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Monday, January 11, 2021
Sign Petition Against HB 163, Madigan Suspends Campaign for Speaker, Inauguration Details

Call to Action: Sign Petition Opposing HB 163 Over the last several days I have heard from hundreds of constituents urging me to vote against HB 163. This bill is…


Friday, January 8, 2021
VIDEO: House Republicans Denounce Governor Pritzker’s Decision to Withhold CARES Funds

This afternoon Republican State Representatives Avery Bourne, Keith Wheeler and Tom Demmer addressed the media and denounced unilateral decisions made by Governor JB Pritzker to withhold federal CARES Act COVID-19…


Thursday, January 7, 2021
AUDIO: Rep. Bourne Discusses Upcoming Lame Duck Session

Monday, January 4, 2021
Lame Duck Session; Inauguration Set for Jan. 13

Happy New Year and welcome to 2021! In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Illinois legislature should resolve to make 2021 the year of accountability – accountability for the…


Wednesday, December 23, 2020
Merry Christmas from Rep. Avery Bourne

Be Safe on the Roads During Cold Weather Months Cold, winter weather has arrived, and the snow and wind that is common this time of year often makes travel difficult…


Thursday, December 17, 2020
Rep. Avery Bourne: “Pritzker and Democrats Own the Unbalanced Budget”

Wednesday, December 16, 2020
Bourne on LaSalle Veterans Home COVID-19 Outbreak: “The Pritzker Administration’s Failure is Unconscionable”

Tuesday, December 15, 2020
Democrats on Special Investigating Committee Shut Down House Investigation into Madigan’s Involvement in ComEd Scandal

Democrats on the Special Investigating Committee (SIC) into the ethical conduct of Speaker of the House Michael J. Madigan shut down the committee’s work on Monday and voted that the…


Thursday, December 10, 2020
Legislative News from Rep. Avery Bourne

First Batch of COVID-19 Vaccines to be Delivered to Illinois Within Days The initial 109,000 doses of the Pfizer vaccine for COVID-19 could arrive in Illinois as soon as Saturday….


Wednesday, December 9, 2020
VIDEO: House Republicans Demand Action on FOID and CCL Delays