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Friday, October 9, 2020
Legislative News from Rep. Avery Bourne

Bourne Earns Perfect Rating from IL Farm Bureau Did you know that one of every four Illinoisans works in the agriculture industry? The best way to improve Illinois’ financial standing…


Friday, October 9, 2020
Rep. Avery Bourne Co-Sponsors Legislation to Assist Families Saddled with Remote Learning Costs

With very little notice this summer, parents and guardians had to scramble to create an at-home learning environment for their kids. For many, that meant purchasing additional computers or tablets,…


Friday, October 2, 2020
Rep. Avery Bourne Encourages Agriculture Businesses to Apply for Business Interruption Grants

The Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) has announced the availability of $5 million in business recovery funding for livestock producers and small meat and poultry plants suffering interruptions as a…


Wednesday, September 23, 2020
State Rep. Avery Bourne Receives “Friend of Agriculture” Award; Earns Perfect Score on Illinois Farm Bureau Legislative Report Card

In recognition of her advocacy on behalf of Illinois’ farmers, State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Morrisonville) has been named a “Friend of Agriculture” by the Activator Program of the Illinois Farm…


Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Rep. Avery Bourne Sets Traveling Office Hours for Taylorville, Carlinville

State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Morrisonville) will be holding traveling office hours on Tuesday, September 29 in Taylorville. The event will be held at the office of Congressman Rodney Davis, 108…


Monday, September 21, 2020
Legislative News from Rep. Avery Bourne

Traveling Office Hours Set in Taylorville, Carlinville I always enjoy meeting with constituents when my office hosts traveling office hours. The three traveling office hours events I’ve held since the…


Monday, September 21, 2020
State Rep. Avery Bourne Named “Champion of Manufacturing” for Support of Illinois Manufacturing Community in 2019-2020

State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Morrisonville) has been named a “Champion of Manufacturing” by the Illinois Manufacturers’ Association (IMA) for votes she took in 2019-2020 that affect the manufacturing sector. Members…


Friday, September 18, 2020
Op Ed: It’s Time for the Majority Party to Get on Board with Fiscal Responsibility

The following editorial was written by Rep. Avery Bourne and was recently published in the Bengil Post: Yesterday Governor Pritzker warned that unless a federal bailout came along Illinois would…


Thursday, September 3, 2020
AUDIO: Rep. Bourne Expresses Support for Formation of Special Investigative Committee

Thursday, September 3, 2020
Op Ed: An Accurate Census Count is Vital to our Communities!

You’ve likely heard that it is the year for the census – the time once every ten years when the US gets an official count of people living in the…