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Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Rep. Demmer on Illinois’ budget realities

Gov. Pritzker’s budget proposal should not take short sighted steps to raise taxes on Illinois businesses and remove job-creation incentives as we prepare to re-emerge from the pandemic. And we…


Monday, February 15, 2021
Rep. Demmer: Illinois needs balanced budget with NO tax increases

State Rep. Tom Demmer, R-Dixon, discusses the need to restore checks and balances to state government and to pass a responsible, balanced state budget this year with no tax increases….


Wednesday, February 10, 2021
Rep. Demmer: House Rules should support, not circumvent Illinois Constitution

Deputy House Republican Leader Tom Demmer, R-Dixon, speaks during debate on HR 72, a resolution to adopt House Rules for the 102nd Illinois General Assembly. Rep. Demmer points out how…


Monday, January 25, 2021
Rep. Demmer to serve as Deputy Republican Leader in new 102nd General Assembly

Today I was reappointed to the House Republican Leadership team for the 102nd General Assembly. It is an honor to continue serving my caucus and the people of Illinois in…


Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Tom Demmer takes oath for 102nd General Assembly

State Representative Tom Demmer, R-Dixon, was sworn in for a fifth term in the Illinois House of Representatives on Wednesday at a ceremony held at the Bank of Springfield Center….


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…