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Durkin: New State Budget Delays Fiscal Problems

Burr Ridge, IL….House Republican Leader Jim Durkin said the new state budget for fiscal year 2015 passed solely by Democrats last week overspends revenues by nearly $1 billion, adds to... Read more

Radogno, Durkin and Sandack to host 2014 Children’s Safety Expo

State Senator Christine Radogno (R-Lemont) is teaming up with State Representatives Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs) and Ron Sandack (R-Downers Grove) to host a FREE Children’s Safety Expo on Saturday, June... Read more

Durkin Slams Dems for Breaking Spending Limit

Springfield, IL….House Republican Leader Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs) today criticized majority House Democrats for advancing a state budget that spends more than $3 billion than anticipated revenues for Fiscal Year... Read more

Leader Jim Durkin: Democrats Pass Budget, Ramp Up Pressure for Tax Hike

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Radogno, Durkin: Constitutional Amendment would allow voters to weigh-in on term limits for Constitutional Officers

Springfield, Ill. – Senate Republican Leader Christine Radogno (R-Lemont) introduced a Constitutional Amendment on April 21 with the support of House Republican Leader Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs) that, if approved... Read more

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Durkin: Private Not Public Dollars Should Be Used to Fund Obama Library

Burr Ridge, IL…House Republican Leader Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs) today is raising fiscal concerns over Democrat intentions to spend $100 million of taxpayer money to locate the future Obama presidential... Read more

House Republican Leader Durkin to Lead Fight Against Tax Hike

Springfield…. On the heels of what might prove to be the first in a long line of tax increase votes, Illinois House Republican Leader Jim Durkin (R, Western Springs) is... Read more