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Monday, September 27, 2021
Infrastructure Update: Illinois 84 in Colona to close Oct. 4

The Illinois Department of Transportation announces today that Illinois 84 in Colona will be closed at the BNSF Railway crossing from Monday, Oct. 4, through Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021. The…


Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Infrastructure Update: I-80 Mississippi River bridge repairs begin Sept 23

The Illinois Department of Transportation announced today that weather permitting, repairsto the Interstate 80 Mississippi River bridge (Fred Schwengel Memorial Bridge) in Rock IslandCounty will begin Thursday, Sept. 23. The…


Saturday, September 18, 2021
Recognizing National Thank a Police Officer Day

Saturday, September 18, 2021 is National Thank a Police Officer Day. Organizations around the country dedicates the third Saturday of September to honor those who serve and protect the nation….


Thursday, September 16, 2021
McCombie discusses Support for Transparency & Accountability before School Closures

Rep. Tony McCombie discussed her support for “transparency and accountability before school closures” in describing the need for House Bill 1785, which was co-sponsored by McCombie this Spring and signed…


Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Infrastructure Update: Work on I-80 in East Moline begins Sept 20

The Illinois Department of Transportation announces today that weather permitting, construction on I-80 near the I-88 and Illinois 5/92 interchange (exits 4A-B) in East Moline will begin on Monday, Sept….


Friday, September 10, 2021
Infrastructure Update: Illinois 84 resurfacing in Whiteside County begins Sept. 16

The Illinois Department of Transportation announces today that weather permitting, construction on Illinois 84 in Whiteside County will begin Thursday, Sept. 16. The work will be between US 30, near…


Thursday, September 9, 2021
McCombie Appointed to Domestic Violence Fatality Review Commission by House Republican Leader Jim Durkin

Rep. Tony McCombie was appointed to the newly formed Domestic Violence Fatality Review Commission on Wednesday by House Republican Leader Jim Durkin. “Domestic violence prevention advocates and law enforcement want…


Thursday, September 2, 2021
McCombie Passes Resolution to Audit Pritzker’s Business Interruption Grant (BIG) Program

Rep. Tony McCombie passed Audit Resolution 159 in the Legislative Audit Commission on Wednesday, September 1 to push for a full audit of Governor JB Pritzker’s Business Interruption Grant (BIG)…


Friday, August 27, 2021
McCombie calls for Special Session to restore Checks and Balances

Governor Pritzker this week issued a mandate that requires all Illinoisans, including children as young as two years old to wear a face-covering or mask while indoors. Governor Pritzker has…


Tuesday, August 24, 2021
McCombie Sponsored Bills Become New Laws

Now that bill signing season is largely coming to a close, eight new laws are in effect thanks to the efforts of Rep. Tony McCombie as Chief Sponsor of the…