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Friday, June 14, 2019
Rep. Avery Bourne Visits Roadwork Site on Old Route 66; Discusses Importance of New Capital Bill

State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Raymond) joined State Representatives Mike Murphy (R-Springfield) and Tim Butler (R-Springfield) on Friday for an early-morning visit to inspect road improvement work currently in progress along…


Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Statement from Rep. Bourne on the Signing of the Reproductive Health Act

LITCHFIELD- Today, Governor Pritzker signed into law legislation expanding abortions in Illinois. State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Raymond), led the debate against this legislation when the Illinois House of Representatives voted on…


Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Rep. Bourne Hosting Coffee and Conversations with Constituents

State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Raymond) will be hosting her annual Coffee and Conversation events throughout the 95th District in the next two weeks.  “I’m inviting people to join me for coffee….


Friday, June 7, 2019
Bourne Votes Against Pay Increase for State Lawmakers

Wednesday, Governor JB Pritzker signed the 2020 state budget despite calls to line-item veto the budget to stop the pay raise for Illinois House and Senate Members. Representative Avery Bourne (R-Raymond) voted against…


Friday, June 7, 2019
Bourne: Infrastructure Investments Will Spur Economic Growth

Throughout my short time in the legislature, I’ve been a consistent critic of the culture of unchecked spending in Springfield. I’ve voted against wildly out-of-balance budgets, an income tax increase,…


Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Rep. Bourne Leads the Debate Against Abortion Expansion Legislation

SPRINGFIELD- On Tuesday the Illinois House voted on a measure promoted by Governor Pritzker that would make Illinois the most progressive state in the nation on abortion. “Today the Illinois House…


Tuesday, May 28, 2019
VIDEO: Rep. Bourne Stands Opposed to Unnecessary Abortion Expansion Bill

Monday, May 27, 2019
Bourne Votes Against Graduated Income Tax Constitutional Amendment

SPRINGFIELD— State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Raymond) today voted against Senate Joint Resolution Constitutional Amendment 1 (SJRCA1), a constitutional amendment that would repeal the provision in Illinois’ Constitution that requires a flat…


Thursday, May 23, 2019
Rep. Bourne Launches Summer Reading Program

State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Raymond) is challenging local kindergarten through 5th grade students to complete her reading program to earn a free ice cream with the Representative at the end…


Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Rep. Bourne Announces Annual Art Contest Winners

State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Raymond) is pleased to announce the winners of her annual Illinois-themed art contest. Each year, Representative Bourne invites students in grades K-8 to submit artwork from…