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Thursday, January 27, 2022
Durkin Proposes Victim-Focused Overhaul of Pritzker’s Prisoner Review Board

With a focus on protecting victims of violent crime and their families, Illinois House Republican Leader Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs) introduced legislation on Thursday to overhaul Illinois’ Prisoner Review Board…

Monday, January 10, 2022
Lack of action by DCFS is failing the children in the care of the state of Illinois

Illinois House Republican Leader Jim Durkin sent a letter to the Chair of the House Appropriations Human Services Committee this morning to call for a hearing on the failures at DCFS that have…

Tuesday, December 14, 2021
Durkin Targets Organized Retail Theft

As “smash-and-grab” robberies continue to terrorize consumers and retailers, House Republican Leader Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs) has filed legislation targeting the organized theft rings behind these headline-grabbing crimes. “Smash-and-grab retail…

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Leader Durkin and Senator Curran Highlight New Public Safety Legislation
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Illinois House Republicans call for action on heightened violence
Republicans respond to Pritzker’s signing of partisan-drawn maps.
Illinois House Republicans address end of session and budget
House Republicans Address Democratic Maps Dump
Leader Jim Durkin Calls Out Lack of Transparency in Democrat Maps
Illinois House Republicans Address Democrat Map Drop
Leader Durkin reminds the Governor that words matter