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Thursday, February 25, 2021
Nominate Local Seniors for the Senior Illinoisans Hall of Fame Awards!

The Illinois Department on Aging is accepting nominations for the 2021 Senior Illinoisans Hall of Fame Awards. These awards recognize adults, 65 years of age and older, and highlight the meaningful contributions…


Wednesday, February 24, 2021
Help Preserve Illinois’ Lincoln Heritage-Sign the Petition!

“The Orwellian idea of removing Lincoln from Chicago would be as vain as an attempt to erase the history of Chicago itself. ”  Read more at the Tribune here. Sign…


Monday, February 22, 2021

Statement of State Representative Dan Brady on the signing into law today of House Bill 3653, “Criminal Justice Reforms” passed in the final hours of the 101st General Assembly’s lame…


Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Rep. Brady: Pritzker’s Budget Again Depends on Hypothetical Revenues

State Representative Dan Brady today said he is disappointed that Governor Pritzker’s proposed Fiscal Year 2022 State budget plan again relies on new revenues that may not materialize. “Despite shuttered…


Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Watch the State of the State/Budget Address Today

This year, Gov. Pritzker will deliver his annual State of the State and budget address virtually. The addresses are being combined this year due to the unique circumstances and challenges…


Thursday, February 11, 2021
Watch today’s swearing-in of new Circuit Judge Carla Elise Barnes

Rep. Brady is proud to have been asked to participate in the swearing-in this afternoon of new 11th Circuit Court Judge Carla Elise Barnes. The ceremony will be at 3pm…


Wednesday, February 10, 2021
Rep. Brady: House Rules “more of the same bad policy”

State Representative Dan Brady today voted “no” on majority-crafted House Rules that will continue to shut out Representatives from the minority party and the millions of constituents they represent. “The…


Tuesday, February 9, 2021
True Change Will Start With the House Rules

On Wednesday, the House will meet for our only scheduled session day this month. We will be voting on the House Rules that control how we will consider legislation for…


Thursday, February 4, 2021
Hometown Award applications now being accepted

The Serve Illinois Commission on Volunteerism and Community Service is accepting applications for the Governor’s Hometown Awards program. Interested townships, villages, cities, and counties can apply now through February 19. Click here for more…


Wednesday, February 3, 2021
Honoring Heroes from the 1943 Sinking of the USS Dorchester

The American Legion Honor Guard of Post 635 in Normal and Post 56 in Bloomington honored the four chaplains that gave their life jackets to other soldiers on February 3,…