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Monday, December 14, 2020
Week in Review: December 14, 2020

BUDGET Restore Illinois Collaborative Commission members share concerns with Governor Pritzker’s borrowing scheme.  State Representatives Tom Bennett, Dan Caulkins, and Mike Murphy shared their concerns with Governor Pritzker’s controversial plan…


Sunday, December 13, 2020
Governor Pritzker uses new Executive Order to extend all previous Executive Orders related to COVID

Governor JB Pritzker extended all previous executive orders, including the residential evictions moratorium, on December 11, 2020. You can read the latest Executive Order at: https://www2.illinois.gov/sites/gov/Documents/CoronavirusDisasterProc-12-11-2020.pdf


Tuesday, December 1, 2020
Rep. Tony McCombie Promotes Savanna Community Blood Drive

State Representative Tony McCombie and the City of Savanna are promoting the annual Savanna Community Blood Drive on Monday, December 28th from 10:00am-2:00pm at the Savanna Fire Department Truck Bay,…


Thursday, November 19, 2020
McCombie Co-Signs Letter Urging Rural Critical Access Hospitals receive Hospital Transformation Funding Consideration

The following letter was sent to Illinois Healthcare and Family Services Director Theresa Eagleson on November 18 by Republican members of the Hospital Transformation Working Group. November 18, 2020 Director…


Tuesday, November 17, 2020
IDPH Mobile Testing Site in Savanna on Nov. 22

There will be an IDPH mobile testing site in Savanna this weekend. Please see details below: Date: Sunday, November 22 Address: 251 S 4th Street, Savanna, Carroll County Time: 8am to 4pm…


Monday, November 16, 2020
Forever Homes for the Holidays- Pet Adoption During the Holiday Season

It’s not hard to picture the joy of a warm puppy crawling out from under the Christmas tree with a bow on its head or a tiny new kitten chasing…


Monday, November 16, 2020
November is Winter Weather Preparedness Month in Illinois

The official start of winter is still over a month away but much of the state has already experienced its first snowfall as well as some dangerous Fall storms. This…


Friday, November 13, 2020
Week in Review- November 13

GENERAL ASSEMBLY Leader Jim Durkin unanimously reelected to lead the House Republican Caucus in the 102nd General Assembly.  The choice was finalized at a meeting of the Caucus held on Thursday,…


Friday, November 13, 2020
Rock Island and Henry Counties to get over $11 million in Mass Transit Investment

The Illinois Department of Transportation announced today that $112 million is being awarded to 31 downstate transit providers as part of Gov. JB Pritzker’s historic and bipartisan Rebuild Illinois capital…


Friday, November 13, 2020
Rep. McCombie responds to cancellation of Fall Veto Session

Speaker of the House Mike Madigan has announced that the Fall Veto Session is canceled due to concerns over COVID-19 and proximity to the upcoming holidays. In response to the…