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Wednesday, October 13, 2021
McCombie discusses legislative efforts opposing Pritzker’s Executive overreaches

Over the past 18 months, Rep. McCombie and other state legislators have been inundated with e-mails and calls from frustrated parents, job creators, concerned community members and local elected officials…


Monday, November 22, 2021
McCombie Op-Ed: Who do you trust? Parents or Politicians?

From The Clinton Herald, November 20, 2021 Who do you trust? Parents or politicians? This question cuts right to the heart of many of the major policy issues we see…


Monday, November 22, 2021
Secretary of State to Expand Driver’s License and ID Card Appointment Program to Larger Facilities in Central and Downstate Illinois

Comprehensive Plan Addresses Heavy Customer Volume at Facilities Caused by COVID-19 Pandemic Expanding remote renewal program for DLs/IDs so more customers can renew online, by phone or by mail Illinois…


Friday, November 12, 2021
Utility relief available for families in need

The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity reminds residents of utility relief available to low-income families throughout the state. Through the Help Illinois Families program, DCEO has launched over $295 million…


Tuesday, November 9, 2021
McCombie Shares Type 2 Diabetes Risk Assessment Tool for National Diabetes Awareness Month

November is National Diabetes Awareness Month. The American Diabetes Association encourages you to take your health into your own hands through awareness, detection, management, and learning to thrive despite your…


Tuesday, November 9, 2021
McCombie to host Pet Rescue Fair with Happy Tails Humane Society

State Representative Tony McCombie will be hosting a Pet Rescue Fair with Happy Tails Humane Society on Saturday, December 11.  The event will allow area residents to meet adoptable pets,…


Thursday, November 4, 2021
Illinois Conservation Foundation accepting applications for 2022 Conservation Achievement Scholarships

Applications are now being accepted by the Illinois Conservation Foundation (ICF) for the 2022 Conservation Achievement Scholarship program. The ICF annually awards scholarships to outstanding high school seniors in Illinois…


Tuesday, November 2, 2021
November is Winter Weather Preparedness Month in Illinois

The official start of winter is still over a month away but now is the time to prepare for winter weather. With a winter season predicted to have more precipitation…


Tuesday, November 2, 2021
Infrastructure Update: Safety improvements at Illinois 40 and Science Ridge Road intersection in Whiteside County begin Nov. 5

The Illinois Department of Transportation announced that, weather permitting, safety improvements at the intersection of Illinois 40 and Science Ridge Road north of Sterling in Whiteside County will begin on…


Thursday, October 28, 2021
Open Enrollment begins Nov. 1 for ACA Health Insurance Marketplace

Illinoisans can shop for health insurance on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) Health Insurance Marketplace. Open Enrollment begins Monday, November 1, 2021 and runs through January 15, 2022. The Illinois…


Thursday, October 28, 2021
VIDEO: McCombie defends personal healthcare freedoms

Rep. Tony McCombie spoke out on the Illinois House Floor on October 27, 2021 in defense of personal healthcare freedoms and against changes in Senate Bill 1169, House Amendment 3…