Springfield, IL….House Republican Leader Jim Durkin on Friday selected State Rep. Norine Hammond (R-Macomb) as an Assistant Minority Leader for the House Republican Caucus. “I am pleased to name Norine... Read more
Springfield, IL ….Jim Durkin was officially sworn in as State Representative of the 82nd legislative district and as House Republican Leader for the new 99th General Assembly. The Inaugural ceremony... Read more
Statement from Senate Republican Leader Radogno and House Republican Leader Durkin: “The Illinois Constitution requires the Governor-elect to appoint a new comptroller to a four-year term. A partisan and constitutionally-dubious... Read more
“I am deeply saddened by the loss of my good friend, Judy Baar Topinka. Judy was supportive of me from the time I ran for school board in the western...
“Today’s ruling is not unexpected. I strongly urge both parties to seek an expedited review of today’s decision before the Illinois Supreme Court. The legislature needs certainty on this important...
Springfield, IL… State Representative Jim Durkin (R-Burr Ridge) today has been re-elected unanimously by acclamation to the position of...
SPRINGFIELD – State Rep. Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs) will host traveling office hours on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at the Homer Township Public Library in Homer Glen. Read more
Burr Ridge, IL…House Republican Leader Jim Durkin today praised State Representative David Reis (R-Ste. Marie), Mike Bost (R-Murphysboro) and Mike Fortner (R-West Chicago) for their hard work in bringing Hydraulic... Read more
CHICAGO— Today members of the Illinois General Assembly were joined by IndyCar Driver Charlie Kimball at Lurie Children’s to announce a design contest for the state’s new Diabetes Awareness License... Read more
Burr Ridge, IL...The National Federation of Independent Business which represents thousands of small business owners across Illinois has named House Republican Leader Jim Durkin a Guardian of Small Business. Read more