News

  • Senate Week in Review: October 20 – 24, 2014

    A federal judge sided with a longtime anti-patronage crusader, ruling that hiring practices at the state’s Department of Transportation have been so corrupted by political influence under Governor Pat Quinn and his predecessor that a federal monitor is now needed, State Sen. Dave Luechtefeld (R-Okawville) said. read more...
  • Senate Week in Review: October 13 - October 17, 2014

    More clouds gathered over the Quinn administration as a result of a controversial home weatherization program, while a new report from a major bond rating agency offered a grim forecast of the state’s job creation prospects, according to State Sen. Dave Luechtefeld (R-Okawville). read more...
  • Senate Week in Review: October 6 – October 10, 2014

    Two days of testimony before the bipartisan Legislative Audit Commission provided some answers, but raised many more questions about Governor Pat Quinn’s failed anti-violence initiative. read more...
  • Senate Week in Review: September 29 – October 3, 2014

    Governor Quinn’s scandal-plagued Neighborhood Recovery Initiative is poised to once again take center stage as federal prosecutors cleared the way for the bipartisan Legislative Audit Commission to resume their investigation of the program, said State Senator Dave Luechtefeld (R-Okawville). read more...
  • Senate Week in Review: September 22 - September 26, 2014

    Springfield—The last day for those seeking licenses to grow and sell medical cannabis to submit their application materials and fees was early this week, said State Sen. Dave Luechtefeld (R-Okawville), while in other news Illinois continues to rank at the bottom of the nation when it comes to the state’s business practices. read more...

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