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Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Rep. Demmer Introduces, Co-Sponsors Legislation to Lower the Cost of Health Care and Prescription Drugs

Springfield – State Representative Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) is introducing and co-sponsoring two pieces of legislation aimed towards lowering the cost of health care and prescription drugs. “The rising cost of…


Thursday, February 20, 2020
Podcast: Demmer, McCombie, Spain reject budget based on hypothetical revenue

Thursday, February 20, 2020
Video: Rep. Demmer, House Republicans Call for No New Taxes, Spending Restraint in FY21 Budget

State Representative Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) participated in a press conference with House Republican Leader Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs) and other members of House Republican leadership to discuss their Fiscal Year…


Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Rep. Demmer Responds to Gov. Pritzker’s Budget Address, Calls for No New Taxes, Spending Restraint in FY21 Budget

Springfield – Today, Governor J.B. Pritzker gave his second annual budget address. State Representative Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) responded to the governor’s remarks. “The General Assembly has some work to do,”…


Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Your Care Can’t Wait! Coalition: Illinois Patients Waiting Too Long For Medical Care

Prior authorization processes need significant reform to reduce delays, increase transparency and protect patients. Springfield, IL – Newly proposed legislation offers a solution to patients frustrated by unneeded delays in…


Friday, January 31, 2020
Demmer, Keicher statement on Project Hammer announcement

State Representatives Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) and Jeff Keicher (R-Sycamore) issued the following statement today upon the announcement that the Ferrara Candy Company will move into a new 1.6 million-square-foot distribution…


Wednesday, January 29, 2020
Rep. Demmer Responds to Gov. Pritzker’s State of the State Address, Urges Speaker Madigan to Allow Votes on Ethics Reform, Fair Maps

Springfield – Moments ago, Governor J.B. Pritzker gave his second State of the State Address. State Representative Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) appreciated the governor’s support for several ethics reform ideas proposed…


Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Video: Rep. Demmer Discusses the Urgent Need for Fair Maps

State Representative Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) held a press conference with House Republican Leader Jim Durkin and others to discuss the House Republicans’ legislative priorities for this year’s legislative session, including…


Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Rep. Demmer Discusses 2020 House Republican Legislative Priorities, Highlights Urgent Need for Fair Maps

Springfield – Today, State Representative Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) held a press conference with Illinois House Republican Leader Jim Durkin and other members of the House Republican Leadership team to discuss…


Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Video: Rep. Demmer Speaks on Failures of Democrat-Led Property Tax Relief Task Force

State Representative Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) speaks in Rockford on the failures of the Democrat-led Property Tax Relief Task Force and the need to adopt measures that lower property tax burdens.