• Senate Week in Review: Apr. 20 - 24

    Okawville, Ill. - Facing an April 24 deadline to move legislation through the full Senate, hundreds of bills were debated and passed on the Senate floor this week, according to State Sen. Dave Luechtefeld (R-Okawville). read more...
  • Senate Week in Review April 13 - 17

    Okawville, Ill – Illinois lawmakers returned to the state Capitol to a series of budget-related hearings as leaders begin debate about how to fix the $6.3 billion budget shortfall for Fiscal Year read more...
  • Senate Week in Review April 6 - 10

    Okawville, Ill – On April 8, Senate Republican lawmakers attended a joint hearing of the Appropriations I and II Committees at Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIUC), focusing on Gov. Bruce Rauner's proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2016... read more...
  • Senate Week in Review March 30 - April 3

    Okawville, Ill – Gov. Bruce Rauner’s task force aimed at reducing the number of local governments in Illinois recently held its first meeting, and a major credit rating agency is reacting favorably to the effort, according to State Sen. Dave Luechtefeld read more...
  • Senate Week in Review: March 23 - 27

    Okawville, Ill. - By working in good faith across party lines, Gov. Bruce Rauner brought Senate and House lawmakers together to negotiate a fix to the $1.6 billion hole in the current budget. The solution was passed by lawmakers one year to the day... read more...

District Information

State Capitol Office

103B State House
Springfield, Illinois 62706

Phone: 217-782-8137

Fax: 217-782-4079


700 North Front Street
Okawville, Illinois 62271

Phone: 618-243-9014

Fax: 618-243-5376


342 North Street, Ste. C
Murphysboro, IL 62966
Phone: 618-529-3866