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Tuesday, January 12, 2021
Rep. Demmer helps sink bill to deny COVID-19 relief to small businesses

State Rep. Tom Demmer, R-Dixon, speaks during debate against SB 1199, legislation that would allow the state to deny federal CARES Act funding meant to provide relief to small businesses…


Friday, January 8, 2021
Rep. Demmer: Deliver relief to businesses impacted by pandemic; provide tools needed to attract new jobs, growth to Illinois economy

State Rep. Tom Demmer, R-Dixon, speaks at a press conference in Springfield on the first day of lame duck session to lay out his priorities for helping Illinois’ economy as it…


Monday, January 4, 2021
Local photographers encouraged to enter Rep. Demmer’s Photo Contest; submissions due by Feb. 12

Are you a nature lover, architecture fanatic, or simply enjoy taking pictures everywhere you go around northwest Illinois? If so, this contest is for you! Area residents are invited to…


Friday, October 9, 2020
Demmer: Join together to “Save Byron”

State Representative Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) is inviting local residents to join together to save the Byron Generating Station. “The Byron Generating Station is an important cornerstone of the Ogle County…


Saturday, October 3, 2020
Demmer speaks out on Region 1 mitigation order

State Representative Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) joined with fellow legislators from Region 1 on a bipartisan request to Dr. Ngozi Ezike, Director of IDPH, to delay the restaurant and bar closures…


Thursday, August 27, 2020
Response to Exelon’s Announcement of Byron Plant Closure

I am deeply disappointed with today’s announcement that Exelon intends to close the Byron Nuclear Plant in September 2021. The plant is home to hundreds of good-paying jobs and contributes…


Thursday, July 23, 2020
IDES warning Illinoisans of unemployment benefits scam

An individual who has not filed an unemployment claim but has received a debit card or an unemployment insurance (UI) finding letter in the mail has most likely been the…


Wednesday, July 22, 2020
Register: Employment Readiness Webinar

Learn how to structure and compile a standout resume. Hear tips on how to ace your next interview. Also, get your questions answered during the Q&A session following the webinar….


Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Demmer, Keicher release statement on Project Ventus announcement

DeKalb….State Representatives Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) and Jeff Keicher (R-Sycamore) issued the following statement today upon the announcement that Facebook will build a new data center that will move into a…


Friday, June 26, 2020
House Republicans Appointed to Budget Oversight Commission

Springfield, IL…Illinois House Republican Leader Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs) appointed four members of the House Republican Caucus to the Legislative Budget Oversight Commission. The Commission will monitor budget management actions…