News

Monday, July 22nd, 2019
I-88 lane closure to take place this week

DIXON — The Illinois Department of Transportation announces that an overnight lane closure will be installed in Whiteside County. The lane closure will be on I-88 over the Hennepin Canal…

Thursday, July 18th, 2019
McCombie selected to join Edgar Fellows

State Representative Tony McCombie has been chosen as one of forty-one emerging leaders from throughout Illinois to the 2019 Class of Edgar Fellows.  Known for its prestigious reputation for stimulating…

Wednesday, July 17th, 2019
Sen. Anderson & Rep. McCombie to host free Job Fair in Moline

Moline, IL… State Senator Neil Anderson and State Representative Tony McCombie are encouraging job seekers to come to their free Job Fair in Moline. Wednesday, July 31 9:00 a.m. to…

Tuesday, July 16th, 2019
Gov. Pritzker Urges Participation in Critical Local Damage Assessment Following Historic Flooding

Damage Assessment Will Determine Whether State Receives Federal Recovery Assistance As the floodwaters from the Great Flood of 2019 begin to recede, the State of Illinois and county emergency management…

Monday, July 15th, 2019
Governor signs new law to alleviate substitute teacher shortage

Legislation co-sponsored by State Representative Tony McCombie to help streamline background checks on substitute teachers in an effort to address the substitute teacher shortage impacting school districts throughout Illinois was…

Tuesday, July 9th, 2019
Rep. McCombie Announces “People and Places of the 71st District” Photo Contest Winners

Savanna….Today State Representative Tony McCombie (IL-71st) announced the winners of the 2019 Spring photo contest.   “Congratulations to Karen Miles and Scott Wolfe on your winning photos. I love the…

Monday, July 8th, 2019
State of Illinois Flag Notifications

HALF-STAFF ALERTS will provide you with an email alert when your American flag should be flown at half-staff in accordance to Presidential (country) and gubernatorial (state) proclamations.  The Office of the…

Thursday, July 4th, 2019
Independence Day is a Time of Celebration!

Independence Day is a Time of Celebration! As we approach Independence Day, it is hard not to reflect on the true meaning of the holiday. A time when the thirteen…

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019
Rep. McCombie and Sen. Anderson to Host Job Fair
Monday, July 1st, 2019
New Laws Go Into Effect Today

With the legislature adjourned until the fall veto session in October and November, I have been spending my time visiting the 71st District, which includes parts of Carroll, Whiteside, Rock…