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Monday, May 20, 2019
Rep. Bourne Honors Life and Service of Police Chief Valerie Sheldon

Friday, May 17, 2019
Rep. Bourne Calls for Bipartisanship on Balanced FY20 Budget with No New Taxes

With revised and confirmed revenue numbers in hand, members of the House Republican Caucus reiterated their belief on Thursday that the Fiscal Year 2020 (FY20) budget can be balanced without…


Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Rep. Bourne Sets Traveling Office Hours in Taylorville

State Representative Avery Bourne is continuing her traveling office hours tour next week with an event planned in Taylorville at the office of Congressman Rodney Davis. On Tuesday, May 21,…


Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Legislative Update: May 14, 2019

Rep. Bourne Applauds Job Creators at Small Business Week Event in Litchfield Last week was “Small Business Week” in Illinois, and I had an opportunity to speak with business and…


Friday, May 10, 2019
Rep. Bourne Greets 4-H Students During Annual 4-H Day in Springfield

On Wednesday and Thursday the halls of the Capitol were filled with hundreds of 4-H students from across the state who were in Springfield to talk with lawmakers about the…


Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Bourne Celebrates Tech Day with Students from 95th District

On Tuesday, hundreds of students from across the state spent the day in Springfield for TECH Day 2019, where they showcased projects that illustrate the critical role technology plays in…


Monday, May 6, 2019
Rep. Bourne to Host Traveling Office Hours in Carlinville on May 7

State Representative Avery Bourne will host traveling office hours on Tuesday, May 7 in Carlinville. The event will take place from 10:30 AM until 1:00 PM at the City Hall,…


Saturday, February 2, 2019
Rules approved on a partisan vote Tuesday in Illinois House

Every two years, legislative bodies set the rules governing the way they will operate. Throughout the country, there has been a movement to make these rules more transparent, and to…


Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Bourne Appointed to House Leadership Team

 State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Raymond) was named today to the role of Assistant Republican Leader for the Illinois House Republican Caucus.  “I’m grateful to House Republican Leader Jim Durkin for…


Friday, December 28, 2018
253 New Laws Taking Effect January 1, 2019

With the New Year, comes new laws that were passed in the General Assembly and take effect January 1, 2019. Representative Avery Bourne (R-Raymond) sponsored or supported several of the…