Springfield, IL…House Republican Leader Jim Durkin on Wednesday filed legislation asking voters to put an end to lame duck sessions of the Illinois General Assembly by moving up the date... Read more
SPRINGFIELD, IL - - Representative Jim Durkin of Western Springs was presented with the Illinois Association of Park Districts’ (IAPD) Outstanding Legislator of the Year Award at its annual conference... Read more
Springfield, IL….House Republican Leader Jim Durkin on Friday selected State Rep. Norine Hammond (R-Macomb) as an Assistant Minority Leader for the House Republican Caucus. “I am pleased to name Norine... Read more
Springfield, IL ….Jim Durkin was officially sworn in as State Representative of the 82nd legislative district and as House Republican Leader for the new 99th General Assembly. The Inaugural ceremony... Read more
Statement from Senate Republican Leader Radogno and House Republican Leader Durkin: “The Illinois Constitution requires the Governor-elect to appoint a new comptroller to a four-year term. A partisan and constitutionally-dubious... Read more
“I am deeply saddened by the loss of my good friend, Judy Baar Topinka. Judy was supportive of me from the time I ran for school board in the western...
“Today’s ruling is not unexpected. I strongly urge both parties to seek an expedited review of today’s decision before the Illinois Supreme Court. The legislature needs certainty on this important...
Springfield, IL… State Representative Jim Durkin (R-Burr Ridge) today has been re-elected unanimously by acclamation to the position of...
SPRINGFIELD – State Rep. Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs) will host traveling office hours on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at the Homer Township Public Library in Homer Glen. Read more
Burr Ridge, IL…House Republican Leader Jim Durkin today praised State Representative David Reis (R-Ste. Marie), Mike Bost (R-Murphysboro) and Mike Fortner (R-West Chicago) for their hard work in bringing Hydraulic... Read more