Monday, March 28th, 2016
Reduced Concealed Carry Fees for Veterans

Representative Avery Bourne (R-Raymond) is sponsoring legislation, House Bill 6111, to provide one-half priced concealed carry permit fees for veterans.  The discount will be applied to the cost of new…

Thursday, March 10th, 2016
Representative Bourne Joins Local Law Enforcement to Tackle Synthetic Drug Epidemic

Representative Avery Bourne (R-Raymond) has introduced HB 6112 which aims to strengthen and broaden the current ban on synthetic drugs in Illinois. These synthetic drugs, classified as cathinones, more commonly…

Friday, March 4th, 2016
Dems Reject Republican Efforts to Stay in Springfield and Avoid Month Long Recess

State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Raymond), furious about the lack of a state budget and seemingly empty session calendar thus far this year, joined fellow House Republicans calling for no adjournment…

Thursday, March 3rd, 2016
Illinois Themed Art Contest

Representative Avery Bourne is holding an art contest for kindergarten through 8thgrade students throughout the district.  The contest kicks off today and the deadline for entry is March 31st with…