-duck” session earlier this month and was quickly signed into law by Gov. JB Pritzker. One of the lawsuits, filed by the Illinois State Rifle Association in […]
With the start of the new year in Illinois, State Senator Craig Wilcox (R-McHenry) has launched his third annual “Valentines for Seniors” card drive. To brighten the days of seniors and make sure they know they are a valued part of the community, Sen. Wilcox is […]
In 2022, Senate Republicans collected and delivered more than 45,000 Valentines through the statewide “Valentines for Seniors” program. With the new year comes a new opportunity to help make seniors feel special and appreciated. Between now and February 7, State Senator Don DeWitte (R-St. Charles) is […]
SPRINGFIELD – State Sen. Jil Tracy (R-Quincy) has been asked by Senate Republican Leader John Curran (R-Downers Grove) to continue as a member of the Senate Leadership Team in the role of Republican Whip in recognition of her dedicated and effective advocacy for the people of Illinois. […]
State Senator Jason Plummer (R-Edwardsville) has been named to the leadership team for the Illinois Senate Republican Caucus. As Assistant Republican Leader, Plummer will be tasked with helping to guide the caucus and develop legislative priorities for his colleagues.“I’m excited for the opportunity to have a […]
Today, after being elected by his peers to serve as the Illinois Senate Republican Leader, Sen. John Curran (R-Downers Grove) announced his leadership team for the 103rd General Assembly as follows:Senator Sue Rezin, Deputy LeaderSenator Neil Anderson, Caucus ChairSenator Terri Bryant, Assistant Republican LeaderSenator Dale Fowler, […]
Sworn in as 54th District Senator As the 103rd, General Assembly gets underway in Springfield, State Senator Steve McClure (R-Springfield) has been named Floor Leader for the Republican caucus.“It is a tremendous responsibility to be tasked with presenting the Republican perspective during debates in the chamber and […]
State Senator Chapin Rose (R-Mahomet) released the following statement after the Illinois Senate passed an “Assault Weapon” ban. “I support the 2nd Amendment rights of all law-abiding gun owners. This is why I opposed and voted against the recent gun-grab legislation in Springfield. This legislation is […]
State Senator Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro) released the following statements in response to the Senate passing an abortion expansion bill this evening: “Illinois already has the most aggressive pro-abortion laws in the entire nation. The legislators of our state have gone far beyond protecting the ability to […]
State Senator Neil Anderson (R-Andalusia) has released the below statement following the Senate’s passage of a bill to ban so-called “assault-style” weapons in Illinois: “The Democratic Party has made it clear that our Constitutional rights don’t matter and the right to bear arms across our state […]