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Thursday, February 2, 2012
Statement from Rep. Durkin on State of the State

Posted on February 02, 2012 9:29 AM “Last year the governor signed into law a democrat tax increase that was the largest Illinois Families have ever seen and claimed it…


Thursday, January 26, 2012
Legislation Filed to Make College Illinois! Investments Safer

SPRINGFIELD—House Bill 4116 was filed today by State Representative Jim Durkin (R-Western Spring) to ensure that College Illinois! funds will no longer be placed in high risk alternative investments. This…


Wednesday, January 4, 2012
College Illinois Interview

I was interviewed by Reuters News Service about College Illinois and a first step to bring greater transparency to the program. Please be reassured that many of my colleagues and…