SPRINGFIELD - Representative Avery Bourne is holding her annual art contest for kindergarten through 8th grade students who live or learn in the district. The contest takes place through the month of...[Read More]
SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois State Police (ISP) and the American Legion announced plans for the 46th Annual American Legion Youth Police Camp (ALYPC) at Camp Lincoln, located at 1301 North MacArthur...[Read More]
CHICAGO – The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) announced today that the unemployment rate decreased by -0.1 percentage point to 4.7 percent in February and nonfarm payrolls increased...[Read More]
WASHINGTON - Following recent reports of the case of a seven-year-old girl and her mother from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) who were separated for more than four months after they presented...[Read More]
TAYLORVILLE - State Representative Avery Bourne will be holding traveling office hours Tuesday, March 27th, from 10:30 am – 1 pm at Congressman Rodney Davis’ Office 108 West Market Street....[Read More]
WASHINGTON - U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL), Mike Lee (R-UT), Cory Booker (D-NJ), and Rand Paul (R-KY) today pressed Attorney General Jeff Sessions for information on the effects the Department of Justice’...[Read More]
WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) today joined Senator Brian Schatz (D-HI) and 31 other members of Congress in introducing the Debt-Free College Act , legislation that will reverse th...[Read More]
WASHINGTON - U.S. Senate Democratic Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL) today called on the Senate to pass a bipartisan joint war powersresolution to end unauthorized U.S. military involvement in Yemen. The Senate...[Read More]
SPRINGFIELD - The Illinois Department on Aging (IDoA) is accepting nominations for the 2018 Senior Illinoisans Hall of Fame Awards. These awards recognize adults, 65 years of age and older, and highlight...[Read More]
WASHINGTON - U.S. Senate Democratic Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL) released the following statement: We cannot arrest our way out of the opioid epidemic—we tried that and ended up with an even bigger...[Read More]

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