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2017 Jobs Fair

Are you looking for a job or a new career? State Representative Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs), State Representative David S. Olsen (R-Downers Grove) and State Senator John Curran (R-Downers Grove)...

Governor Rauner Signs SB1722

“Today marks an important first step toward reducing gun violence in Chicago and other gang-ridden areas in this state,” Leader Durkin said. “We need to take the streets back for...

Key Republican Legislators Renew Urgent Call for Compromise Balanced Budget Plan

CHICAGO – Upon returning to Springfield for special session on Wednesday, House Minority Leader Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs), Senate Deputy Republican Leader Bill Brady (R-Bloomington), Assistant Senate Republican Leader Jason...

Republican Legislators Present Compromise Balanced Budget Plan

CHICAGO – House Minority Leader Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs), Senate Republican Caucus Whip Karen McConnaughay (R-St. Charles), Assistant Senate Republican Leader...

Radogno, Durkin, Olsen to host FREE Children’s Health & Safety Expo June 3

Springfield, IL… 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...

Sen. Christine Radogno, Rep. Jim Durkin & Rep. David Olsen to Host Children's Health & Safety Expo

Durkin Bill Allows Additional Local Schools to Withdraw from Township School Treasurer’s Office

Springfield, IL...State Representative Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs) has filed legislation granting authority to several area schools districts to decide whether or not to continue to receive business and human resource...

Senior Fraud Prevention Seminar

THURSDAY, MAY 25th11:30 am - 1:30 pm Darien Park District 7301 Fairview Ave, Darien *Lunch will be provided* You’re invited to attend...

Radogno and Durkin to Host Annual Community Recycle Event May 6

Burr Ridge, IL – State Senator Christine Radogno (R-Lemont) is teaming up with State Representative Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs) to host a FREE community recycle event on Saturday, May 6...

Leader Durkin Honors Independence-4-Seniors Home Care of Hinsdale

Hinsdale, IL….House Republican Leader Jim Durkin recently presented his Ovation to Business Award to Independence-4-Seniors Home Care of Hinsdale.  Owners Mike and Joan O’Brien have been providing quality care and...