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Appointments to the Illinois School Funding Reform Commission

    Illinois General Assembly Leader Durkin Announces Appointments to the Illinois School...

Senior Fair 2016

Statement from House Republican Leader Jim Durkin

For Immediate Release:                                                                                                    June 23, 2016 Contact:        Vicki Crawford                         vcrawford@hrs.ilga.gov                         217-782-0576 Statement...

Durkin’s Firearm Trafficking Bill Heads to Governor

“Today I passed House Bill 6303 unanimously from the House of Representatives. This bill creates the offense of Firearms Trafficking. This bill targets straw purchasers – those who skirt Illinois...

Durkin files bill to take K-12 schools out of budget crossfire

Plan honors Governor’s commitment to increase education funding, open schools on-time Springfield, IL… Acting to ensure that Illinois public schools open on-time this fall, House Republican Leader Jim Durkin...

Radogno, Durkin, Sandack to host FREE Children’s Safety Expo June 4

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...

Governor Rauner, GOP Leaders Urge Clean Education Funding Bill to Ensure Schools Open in Fall

LA GRANGE – Governor Bruce Rauner toured Lyons Township High School today to advocate for fully funding education in Fiscal Year 2017. Senate Minority Leader Christine Radogno...

Senator Radogno & Representative Durkin: Recycle Event

Download the flyer here! View list of Habitat for Humanity's acceptable items...

RADOGNO AND DURKIN INTRODUCE MEASURE TO FUND CRITICAL SOCIAL SERVICES

Springfield, Ill. – Providing Illinois social services with critical funding, and utilizing proposals currently available to fund higher education, were part of a proposal introduced today by Senate Republican Leader...

Children's Safety Expo

Senator Christine Radogno and State Representatives Jim Durkin and Ron Sandack will be hosting a Children's Safety Expo on June 4th. The event will be at Lakeview Junior High School...