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Thursday, May 23, 2019
VIDEO: Demmer Demands Senate Vote on DCFS Worker Protection Bill

Thursday, May 23, 2019
Demmer Joins Republican Lawmakers and Family of Slain DCFS Worker to Demand Senate Vote on HB 1482

State Representative Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) stood with the Chief House Sponsor of HB 1482, Republican lawmakers from the House and Senate and the family of slain DCFS worker Pam Knight…


Wednesday, May 22, 2019
A Day in the Life: Rep. Tom Demmer

Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Rep. Demmer Denounces Gov. Pritzker’s $3.4 Billion Tax Hike

Friday, May 17, 2019
Demmer: A Tax Increase is Not Necessary to Achieve a Balanced FY20 Budget

Thursday, May 16, 2019
Rep. Demmer Joins House Republicans’ Call for Balanced FY20 Budget with No New Taxes

With revised and confirmed revenue numbers in hand, members of the House Republican Caucus reiterated their belief on Thursday that the Fiscal Year 2020 (FY20) budget can be balanced without…


Monday, May 13, 2019
Demmer’s Dispatch: May 13, 2019

House Republicans Renew Call for Bipartisan Negotiations for Balanced FY20 Budget Last week lawmakers learned that April revenues were up by $1.5 billion and that Fiscal Year 2020 estimated revenues…


Friday, May 10, 2019
Rep. Tom Demmer Named “Champion of Innovation”

This week in Springfield, State Representative Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) received the TechNet Champion of Innovation award. TechNet, a national bipartisan network of technology CEOs and senior executives, promotes the growth…


Thursday, May 9, 2019
Demmer, Hammond Decry Pritzker’s Board Appointment Tactics

State Representatives Norine Hammond (R-Macomb) and Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) today called attention to the heavy handed tactics Governor Pritzker has used to handle dissent from pending board appointees. Hammond and…


Wednesday, May 8, 2019
House Republican Leaders Urge Democrats to Balance FY20 Budget Without Tax Increases or Pension Gimmicks

With only 18 session days remaining, members of the General Assembly are working to finalize a budget for Fiscal Year 2020. On Wednesday, House Republican Leader Jim Durkin and Deputy…