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Rep. Demmer to host dedication of Illinois Route 251 overpass in Rochelle in memory of late Sen. Jack Roe
September 21st, 2022
Rep. Demmer statement on FY23 state budget
April 19th, 2022
Rep. Demmer, Rep. Keicher to host free Job Fair in Sycamore
April 18th, 2022
Rep. Demmer statement on indictment of Speaker Madigan
March 2nd, 2022
Demmer files bill to expand financial disclosure requirements to Executive branch personnel
February 25th, 2022
Demmer to Introduce Bill to Aid in Ukrainian Refugee Resettlement
February 24th, 2022
Rep. Demmer: Demand transparency in State spending of COVID-19 relief funds
February 22nd, 2022
Rep. Demmer files legislation to combine offices of State Comptroller, Treasurer
January 26th, 2022
Demmer & McCombie statement on murder of DCFS Investigator Deidre Silas
January 5th, 2022
Rep. Demmer statement on House passage of energy bill
September 9th, 2021
Demmer, Stewart, Rezin & Welter call for swift action to preserve Illinois’ energy infrastructure, including Byron and Dresden plants
August 2nd, 2021
Rep. Demmer files legislation to block state GPS tracking of vehicles
June 28th, 2021
Demmer, House GOP Demand Fiscal Accountability Amid Federal Bailout
March 12th, 2021
Rep. Demmer to serve as Deputy Republican Leader in new 102nd General Assembly
January 25th, 2021
Tom Demmer takes oath for 102nd General Assembly
January 13th, 2021
Local photographers encouraged to enter Rep. Demmer’s Photo Contest; submissions due by Feb. 12
January 4th, 2021
Demmer: Join together to “Save Byron”
October 9th, 2020
House Republicans Appointed to Budget Oversight Commission
June 26th, 2020
Rep. Demmer Encourages Local Photographers, Artists and Creative Organizations to Apply for Relief Funding
April 8th, 2020
Rep. Demmer Urges Small Businesses & Non-Profits to Submit Information to DCEO for Access to SBA Economic Injury Loans
March 18th, 2020
Rep. Demmer Introduces Legislation to Create Teacher Mentor Grants for School Districts Statewide
March 11th, 2020
Rep. Demmer Introduces, Co-Sponsors Legislation to Lower the Cost of Health Care and Prescription Drugs
March 4th, 2020
Rep. Demmer Responds to Gov. Pritzker’s Budget Address, Calls for No New Taxes, Spending Restraint in FY21 Budget
February 19th, 2020
Your Care Can’t Wait! Coalition: Illinois Patients Waiting Too Long For Medical Care
February 18th, 2020
Demmer, Keicher statement on Project Hammer announcement
January 31st, 2020
Rep. Demmer Responds to Gov. Pritzker’s State of the State Address, Urges Speaker Madigan to Allow Votes on Ethics Reform, Fair Maps
January 29th, 2020
Rep. Demmer Discusses 2020 House Republican Legislative Priorities, Highlights Urgent Need for Fair Maps
January 28th, 2020
Complimentary Admission to Chicago Museums and Zoos Available Through Rep. Tom Demmer’s Office
January 10th, 2020
Rep. Tom Demmer Receives Award for Support of Substance Abuse Treatment Initiatives, Jail Diversion Programs
December 17th, 2019
Rep. Demmer Honored for Commitment to Nursing Home Residents
November 25th, 2019
Rep. Demmer Announces Upcoming Mobile Office Hours in Sandwich and Oregon
November 22nd, 2019
Rep. Demmer Reminds Area Residents of the 2020 Open Enrollment Period for Purchasing Health Insurance
November 20th, 2019
Rep. Demmer Proposes Sweeping Ethics Reform Package in Response to Federal Investigations
November 7th, 2019
Rep. Demmer Introduces Legislation to Ban Lawmakers from Performing Paid Lobbying Work with Local Government Units
October 29th, 2019
Rep. Demmer Encourages Residents to Participate in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day
October 21st, 2019
Rep. Demmer Announces $196,034,000 in Transportation Infrastructure Projects for 90th House District
October 21st, 2019
Demmer Hosts RALI CARES Trailer Stop at Sandwich High School
October 16th, 2019
Rep. Tom Demmer Sets Mobile Office Hours in Sandwich
October 15th, 2019
Save the Date! Demmer to Host Health Insurance & Wellness Fairs in November
October 12th, 2019
New Mobile Office Hours Dates Posted in Demmer’s 90th District
October 8th, 2019
Rep. Tom Demmer Joins Governor and Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers to Celebrate Data Center Incentives
October 7th, 2019
Representative Demmer Receives Medical Partner Award from IAMHP
October 7th, 2019
Rep. Tom Demmer to Host RALI CARES Educational Trailer at Sandwich High School
October 5th, 2019
Rep. Demmer Visits 90th District Schools
October 4th, 2019
Rep. Demmer and Sen. Stewart Host Successful Children’s Expo
September 23rd, 2019
Rep. Tom Demmer Serves as “Principal for a Day” at Oregon Elementary School
September 20th, 2019
City of Rochelle Hosts Infrastructure Celebration Day, Names Representative Tom Demmer a “Friend of Infrastructure”
September 13th, 2019
Sen. Stewart and Rep. Demmer to Host Free Interactive Children’s Health & Safety Expo in Dixon
September 9th, 2019
Demmer Provides Legislative Update at Dixon Chamber Meeting
August 28th, 2019
Governor Signs Demmer Bill Providing Parity for Craft Distillers
August 26th, 2019
Representative Tom Demmer to Host Mobile Office Hours at Rock River Center in Oregon
August 12th, 2019
Governor Signs Medicaid Reform Legislation
August 5th, 2019
Governor Signs Demmer Legislation Improving Patient Access to Prescribing Psychologists
July 22nd, 2019
Rep. Tom Demmer Renews Call for Fair Maps; Offers Petition to End Gerrymandering
July 12th, 2019
Rep. Tom Demmer Sets Mobile Office Hours in Sandwich
July 1st, 2019
Demmer Joins Local Volunteers for Rochelle Park Rebuild
June 25th, 2019
Rep. Tom Demmer Sets Mobile Office Hours in Rochelle
June 5th, 2019
Rep. Tom Demmer Supports Series of Bipartisan Bills on Final Days of Spring Legislative Session
June 1st, 2019
Rep. Demmer Denounces Proposal to Remove Flat Tax Guarantee from Illinois Constitution
May 27th, 2019
Demmer Joins Republican Lawmakers and Family of Slain DCFS Worker to Demand Senate Vote on HB 1482
May 23rd, 2019
Rep. Demmer Joins House Republicans’ Call for Balanced FY20 Budget with No New Taxes
May 16th, 2019
Rep. Tom Demmer Named “Champion of Innovation”
May 10th, 2019
Demmer, Hammond Decry Pritzker’s Board Appointment Tactics
May 9th, 2019
Crowd of 100 Turns Out for Joint Town Hall Meeting in DeKalb
April 24th, 2019
Demmer Receives Legislative Champion Award from State Alliance of YMCAs
April 15th, 2019
Bill Providing Parity for Craft Distillers Gains House Approval
April 11th, 2019
House of Representatives Pays Tribute to 100th Anniversary of Dixon Memorial Arch
April 10th, 2019
Demmer to Host Joint Town Hall Meeting on State Budget
April 1st, 2019
Demmer Passes Bill to Provide Schools with Flexibility in Hiring of School Resource Officers/Mental Health Professionals
March 29th, 2019
Demmer: Illinois Ranks Dead Last in Taxpayer Burden
March 20th, 2019
Demmer Urges Lawmakers to Stop Ignoring Tax Realities
March 19th, 2019
Demmer’s Dispatch: March 18, 2019
March 18th, 2019
Save the Date! IL Budget Town Hall Meeting Set for April 23
March 14th, 2019
Rep. Demmer Co-Sponsors Resolution Opposing Graduated Income Tax in Illinois
February 28th, 2019
Rep. Tom Demmer Champions Local Government Consolidation Bill
February 26th, 2019
State Representative Tom Demmer to Host New Office Open House on March 2
February 25th, 2019
Representative Tom Demmer Offers Free Passes to Many Chicagoland Museums and Zoos
February 19th, 2019
Demmer Pushes for Improved Ballot Transparency through Taxpayer Advocate and Empowerment Act
February 18th, 2019
Rep. Demmer Rejects Partisan Minimum Wage Bill
February 14th, 2019
Demmer Legislative Office Moves to Dixon
February 6th, 2019
Rep. Tom Demmer to Continue Leadership Roles on Healthcare Committees
February 5th, 2019
Representative Tom Demmer Champions Term Limits for Legislative Leaders in Springfield
January 31st, 2019
Rep. Demmer Champions Legislation to End Gerrymandered Political Maps in Illinois
January 22nd, 2019
Rep. Tom Demmer Attends CSG Medicaid Leadership Academy
October 5th, 2018
Kishwaukee College to receive State Funds for Horticulture Program Facilities Capital Improvements
September 11th, 2018
Rep. Tom Demmer Honored for Job Creation Voting Record
September 5th, 2018
Senior Fair to be held in Dixon on September 7
August 27th, 2018
Demmer bill to modernize substance abuse treatment statute signed by Governor
August 13th, 2018
Demmer Bill to Protect Seniors Signed by Governor
July 27th, 2018
Rep. Demmer named Deputy House Minority Leader
July 16th, 2018
Gov. Rauner proclaims today Officer Mark Dallas Day in Illinois
May 30th, 2018
Rep. Demmer offers Summer Reading Club to Grade School Students
May 23rd, 2018
Rep. Demmer founding member of Children’s Health Caucus
March 2nd, 2018
Demmer Agrees: “Our economy must grow faster than our government”
February 14th, 2018
Rep. Demmer named Legislator of the Year by Park Districts
January 24th, 2018
Rep. Demmer Announces $89,000 Grant payment for Sandwich Public Library Construction
January 4th, 2018
Demmer-backed Tax Credit for Flood Victims Signed into Law
November 17th, 2017
Rep. Tom Demmer honored by Illinois Psychological Association
November 7th, 2017
Local legislators offer prayers following attack on DCFS Investigator on Friday in Carroll County
October 2nd, 2017
Flood Assistance available for Ogle County (from, Sept. 19, 2017)
September 21st, 2017
Demmer-supported Civil Asset Forfeiture Reform Signed into Law
September 20th, 2017
Demmer Hosts Senior Fair in Dixon on Sept. 8th
September 13th, 2017
Senior Fair to be held in Dixon on September 8
August 25th, 2017
Governor Adds Northern Illinois Counties to Disaster Proclamation
July 24th, 2017
Rep. Demmer’s Summer Reading Club Deadline Approaching
July 13th, 2017
Rep. Demmer Votes No on Tax Increase
July 2nd, 2017
Key Republican Legislators Renew Urgent Call for Compromise Balanced Budget Plan
June 21st, 2017
Rep. Demmer offers Summer Reading Club to Grade School Students
May 23rd, 2017
Demmer pledges support for statue repairs (from Ogle County News- April 27, 2017)
April 27th, 2017
Tomorrow’s leaders learn from today’s in Sterling (from April 12, 2017)
April 13th, 2017
Rep. Demmer Advocates for Redistricting Reform
March 15th, 2017
Demmer, Yingling Pass Government Consolidation Bill out of Committee with Bi-Partisan Support
March 14th, 2017
90th District Photo Contest Winners Announced
March 10th, 2017
Demmer Introduces Property Tax Relief; Aims to Lower Local Government Cost
February 23rd, 2017
Demmer: A Budget Without any Economic Reforms means continually Smaller Budgets
February 15th, 2017
Getting State Government Back on Track
February 13th, 2017
Demmer Appointed to Key Education and Healthcare Committees
February 3rd, 2017
Demmer: State of State Address can be summed up in one word: “Opportunity.”
January 25th, 2017
SVM Editorial: Demmer Climbs Leadership Ladder (January 24, 2017)
January 25th, 2017
Rep. Tom Demmer Poses one of Most Important Questions of the Year as Tone is Set for 100th General Assembly
January 24th, 2017
Rep. Tom Demmer Appointed Republican Caucus Chair
January 17th, 2017
Rep. Tom Demmer Sworn In for Third Term in Illinois House of Representatives
January 11th, 2017
Rep. Demmer joins AT&T to present “Investing in Illinois” Awards and Donations to Community Organizations
January 6th, 2017
Rep. Demmer Announces 90th District Photo Contest in celebration of 100th General Assembly
December 29th, 2016
Demmer Votes Yes for Nuclear Energy Jobs and Clean, Reliable Energy
December 2nd, 2016
Transform Illinois Honors Rep. Demmer, others Making Local Governments more Efficient
October 6th, 2016
Demmer Bill Supporting Wind Energy Device Assessments Signed by Governor
August 17th, 2016
Demmer Applauds Launch of State Fairs Foundation
August 16th, 2016
Senior Fair to be Held in Dixon on September 16
August 16th, 2016
Rep. Tom Demmer Appointed to Pivotal Administrative Rules Committee
August 4th, 2016
Demmer Bill Supporting Wind Energy Device Assessments Sent to Governor
June 9th, 2016
Rep. Demmer Votes “Yes” on Human Services Emergency Funding
May 12th, 2016
Rep. Demmer offers “Monster Reader Program” Summer Reading Club to Grade School Students
May 10th, 2016
Rep. Demmer Lauds Higher Education Stopgap Funding, Urges Human Services Progress Next
April 22nd, 2016
Democrats Adjourn, Despite No Budget Compromise
March 3rd, 2016
Rep. Demmer Supports New Spending Proposal for Higher Education
January 26th, 2016
Rep. Demmer Serves as Principal for a Day
January 25th, 2016
Rep. Demmer Local Government Consolidation and Unfunded Mandates Task Force Issue Final Report to Governor
January 4th, 2016
New Laws for a New Year
December 30th, 2015
DCFS Director Visits Rochelle During Fall Tour
November 17th, 2015
IDOT Secretary Discusses Illinois’ Transportation Outlook in Rochelle
November 13th, 2015
Senior Fair in Dixon to be Hosted by Rep. Tom Demmer
September 28th, 2015
Summer Reading Program Participants Celebrate with Ice Cream
September 23rd, 2015
Rep. Demmer Thanks Illinois Director of Agriculture for Visiting the 90th District
September 22nd, 2015
Congressman Kinzinger to Host Traveling Office Hours at Rep. Demmer’s Office
July 21st, 2015
CMS Issues Budget Impasse FAQ’s for State Employees
July 1st, 2015
Update and Helpful Information for Tornado Victims
June 23rd, 2015
Democrats Approve Unbalanced Budget
May 26th, 2015
Illinois Residents could find unclaimed property through the States I-CASH Program
May 19th, 2015
May Legislative Update
May 19th, 2015
Rep. Demmer Commemorates 100th Anniversary of Emil Bach House
May 18th, 2015
Department of Natural Resources Offers Biodiversity Field Trip Grant
May 18th, 2015
Rep. Demmer to Host Coffee Talk in Mendota
May 11th, 2015
Democrats Take Partisan Approach, Issue Multi-Billion Dollar Budget Bill Hours before the Vote
May 6th, 2015
Rep. Demmer and Sandwich Mayor Rick Olson to Host Coffee Talk
April 22nd, 2015
Governor Extends Tax Filing and Payment Deadlines for Businesses and Individuals Impacted by Recent Tornado
April 15th, 2015
Legislative Update
April 14th, 2015
Demmer to Host Coffee Talk in Oregon
April 14th, 2015
Rep. Demmer’s Bill to Improve Government Transparency is Signed into Law
October 14th, 2014