Friday, February 15th, 2019
VIDEO: Rep. Demmer Speaks to Unaffordable Expectations Built into Minimum Wage Bill

Yesterday in Springfield, members of the House of Representatives approved a minimum wage hike that adds significant budgetary pressures to the State of Illinois budget. Republican lawmakers, many of whom…

Thursday, February 14th, 2019
Rep. Demmer Rejects Partisan Minimum Wage Bill

On Thursday, members of the House of Representatives approved a minimum wage hike that adds significant budgetary pressures to the State of Illinois budget. Republican lawmakers, many of whom asked…

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019
Rep. Demmer Urges Spending Restraint and Bipartisanship in Chicago Tonight Interview

Deputy House Minority Leader Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) joined House Majority Leader Greg Harris (D-Chicago) on Chicago Tonight this week to discuss Illinois’ budget challenges, the pension crisis, and opportunities for…

Monday, February 11th, 2019
Demmer’s Dispatch: February 11, 2019

Demmer Champions Term Limits for Legislative Leaders in Springfield Governor JB Pritzker is on record as favoring term limits for legislative leaders, so we have a real opportunity to work…

Wednesday, February 6th, 2019
Demmer Legislative Office Moves to Dixon

The 90th District office for State Representative Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) has moved to a new location at 105 E. First Street, Suite 110, in Dixon. The phone number will remain…

Tuesday, February 5th, 2019
Rep. Tom Demmer to Continue Leadership Roles on Healthcare Committees

When lawmakers return to Springfield this week, Representatives will begin vetting hundreds of bills that have already been filed in the 101st General Assembly. With six years of experience and…

Thursday, January 31st, 2019
Representative Tom Demmer Champions Term Limits for Legislative Leaders in Springfield

State Representative Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) is a leading sponsor of legislation that would enact term limits for legislative leaders in the General Assembly. HJRCA 12, filed earlier this week in…

Wednesday, January 30th, 2019
State and Local Legislative Offices Closed Wednesday and Thursday

Representative Tom Demmer’s legislative office in Rochelle will be closed on Wednesday, January 30, and Thursday, January 31 due to the polar vortex. Messages may still be left at the…

Tuesday, January 29th, 2019
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…

Monday, January 28th, 2019
Demmer’s Dispatch: January 28, 2019

Rep. Tom Demmer Named Deputy Republican Leader for 101st General Assembly House Republican Leader Jim Durkin has announced the appointment of his Leadership team for the 101st General Assembly, and…

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