Rep. Demmer Argues Against House Rules that Weaken Power of Rank and File Members

On Tuesday in Springfield, members of the Illinois House took action to approve the rules that will govern activity in the House of Representatives for the 101st General Assembly. During the debate on the proposed rules, brought forward by House Democrats, State Rep. Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) urged his colleages to reject rules that”weaken the power of rank and file members.”