Springfield – Members of the Illinois House Republicans met today in Springfield to select a replacement for outgoing Leader Tom Cross (R-Oswego). The unified caucus chose state Rep. Jim Durkin... Read more
State Senator Christine Radogno and I will be hosting a free Senior Health Fair from 9:00 a.m. to Noon on October 9 at the Lemont Park District –CORE Fitness Center... Read more
CHICAGO, IL – Legislation spearheaded by State Representative Jim Durkin to increase diabetes awareness and prevention was today signed into law by Governor Quinn.
Rep. Durkin announces new laws set to take effect July 1 Julie’s Law, ban on zinc batteries, funds for Community Care Program included in new laws... Read more
Durkin Sponsors American Flag Exchange Program WESTERN SPRINGS – In observance of Independence Day, State Rep. Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs) is sponsoring a free American flag exchange program. Residents of... Read more
Pensions The General Assembly returned to Springfield Wednesday the 19th at the request of Governor Quinn to reach an agreement on pension reform. Read more
Chicago Chicago Public Schools votes to close 50 inner-city school facilities. Strongly supported by Mayor Rahm Emanuel, the controversial move will affect more than 10 percent of the... Read more
9am – NoonLakeview Jr. High School701 Plainfield Rd.Downers Grove Saturday, June 22nd Read more