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Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Update and Helpful Information for Tornado Victims

The American Red Cross (ARC) has opened a shelter in Sublette for people affected by the severe weather last night. The ARC shelter is located at the Ellice Dinges Center…


Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Democrats Approve Unbalanced Budget

Spending Exceeds Revenue by $4 Billion Springfield… Illinois House Democrats introduced and passed components of their $36 billion dollar FY16 budget proposal today. State Representative Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) released the…


Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Illinois Residents could find unclaimed property through the States I-CASH Program

Through the I-Cash program, the Illinois State Treasurer’s Unclaimed Property Division connects state residents with their unclaimed property. Formerly called Cash Dash, the unclaimed property program was re-named I-Cash in…


Tuesday, May 19, 2015
May Legislative Update

This coming week denotes that the end of spring session is coming to a close. Beginning May 18th, the House is scheduled to be in session every day (including weekends)…


Monday, May 18, 2015
Rep. Demmer Commemorates 100th Anniversary of Emil Bach House

State Representative Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) introduced and passed House Resolution 486. The legislation commemorates the 100th anniversary of the Emil Bach House as an important landmark for Chicago and American…


Monday, May 18, 2015
Department of Natural Resources Offers Biodiversity Field Trip Grant

The Illinois Department of Natural Resources is offering a grant to Illinois school teachers who would like to give their students an opportunity to learn more about Illinois’ conservation and…


Monday, May 11, 2015
Rep. Demmer to Host Coffee Talk in Mendota

State Representative Tom Demmer will be hosting a coffee talk on Saturday, May 16th at Mendota Area Senior Services (inside civic center), 1901 Tom Merwin Drive Mendota, Illinois. Coffee will…


Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Democrats Take Partisan Approach, Issue Multi-Billion Dollar Budget Bill Hours before the Vote

Springfield… Today Illinois House Democrats forced a partisan vote on a spending bill aimed at undermining the budget process and thwarting the ability of minority legislators to participate. Democrats introduced…


Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Rep. Demmer and Sandwich Mayor Rick Olson to Host Coffee Talk

State Representative Tom Demmer and Sandwich Mayor Rick Olson will be hosting a coffee talk on Saturday, May 2nd at City Hall Annex, 128 E. Railroad Street Sandwich, Illinois. Coffee…


Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Governor Extends Tax Filing and Payment Deadlines for Businesses and Individuals Impacted by Recent Tornado

Deadlines Pushed to October 31, 2015  The Governor announced that residents affected by the April 9, 2015 tornado and severe weather that devastated parts of DeKalb and Ogle County will…