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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

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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...

Save the Date

Sen. Radogno & Rep. Durkin's Recycle EventSaturday, May 7thBurr Ridge Middle School15W451 91st StreetBurr Ridge9am - NoonSen. Radogno, Rep. Durkin & Rep. Sandack's Children's Safety ExpoSaturday, June 4thLakeview Junior High...

Gov. Rauner Declares I-55 Open for Business

CHICAGO – Gov. Bruce Rauner today was joined by legislative leaders and local elected officials to announce a legislative resolution that would allow the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) to...

Durkin: Democrats Give False Hope to MAP recipients/Community Colleges

Dems Advance Unfunded Legislation Despite Legitimate Alternatives Springfield, IL… House Republican Leader Jim Durkin chastised Democrats Leaders in a spirited floor debate regarding the legitimacy of an initiative Democrats claim...

Statement from Leader Durkin Responding to President Cullerton's City Club Remarks

“As a suburban legislator, I remain open to working with the Democrats to fix our archaic school funding formula. At the same time, I hope this means the Democratic leadership...

Statement from Leader Durkin on Governor’s plan to Consolidate Illinois’ Information Technology Into New Agency

“Technology within many of our state agencies remains in the dark ages. By focusing the efforts of one agency on the modernization and coordination of information technology across state government,...