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Tuesday, June 6, 2023
Remembering D-Day

79 years ago today, Allied troops stormed the heavily fortified coast of Normandy to liberate Western Europe from the evil, tyranny, and oppression of Nazi control. On this important anniversary…

Monday, June 5, 2023
PTSD Awareness Month

After a traumatic event, it’s normal to think, act, and feel differently than usual—but most people start to feel better after a few weeks or months. Talk to a doctor…

Wednesday, May 31, 2023
State Fair Tickets on Sale June 1

The Illinois State Fair Box Office is opening for in-person grandstand ticket purchases starting on Thursday, June 1. Regular box office hours are 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday and…

Tuesday, May 30, 2023
Recognizing World MS Day

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is one of the most common diseases of the central nervous system. Today, 2.8 million people around the world have MS. World MS Day brings us together…

Monday, May 29, 2023
Honoring Memorial Day

Today we honor and remember those who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our nation. Bless our fallen heroes this Memorial Day and always.

Saturday, May 27, 2023
Rep. Rosenthal Responds to Passage of FY24 State Budget

Following the passage of the fiscal year 2024 budget in the Illinois House of Representatives, State Representative Wayne Rosenthal (R-Morrisonville) issued the following response: “The budget that passed tonight has…

Friday, May 26, 2023
Session Update – May 26

It was a long day on the floor yesterday as we awaited the “agreed” budget announced by Democrats. We considered several pieces of legislation throughout the day, including bills concerning…

Wednesday, May 24, 2023
General Assembly Returns for Final Week of Spring Session, Again

The General Assembly is back at the Capitol for the final week (again) of the spring session with a state budget expected to drop in the next few days. You…

Tuesday, May 23, 2023
Rep. Rosenthal Joins Illinois Lawmakers

State Representative Wayne Rosenthal joins Jak Tichenor on WSIU Public Television’s Illinois Lawmakers for a discussion about the final days of the spring legislative session. 

Monday, May 22, 2023
Rep. Rosenthal Thanks EMS Workers for EMS Appreciation Week

Thank you to the EMS workers across the state who save lives and help people through their most critical moments. Happy EMS Week and thank you for all that you…