Week of 10/03/2022

Events

Sen. Don DeWitte

10-7-22

Elgin Courier-News

Issue: Shred event/food drive at Gail Borden library

 

Sen. Don DeWitte

10-6-22

Ogle County Newspapers

Issue: Shred event and food drive

 

Sen. Sue Rezin

10-7-22

Ogle County Newspapers

Issue: Traveling Office hours, Oct. 18 at Plano Public Library

Public Safety

Heartland juvenile detention center called ‘a facility in crisis’ in 15-page inspection report

KFVS 12

Colin Baillie

10/03/2022

‘“The recent report highlighting some very troubling and serious findings within the Franklin County Juvenile Detention Center is disappointing and unacceptable,” said Senator Dale Fowler (R-Harrisburg).’

 

State legislators and law enforcement discuss the impact of the Safe-T Act with business leaders

WSIU Public Radio

Benjy Jeffords

10/05/2022

‘“At a discussion with business leaders Wednesday morning State Senator Dale Fowler said he’s confident there will be more changes to it at the next session.”’

 

Sen. Dale Fowler

10-6-22

WSIL-TV (Harrisburg) (multiple newscasts)

Issue: SAFE-T Act

 

Sen. Dale Fowler

10-5-22

WSIU Radio (Carbondale) (1 other source)

Issue: SAFE-T Act

 

Sen. Dale Fowler

10-5-22

WSIL-TV (Harrisburg) (2 other sources)

Issue: SAFE-T Act

 

Sen. Jason Barickman

10-2-22

WCMY Radio (Ottawa)

Issue: SAFE-T Act

 

Problems aplenty with 'not-so-safe SAFE-T Act'’

The News Gazette

Staff

10/04/2022

“We asked state Sen. CHAPIN ROSE, R-Mahomet: What’s the one aspect you welcome — or dread — more than any other in the SAFE-T Act, the transformational criminal-justice reform law that takes effect on Jan. 1, 2023?”

MISC.

Sen. Jil Tracy

10-9-22

OurQuadCities.com (1 other source)

Issue: Funding for WIU’s Center for Performing Arts

 

Sen. Jil Tracy

10-9-22

WLDS/WEAI Radio (Jacksonville)

Issue: Funding for WIU’s Center for Performing Arts