Monday, October 16, 2017
Rep. Halbrook Saves Nearly $16,000 and Returns Taxpayer Money Back from District Allotment

State Representative Brad Halbrook (R- Shelbyville), announced today that his district office operations has saved the taxpayers of Illinois $15,998.61 and will be returning that amount back. “I think that…

Wednesday, September 20, 2017
State Rep. Brad Halbrook Says It’s Time for local governments to end massive stockpiling of funds

Illinois residents pay some of the highest taxes in the nation and unfortunately for Illinois taxpayers the situation is only getting worse. In April, WalletHub ranked Illinois the highest taxed…

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
EQUIFAX Security Breach: 5.4 Million Illinoisans Affected

Equifax, an Atlanta based credit-rating agency, suffered a security breach on July 29th that exposed sensitive information of millions of Americans. Such information included social security numbers, driver’s license numbers,…

Thursday, August 31, 2017
Gov. Rauner signs historic education funding reform bill

Compromise legislation included equitable funding for districts, more school choice for families CHICAGO (Aug. 31, 2017) – Flanked by school children and legislative leaders, Gov. Bruce Rauner today signed historic…

Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Rep. Halbrook Supports Game-Changing Education Funding with Mandates Relief & Tax Credits: Illinois Wins!

State Representative Brad Halbrook (R- Shelbyville), is pleased that a school funding plan has finally passed the Illinois House and now goes to the Illinois Senate for consideration. It took…

Friday, August 25, 2017
GRAIN BELT EXPRESS: Planned high-tension power line hits serious snag

Project would come through Shelby County in the 102nd District The planned 3,500-megawatt high-tension power line has been proposed to deliver electricity from Kansas to western Indiana. Crossing Missouri and…

Monday, July 31, 2017
Governor Signs Bill denying Lawmakers a Pay Increase

Rep. Halbrook (center standing) at the signingof HB 643 by Gov. Rauner at the State Capitol. Today, Governor Rauner signed House Bill 643, which was co-sponsored by State Representative Brad Halbrook…

Monday, July 17, 2017
Rep. Halbrook Joins Governor Rauner at Mt. Zion Junior High to Fight for School Aid Formula Reforms to Help All Students

Today, State Representative Brad Halbrook (R- Shelbyville), a member of the Government Consolidation & Modernization Committee, joined Governor Bruce Rauner and other members of the House and Senate at Mt….

Friday, July 7, 2017
July 15 Deadline for IL State Police Applications: Military Experience Recognized in Place of Education Requirement

The Illinois State Police Merit Board is currently processing applicationsfor Cadet Class 127, tentatively scheduled for February 4, 2018. In orderto be considered for Cadet Class 127, the Merit Board must receive…

Thursday, July 6, 2017
Rep. Halbrook Holds Firm on No New Taxes! Continues to Advocate for Reforms and Cuts to Overspending

Today, the Illinois House of Representatives considered overriding the vetoes by the governor on a budget and a tax hike that would increase personal income taxes 32% and corporate income…