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Monday, November 18, 2019
Rep. Bourne Receives Award for Education Work

The Illinois Association of Regional Superintendents of Schools recently recognized State Representative Avery Bourne for her work in Springfield on education. Since taking office, she has been a staunch advocate…


Friday, November 15, 2019
Veto Recap: Rep. Bourne on Lack of Real Ethics Reform

Friday, November 15, 2019
Veto Recap: Rep. Bourne Breaks Down Pension Consolidation Bill

Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Rep. Bourne Serves as Principal for a Day at North Elementary

State Representative Avery Bourne recently served as principal for a day at North Elementary School in Taylorville. She interacted with students on their latest projects and discussed with teachers the…


Monday, November 4, 2019
Bourne: Ban State Lawmakers from Simultaneously Serving as Lobbyists

In response to recent news that revealed a glaring loophole in Illinois legislative ethics laws, State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Morrisonville) is the Chief Co-Sponsor of legislation to ban state legislators…


Thursday, October 3, 2019
Bourne Reminds Constituents to Be Counted, Becomes Census Champion

The upcoming census in 2020 is important for the state of Illinois. State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Morrisonville) has joined other community and government leaders in signing on to be a…


Tuesday, October 1, 2019
Rep. Bourne Appointed to New Firearm Task Force

LITCHFIELD– State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Morrisonville) has been named to serve on the newly created House Firearm Public Awareness Task Force. Rep. Bourne was one of 12 House Republicans chosen by Republican Leader Jim…


Thursday, September 12, 2019
Rep. Bourne Recognizes Summer Readers

Rep. Bourne’s Summer Reading Program encourages students to continue learning and reading throughout the summer break. Students are honored with an ice cream party and official Illinois House Certificates


Thursday, September 5, 2019
Rep. Bourne Named ‘Friend of Infrastructure’

LITCHFIELD – Thanks in part to the role she played in this spring’s critical investment in Illinois’ infrastructure and economic future, State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Raymond) announced she received the…


Thursday, August 29, 2019
Bourne: Hunting Education a New Option for Local Schools

LITCHFIELD- House Bill 3462, which was sponsored by State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Raymond), was recently signed into law. This measure aims to improve hunting and gun safety for students by allowing school districts to…