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Monday, March 9, 2020
Legislative News from Rep. Avery Bourne

State Representative Avery Bourne Files Bill to Protect Second Amendment Rights One of the first bills JB Pritzker signed into law when he became Governor was the Firearm Dealer License…


Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Rep. Avery Bourne Celebrates “Ag Day” at State Capitol

Tuesday, March 3 was Agriculture Day in Springfield, and the halls of the Capitol were filled with young students who participate in FFA and other agriculture programs through their communities…


Tuesday, March 3, 2020
Representative Bourne Discusses Downstate Bill Package on WTAX Radio

This morning State Representative Avery Bourne was a guest on WTAX’s Joey McLaughlin’s radio show, where she discussed a package of bills she filed to protect the interests of downstate…


Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Rep. Avery Bourne Files Bill to Protect Second Amendment Rights

One of the first bills JB Pritzker signed into law when he became Governor was the Firearm Dealer License Certification Act, which created new, duplicative licensing costs and overly-burdensome regulations…


Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Rep. Bourne Criticizes Pritzker’s Policy to Release Violent Undocumented Immigrant Felons into IL Communities

State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Morrisonville) stood with House and Senate Republicans and county sheriffs from throughout Illinois, including Christian County Sheriff Bruce Kettelkamp, on Tuesday to urge Governor JB Pritzker…


Monday, February 24, 2020
Legislative News from Rep. Avery Bourne

Rep. Avery Bourne, House Republicans Denounce Pritzker Decision to Tie School Funding to Graduated Income Tax Hike Approval On February 19, Governor JB Pritzker introduced a recommended Fiscal Year 2021…


Monday, February 24, 2020
Sign the Petition! Budget money should NOT be tied to Governor Pritzker’s Political Agenda

In his annual budget address this year, Governor J.B. Pritzker proposed withholding $150 million of state funds for local K-12 schools unless voters approve his income tax hike in the November elections….


Monday, February 24, 2020
Representative Avery Bourne Files Bill Package to Protect Downstate Illinois Communities

State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Morrisonville) has filed a package of bills that seek to protect downstate Illinois communities from legislation that often has detrimental effects on communities outside of Chicago…


Friday, February 21, 2020
Bourne Completes Successful Coffee & Conversation Tour

Twice each year State Representative Avery Bourne hosts a series of Coffee & Conversation events throughout the 95th District. At these casual events, she supplies the coffee and engages in…


Thursday, February 20, 2020
Rep. Avery Bourne, House Republicans Denounce Pritzker Decision to Tie School Funding to Graduated Income Tax Approval

State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Morrisonville) joined a group of House Republicans on Thursday to denounce Governor JB Pritzker’s decision to place passage of his graduated income tax proposal ahead of…