Week of 10/24/2022

Events

High school students join Barickman to try their hand at lawmaking

Hoopeston Chronicle

Jordan Crook

10/26/2022

“State Senator Jason Barickman (R-Bloomington) welcomed dozens of high school students to take a deep dive government and try their hand at the lawmaking process.”

 

Sen. Jason Barickman

10-27-22

Champaign News Gazette

Issue: Youth Advisory Council

 

STATE SEN. FOWLER HOSTS HOSTS HIGH SCHOOLS STUDENTS AT SIUC FOR STUDENT ADVISORY COUNCIL

US 97.7

Staff

10/26/2022

“State Senator Dale Fowler hosted over 90 students from 19 high schools Monday on the campus of Southern Illinois University Carbondale as a part of his annual Student Advisory Council.”

Sen. Dale Fowler

10-25-22

WSIL-TV (Harrisburg) (multiple newscasts)

Issue: Youth Advisory Council

 

Students learn about state government during mock legislative committee hearing

My Journal Courier

Darren Iozia

10/28/2022

“In an effort to teach students from across the 50th Senate District about state government, Steve McClure, R-Springfield, hosted upward of 100 students Tuesday at the state Capitol to simulate government in action as part of McClure's Youth Advisory Council program.”

 

McClure Hosts Youth Advisory Council Mock Committee Hearing at UIS with High School Students

WLDS/WEAI News

Benjamin Cox

10/29/2022

“State Senator Steve McClure, Representative C.D. Davidsmeyer, State Senator Sally Turner, and former Illinois Governor Jim Edgar gathered at the University of Illinois Springfield on Wednesday as a part of McClure’s Youth Advisory Council program.”

 

Sen. Steve McClure

10-26-22

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

Issue: Youth Advisory Council

 

Sen. Steve McClure

10-26-22

WICS-TV (Springfield) (multiple newscasts)

Issue: Youth Advisory Council

 

Sen. Steve McClure

10-26/10-30-22

WCIA-TV (Champaign) (multiple newscasts)

Issue: Youth Advisory Council

 

Sen. Steve McClure

10-26-22

WMBD-TV (Peoria) (multiple newscasts)

Issue: Youth Advisory Council

 

Sen. Steve McClure

10-26-22

WQRF-TV (Rockford)

Issue: Youth Advisory Council

 

Sen. Steve McClure

10-26-22

KLJB-TV (Davenport, IA)

Issue: Youth Advisory Council

 

Sen. Steve McClure

10-26-22

WCCU-TV (Springfield)

Issue: Youth Advisory Council

 

Sen. Steve McClure

10-28-22

Jacksonville Journal-Courier

Issue: Youth Advisory Council

 

Sen. Steve McClure

10-29-22

WLDS/WEAI Radio (Jacksonville)

Issue: Youth Advisory Council

 

Sen. Terri Bryant

10-27-22

WSIL-TV (Harrisburg)

Issue: Youth Advisory Council

 

Sen. Sally Turner

10-28-22

Jacksonville Journal-Courier

Issue: Youth Advisory Council

 

Sen. Sally Turner

10-29-22

WLDS/WEAI Radio (Jacksonville)

Issue: Youth Advisory Council

SAFE-T Act

Rezin says SAFE-T Act and economy frequent topics during listening tour

WSPY News

Ethan Kruger

10/24/2022

“Morris Republican State Senator Sue Rezin says that the SAFE-T Act and the economy were the two hot topics during a recent tour around the 38th Illinois Senate District.”

 

Sen. Sue Rezin

10-25-22

WCSJ Radio (Ottawa)

Issue: Listening Tour/SAFE-T Act and the economy

 

Sen. Sue Rezin

10-24-22

WCSJ Radio (Morris) (1 other source)

Issue: Concerns about the SAFE-T Act/Economy during listening tour

 

Senator Plummer Hosting Town Hall Concerning Safe-T Act

Vandalia Radio

Erica Foltz

10/24/2022

“State Senator Jason Plummer says that is why he is hosting a Town Hall to discuss the safety act.”

 

Senator Plummer Says No Cash Bail, Added Costs Main Concerns of Safe-T Act

Vandalia Radio

Erica Foltz

10/25/2022

“State Senator Jason Plummer says it gets his attention that so many of the State’s Attorneys in Illinois from both parties have voiced concerns.”

 

Advisory: Sen. Plummer to Host Town Hall on SAFE-T Act in Vandalia

Effingham Radio

Staff

10/25/2022

“State Senator Jason Plummer; Fayette County State’s Attorney Joshua Morrison;Fayette County Sheriff David Russell”

 

Plummer Town Hall On Safe-T Act

WGEL

Staff

10/25/2022

“Illinois State Senator Jason Plummer will attend a Town Hall session Wednesday, October 26 at 6:30 p.m. in the Kaskaskia College Vandalia Education Center.”

 

SAFE-T Act Town Hall is this evening, Sen Plummer says the plan never got the proper scrutiny from lawmakers

Vandalia Radio

Todd Stapleton

10/26/2022

“State Senator Jason Plummer says plan, which includes several different plans for law enforcement and also includes No Cash bail, never got any scrutiny from lawmakers before it’s early morning passage.”

 

Sen. Jason Plummer

10-26-22

Edwardsville Intelligencer (1 other source)

Issue: SAFE-T Act Town Hall

 

Sen. Jil Tracy

10-26-22

Muddy River News (Hannibal/Qincy)

Issue: SAFE-T Act Town Hall

Veterans Display

State senator wants to showcase stories of veterans at state Capitol

Shaw Local News Network

Staff

10/27/2022

“State Sen. Brian Stewart, R-Freeport, is asking constituents to submit photos and stories of their loved ones who performed uniform military service for a Veterans Day display on the first floor of the Capitol building.”

 

Sen. Sue Rezin

10-28-22

Starved Rock Media (Regional radio station group)

Issue: Veterans Day display at the Capitol

 

Sen. Sue Rezin

10-30-22

Ogle County Newspapers (1 other source)

Issue: Veterans Day display at the Capitol

 

Sen. Jil Tracy

10-28-22

Jacksonville Journal Courier

Issue: Veterans Day display at the Capitol

MISC.

Sen. Dan McConchie

10-24-22

Medline Newsroom (Medline corporate media)

Issue: Long-term care advocacy

 

Sen. Sue Rezin

10-27-22

WCMY Radio (Ottawa)

Issue: Starved Rock infrastructure improvements

 

Sen. Sue Rezin

10-29-22

Ogle County Newspapers

Issue: Starved Rock infrastructure improvements

 

Sen. Don DeWitte

10-26-22

Ogle County Newspapers

Issue: Local redistricting