Week of 08/15/2022

Budget

Sen. Sue Rezin

8-11-22

WCSJ Radio (Morris)

Issue: State budget/Potential funding cuts to local government

Education

Sen. Sue Rezin

8-12-22

WCSJ Radio (Morris)

Issue: High School Summer Internship Program

Events

Senior Health Fair to give participants free screenings, talks with professionals

KFVS 12

Clayton Hester

08/15/2022

“The fair is being supported by State Senator Dale Fowler of Harrisburg and Representative Dave Severin of Benton.”

 

Sen. Dale Fowler

8-15-22

KFVS-TV (Cape Girardeau, Mo.)

Issue: Senior Health Fair

 

Sen. Dale Fowler

8-16-22

WSIL-TV (Harrisburg) (multiple newscasts)

Issue: Senior Health Fair

 

Sen. Dale Fowler

8-16-22

Benton Evening News (2 other sources)

Issue: Senior Health Fair

 

Sen. Dale Fowler

8-17-22

DuQuoin Evening Call (3 other sources)

Issue: Senior Health Fair

 

Sen. Dale Fowler

8-16-22

Marion Daily Republican

Issue: Senior Health Fair

 

Sen. Dale Fowler

8-17-22

WSIL-TV (Harrisburg) (1 other source)

Issue: Senior Health Fair in Carbondale

 

Carus Chemical announces multi-million dollar investment

103.9 WLPO

John Small

08/19/2022

“Present for the event were La Salle Mayor Jeff Grove, Peru Mayor Ken Kolowski, State Senator Sue Rezin and State Representative Lance Yednock.”

 

Univ. of Illinois visits Cairo Port Project site, hopes it can help fight food insecurity

WSIL TV 3

Danny Valle

08/17/2022

“So far, about $4 million has been spent on planning, according to state Senator Dale Fowler (R-Harrisburg).”

 

Sen. Dale Fowler

8-18-22

WSIL-TV (Harrisburg) (1 other source) (multiple newscasts)

Issue: Cairo River Port project

 

Sen. Dale Fowler

8-12-22

Southern Illinoisan

Issue: Grand Opening for local business

 

Sen. Jil Tracy

8-10-22

Jacksonville Journal-Courier

Issue: New Ag Sciences Complex dedication

 

Sen. Terri Bryant

8-16-22

Benton Evening News (2 other sources)

Issue: Ribbon cutting at Bulldog Early Learning Academy

 

Sen. Dan McConchie

8-16-22

Chicago Tribune

Issue: Aug. 13 Kid’s Fair

 

Sen. Dale Fowler

8-19-22

WSIL-TV (Harrisburg) (multiple newscasts)

Issue: Southern Illinois Made Expo

 

Sen. Dale Fowler

8-18-22

Illinois Online Gambling (industry media)

Issue: Walker's Bluff Casino

 

Sen. Dale Fowler

8-16-22

Randolph County Herald Tribune

Issue: Dedication of Bulldog Early Learning Academy (Harrisburg)

 

Sen. Terri Bryant

8-17-22

DuQuoin Evening Call (3 other sources)

Issue: Senior Health Fair

 

Sen. Terri Bryant

8-16-22

Marion Daily Republican

Issue: Senior Health Fair

 

Sen. Don DeWitte

8-21-22

Patch.com (Algonquin-Lake In The Hills)

Issue: Traveling office hours in the Village of Lake In The Hills

FOID

Before more gun control considered, lawmaker wants FOID card fixed

The Center Square

Greg Bishop

08/17/2022

“State Sen. John Curran, R-Lemont, supports the new emergency rules, but said ISP always had access to clear and present danger reports.

 

GOP lawmakers ask Illinois State Police for more details on how it handled report on alleged Highland Park shooter

Chicago Tribune

Dan Petrella

08/17/2022

“According to state Sen. John Curran, what’s unclear, based on public statements by state police, is whether the agency, which is charged with overseeing firearm licensing, reviewed the Highland Park report or just discarded it when it was determined Crimo didn’t have a FOID card or pending application.”

 

Sen. John Curran

8-19-22

KanKaKee Daily Journal

Issue: ISP FOID card renewal/Highland Park shooter

 

Sen. John Curran

8-18-22

Jacksonville Journal-Courier (6 other sources)

Issue: J-CAR hearing on ISP FOID card rules

 

Sen. John Curran

8-17-22

Starvedrock Media (Regional radio station group) (14 other sources)

Issue: J-CAR hearing on ISP FOID card rules

 

Sen. John Curran

8-17-22

WMAY Radio (Springfield) (11 other sources)

Issue: J-CAR hearing on ISP FOID card rules

 

Sen. John Curran

8-17-22

Daily Herald

Issue: Issue: J-CAR hearing on ISP FOID card rules

 

Sen. John Curran

8-18-22

WQRF-TV (Rockford)

Issue: J-CAR hearing on ISP FOID card rules

 

Sen. John Curran

8-18-22

WTVO-TV (Rockford)

Issue: J-CAR hearing on ISP FOID card rules

 

Sen. John Curran

8-18-22

WMAY Radio (Springfield)

Issue: ISP Workers Comp Fraud/Still no prosecution

 

Sen. John Curran

8-18-22

Effingham Daily News (4 other sources)

Issue: J-CAR hearing on ISP FOID card rules

 

Sen. Don DeWitte

8-18-22

Jacksonville Journal-Courier (6 other sources)

Issue: J-CAR hearing on ISP FOID card rules

 

Sen. Don DeWitte

8-17-22

Starvedrock Media (Central Illinois regional radio station group) (14 other sources)

Issue: Issue: J-CAR hearing on ISP FOID card rules

 

Sen. Don DeWitte

8-17-22

Daily Herald

Issue: Issue: J-CAR hearing on ISP FOID card rules

 

Sen. Don DeWitte

8-18-22

Effingham Daily News (4 other sources)

Issue: J-CAR hearing on ISP FOID card rules

 

Sen. Sue Rezin

8-18-22

WSPY Radio (Aurora)

Issue: J-CAR hearing on ISP FOID card rules

 

Rezin says rules committee ruling shows that Illinois State Police could have prevented accused Highland Park shooter from getting FOID card

WSPY News

Ethan Kruger

08/18/2022

“Morris Republican State Senator Sue Rezin says a ruling from the Joint Committee on Administrative Rules (JCAR) on Wednesday shows that Illinois State Police could have kept the police record that would have put the accused Highland Park shooting suspect on its radar when he applied for and was granted a FOID card.”

 

Sen. Sue Rezin

8-19-22

WCSJ Radio (Morris)

ssue: ISP FOID card renewal/Highland Park shooter

 

Sen. Don DeWitte

8-19-22

KanKaKee Daily Journal

Issue: ISP FOID card renewal/Highland Park shooter

IDOC

Sen. Jil Tracy

8-11-22

Targeted News Service (News aggregate site)

Issue: IDOC federal court ruling

 

Sen. Terri Bryant

8-10-22

Targeted News Service (News aggregate site)

Issue: IDOC federal court ruling

 

Sen. Terri Bryant

8-11-22

WMAY Radio (Springfield) (7 other sources)

Issue: IDOC federal court ruling

 

Sen. Terri Bryant

8-11-22

Southern Illinoisan (2 other sources)

Issue: IDOC federal court ruling

 

Sen. Terri Bryant

8-11-22

WWVR Radio (Terre Haute, In.) (5 other sources)

Issue: IDOC federal court ruling

Interviews

NEWSRADIO WJPF INTERVIEW WITH TERRI BRYANT

WJPF NewsRadio

Staff

08/15/2022

“Illinois State Senator Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro) joins The Morning Newswatch.”

MISC.

Still no prosecution of Pritzker-connected work comp fraud allegations

The Center Square

Greg Bishop

08/18/2022

“State Sen. John Curran, R-Lemont, said the lack of action is troubling.”

 

Sen. Terri Bryant

8-16-22

Benton Evening News

Issue: Illinois Regional Legislative Summit

 

Sen. Win Stoller

8-12-22

Pontiac Daily Leader

Issue: Kewanee’s Outstanding Citizen

 

Sen. Jason Barickman

8-9-22

WRPW Radio (Bloomington/Normal)

Issue: Fairlawn Capital housing development

 

Sen. Jason Barickman

8-15-22

Bloomington Pantagraph

Issue: Fairlawn Capital housing development

 

Sen. Brian Stewart

8-16-22

Ogle County Newspapers

Issue: Polo, Illinois flooding

 

Sen. Craig Wilcox

8-11-22

Chicago Tribune

Issue: Lake County manufacturing

 

Sen. Sue Rezin

8-16-22

Free Press Advocate (Willmington)

Issue: Honoring late police chief with IL. RT. 113 designation

 

Sen. Sue Rezin

8-16-22

Ogle County Newspapers

Issue: 38th Senate District Road projects

 

Sen. Steve McClure

8-15-22

State Journal-Register

Issue: Illinois’ Rainy Day Fund tops $1 billion

 

Sen. Steve McClure

8-15-22

Jacksonville Journal-Courier

Issue: Jacksonville Area Center for Independent Living

 

Sen. Sue Rezin

8-13-22

Ogle County Newspapers

Issue: Kendall County 4-H

 

Sen. Chapin Rose

8-19-22

WCIA-TV (Champaign)

Issue: State retiree health insurance/Aetna

 

Sen. Sue Rezin

8-19-22

StarvedRock Media (Regional radio state group)

Issue: Carus Chemical mult-million dollar investment

 

Sen. Win Stoller

8-20-22

Champaign News Gazette

Issue: Sen. Stoller hires former legislator Jim Nowlan