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Recent News
Monday, February 3, 2020
High Demand for Invest in Kids Scholarships

The Invest in Kids program offers a 75% income tax credit to individual and businesses that donate part of their incomes to qualified scholarship granting organizations. Eligible qualified scholarship granting…

Friday, January 24, 2020
Illinois House Gets Ready for 2020 Spring Session

This year’s session will convene with legislators gathering in Springfield on Tuesday, January 28. With brief recesses for the March primary election and for the April Easter-Passover holiday season, lawmakers…

Monday, January 13, 2020
Disturbing Email to Quinn Administration Should be Investigated Immediately

Leader Durkin called for an immediate criminal investigation following the disclosure that a powerful former lobbyist with close ties to House Speaker Michael Madigan had sent an email to top…

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Leader Jim Durkin and House Republicans outline legislative initiatives for the 2020 spring session.
Durkin on the woeful failure of Property Tax Relief Task Force
House Republicans introduce ethics reform package
Leader Durkin: Protect Illinois Residents from Ethylene Oxide Emissions
Leader Durkin at Illinois EPA Public Meeting on Sterigenics Permit - 8/1/19
Leader Durkin and Rep. Mazzochi pass the Matt Haller Act
190508 Presser Budget Durkin Brady Demmer
Leader Durkin Extends Get Well Wishes to Rep. Tom Bennett
Leader Durkin on House Rules 2019