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Friday, November 19, 2021
Sign the Petition: No New Taxes

The Governor’s Office of Management and Budget (GOMB) recently painted a rosy picture of Illinois’ fiscal health while simultaneously spending billions on Democrat pork projects and ignoring the growing Unemployment…


Thursday, October 28, 2021
Rep. Demmer on attracting jobs, making Illinois more competitive

State Rep. Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) spoke during debate on House Bill 1769, legislation to offer incentives for manufacturing of electric vehicles in Illinois. While expressing his support for the bill,…


Wednesday, October 13, 2021
Tell Us What You Think: Jobs and Economic Opportunity

Do you support requiring voter approval before property taxes can be increased on residents or businesses? Tell us what you think about jobs and economic opportunity in Illinois by taking the…


Thursday, October 7, 2021
JCAR & How Administrative Rules Affect Our Lives

Rep. Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) sits down with Rep. Chris Bos (R-Lake Zurich) to discuss today’s relevant impact of the Joint Committee on Administrative Rules, on which Demmer serves. Click the…


Wednesday, October 6, 2021
Tell Us What You Think: Fiscal Leadership

Do you think the legislature should be required by law to pass a balanced budget that does not spend more than Illinois’ estimated revenue?  Tell us what you think about…


Thursday, September 9, 2021
Rep. Demmer statement on House passage of energy bill

Deputy House Minority Leader Rep. Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) issued the following statement after the Illinois House of Representatives voted Thursday to approve energy legislation, Senate Bill 2408: “There was broad…


Tuesday, August 31, 2021
73 vs. 12+ Million: Rep. Demmer explains core flaw of partisan redistricting bill

State Rep. Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) speaks during House Floor debate on August 31 in opposition to Senate Bill 927, excoriating the secretive, self-serving process conducted by House Democrats to produce…


Monday, August 2, 2021
Demmer, Stewart, Rezin & Welter call for swift action to preserve Illinois’ energy infrastructure, including Byron and Dresden plants

Deputy Senate Republican Leader Sue Rezin (R-Morris) and State Senator Brian Stewart (R-Freeport) along with Deputy House Republican Leader Tom Demmer (R-Dixon), and House Republican Conference Chair Leader David Welter…


Thursday, July 1, 2021
Employment Readiness Webinar on July 28 – Register Today!

State Representatives Tom Demmer, R-Dixon, and Jeff Keicher, R-Sycamore, are hosting a FREE virtual Employment Readiness Webinar presented by Kishwaukee Community College from 9:30am – 11:30am on Wednesday, July 28….


Monday, June 28, 2021
Rep. Demmer files legislation to block state GPS tracking of vehicles

Deputy House Minority Leader Rep. Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) filed new legislation in the Illinois House of Representatives today that would prohibit the state from enacting digital license plates on vehicles registered…