Week of 07/04/2022

Dual Credit

Bill to increase access to dual credit courses signed into law

WSPY News

Ethan Kruger

07/08/2022

“A bill meant to increase access to high school courses that also count for college credit was signed into law last month. Morris Republican State Senator Sue Rezin sponsored the bill.”

 

Sen. Sue Rezin

7-8-22

WCSJ Radio (Morris) (2 other sources)

Issue: Dual college credit sources

Gun Laws/ Highland Park Parade

Sen. Dan McConchie

7-6-22

WCIA-TV (Champaign)

Issue: React to Highland Park parade killings

 

Sen. Dan McConchie

7-6-22

KLJB-TV (Davenport, IA) (multiple newscasts)

Issue: React to Highland Park parade killings

 

Sen. Neil Anderson

7-7-22

WIND Radio (Chicago)

Issue: React to Governor’s remarks following Highland Park parade killings

 

Sen. Neil Anderson

7-6-22

WMAY Radio (Springfield) (8 other sources)

Issue: React to Highland Park parade killings

 

Sen. Neil Anderson

7-10-22

WIND Radio (Chicago)

Issue: Anderson criticizes Pritker’s emotional response to Highland Park shooting

 

Sen. Dan McConchie

7-6-22

WCIA-TV (Champaign) (multiple newscasts)

Issue: Illinois gun laws

 

Sen. Dan McConchie

7-6-22

WHBF-TV (Davenport, IA) (multiple newscasts)

Issue: Illinois gun laws

 

Sen. Dan McConchie

7-6-22

WMBD-TV (Peoria) (multiple newscasts)

Issue: Illinois gun laws

 

Using Firearms Restraining Order Act among solutions officials see to combat gun violence

The Center Square

Greg Bishop

07/07/2022

“State Sen. Darren Bailey, R-Xenia, said there should be more focus on mental health and utilization of the Firearm Restraining Order Act.”

 

Will There Be a Push for Gun Legislation in Illinois?

The Illinoize

Patrick Pfingsten

07/05/2022

“Sen. Dave Syverson (R-Cherry Valley), a pro-gun lawmaker, said Monday Democrats are overreacting to the latest crisis.”

Interviews

NEWSRADIO WJPF INTERVIEW WITH JASON PLUMMER

NewsRadio WJPF

Staff

07/06/2022

“Illinois State Senator Jason Plummer (R-Edwardsville) joins The Morning Newswatch.”

Roe V. Wade Overturn

Sen. Dan McConchie

7-7-22

WRPW Radio (Bloomington/Normal) (4 other sources)

Issue: Special Session on abortion

 

Sen. Dan McConchie

7-5-22

Quincy Herald-Whig

Issue: Special Session on abortion

MISC.

What Senator Rezin Wants Constituents to Know

WCSJ News

Justin Ritz

07/08/2022

“State Senator Sue Rezin and her staff will have traveling office hours this month.”

 

Sen. Don De Witte

7-8-22

Chicago Tribune

Issue: Elgin Secretary of State mobile unit event

 

Sen. Jason Barickman

7-10-22

Bloomington Pantograph

Issue: Redistricting gives Bloomington/Normal three state senators

 

Sen. Sally Turner

7-10-22

Bloomington Pantograph

Issue: Redistricting gives Bloomington/Normal three state senators

 

Sen. Sue Rezin

7-8-22

WCSJ Radio (Morris)

Issue: Traveling office hours

 

Sen. Terri Bryant

7-7-22

FarmWeek

Issue: U of I Agronomy Field Day July 28

 

Sen. Jil Tracy

7-7-22

Hannibal Courier-Post (Hannibal, Mo.)

Issue: Vendors sought for Fall Senior Adult Health Fair

 

Sen. Dale Fowler

7-7-22

Metropolis Planet

Issue: $200,000 DCEO grant for Ft. Massac/Massac Village development

 

Sen. Don DeWitte

7-7-22

Ogle County Newspapers

Issue: Mobile Secretary of state event in Kane County

 

Sen. Jil Tracy

7-6-22

Quincy Herald Whig

Issue: District office moving to new location

 

Sen. Sally Turner

7-6-22

Lincoln Daily News

Issue: Lodge Off 66 Grand Opening

 

Sen. Dale Fowler

7-4-22

Metropolis Planet

Issue: Cairo Port District funding

 

Sen. Dan McConchie

7-5-22

Daily Herald

Issue: Recycling event in Lake Zurich