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Wednesday, February 21, 2024
Sanctuary State Policies Put Migrants First

Governor Pritzker today unveiled a $52.7 billion budget proposal for Fiscal Year 2025-the largest budget in state history. The budget proposal again promises hundreds of millions of taxpayer dollars to…


Wednesday, February 7, 2024
Rep. Halbrook: Illinoisans Deserve a Say in Solving the Illegal Migrant Crisis

Rep Halbrook today took to the House floor to ask the Speaker to take action on his request for public hearings on the illegal migrant crisis. Watch below!


Monday, October 9, 2023
Pray for Israel

We stand in solidarity with Israel and extend our deepest condolences for all the innocent lives lost in the heinous acts of violence carried out by Hamas terrorists. Pray for…


Wednesday, October 4, 2023
The Governor “Owns” Failures at DCFS

Embattled Illinois DCFS director Marc Smith announces resignation – Chicago Sun-Times (suntimes.com) The Governor owns the failures of this agency. It took him days to respond to a scathing audit…


Monday, October 2, 2023
Halbrook Commends First Responders Working Fatal Anhydrous Ammonia Accident, Pledges Cleanup and Safety Support

State Representative Brad Halbrook today thanked all first responders who have been helping on the scene of an accident on US 40 near Teutopolis involving an overturned tanker leaking anhydrous…


Friday, August 25, 2023
Rep. Halbrook: How Many Corruption Convictions Will It Take?

Late Thursday former Chief of Staff to longtime, now indicted, Speaker of the House Michael J. Madigan was found guilty of lying to the Federal government in the government’s investigation…


Saturday, August 12, 2023
Halbrook: Pritzker’s new gun ban and registration only punishes legal gun owners

Friday the Illinois Supreme Court upheld the gun ban law that prevents certain classes of people from purchasing or selling a variety of guns based on particular characteristics of the…


Saturday, August 5, 2023
Halbrook: Temporary Restraining Order Blocking Targeting of Crisis Pregnancy Centers a “win for Constitutional rights”

A Temporary Restraining Order on a new law giving the Illinois Attorney General broad authority to target crisis pregnancy centers is a win for the Constitutional rights of everyday citizens,…


Saturday, May 27, 2023
Halbrook: Democrat Budget Funds Out of Control Spending and Woke Policies

Tuesday, May 2, 2023
Halbrook: Democrat Legislative Supermajority Continues to put Self Service Above Public Service

A Federal Jury today found all defendants in the “Com-Ed Four” corruption trial guilty of bribery-related charges. Rep. Halbrook (R-Shelbyville) issued the following statement: “This trial has provided the public…