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Free Jobs Fair Hosted by Rep. Durkin, Rep. Olsen & Sen. Curran

Illinois residents looking for employment are encouraged to attend an upcoming Jobs Fair hosted by Reps. Jim Durkin and David S. Olsen along with Senator John Curran. The free event...

Rep. Durkin hosts summer reading program for kids

Studies have shown that reading just 5 books over the summer break can prevent learning loss for students returning to school in the fall.  To help students stay ahead, State...

Free Kids Health & Safety Expo

Don’t miss the Traveling World of Reptiles Show, Touch a Truck exhibits, interactive safety demonstrations and more at this year’s FREE Children’s Health & Safety Expo hosted by House Republican...

Durkin, Curran Applaud Prisoner Review Board’s Relocation of Convicted Murderer

Illinois House Republican Leader Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs) and State Senator John Curran (R-Downers Grove) applaud the Illinois Prisoner Review Board's decision to relocate a man convicted of murder out...

Senior Seminar Series

Rep. Durkin and his Senior Council invite seniors from the district to a series of seminars designed to help you prepare for...

Leaders Durkin, Brady Call for Adoption of Revenue Estimate

Illinois House Republican Leader Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs) and Illinois Senate Republican Leader Bill Brady (R-Bloomington) filed joint resolutions today to adopt a revenue estimate in order to begin the...

Durkin Calls for Independent Redistricting Reform

Illinois House Republican Leader Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs) along with all members of the House Republican Caucus have filed a resolution demanding an independent redistricting reform solution. “It is unacceptable...

House Republicans Oppose Progressive Income Tax

Illinois House Republican Leader Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs), along with members of the House Republican Caucus, filed House Resolution 975 today to state their opposition to a proposed progressive...

Durkin, Olsen & Curran host Community Recycle Event

Please join State Representatives Jim Durkin and David Olsen along with State Senator John Curran at a free Community Recycle Event they are hosting to keep unwanted items out of...

Durkin, Curran & Olsen host April 4th Coffee and Conversation

House Republican Leader Jim Durkin, State Senator John Curran and State Rep. David Olsen are hosting their next Coffee and Conversation event in Darien with Mayor Kathleen Weaver to visit...