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Wednesday, February 19, 2020
VIDEO: Rep. Avery Bourne Denounces Pritzker Budget that Ties Spending to Passage of Graduated Income Tax

Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Bourne Responds to Pritzker’s Budget Address: Balance the Budget with No New Taxes

On Wednesday, Governor JB Pritzker presented his annual Budget Address where he outlined a Fiscal Year 2021 spending plan that increases state operating expenditures by $2.2 billion for the budget…


Wednesday, February 19, 2020
State Rep. Avery Bourne Selected for Service on Qualifications Challenge Committee

State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Morrisonville) has been chosen to serve on a state panel that will review and hear challenges to the recent House of Representatives appointment of Eva-Dina Delgado,…


Friday, February 14, 2020
Representatives Bourne and Butler Discuss AVR and FOID Card Issues on Springfield Podcast

This week State Representatives Avery Bourne and Tim Butler discussed problems that must be addressed within the state’s automatic voter registration program and the system that provides for the receipt…


Monday, February 10, 2020
Legislative News from Rep. Avery Bourne

Take My Legislative Survey! As the 2020 legislative session gets underway, I would like to invite all residents of the 95th House District to complete my 2020 Legislative Survey. The survey can be accessed digitally here. Paper copies are available…


Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Rep. Bourne Announces Constituent Coffee Events

As the spring session gets underway in Springfield, State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Morrisonville) is hosting a series of Coffee & Conversation events across the 95th District.  “The spring session has just…


Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Rep. Bourne’s Monthly Traveling Office Hours

In an effort to reach as many constituents as possible across the 95th district, Representative Avery Bourne (R-Farmersville) hosts traveling office hours on the first and last Tuesday of each…


Wednesday, January 29, 2020
Bourne: Governor Needs to Follow Through on Ethics Reform and Fair Map Promises

SPRINGFIELD – Today, Governor J.B. Pritzker gave the State of the State Address laying out his priorities for the upcoming legislative session. State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Morrisonville) appreciated the governor’s support…


Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Rep. Bourne Demands Accountability and Action to PreserveIntegrity of Illinois Elections

Springfield, IL… With early and absentee voting set to start on February 6, U.S. Congressman Rodney Davis (R-Taylorville), and Illinois State Representatives Avery Bourne (R-Farmersville), Tim Butler (R-Springfield), Mike Murphy…


Wednesday, December 18, 2019
256 Laws to Take Effect January 1st

Typically, if new laws do not take effect immediately upon being signed in to law, they do so at the beginning of the next fiscal year, July 1, or the…