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…

Thursday, August 10, 2023
Federal Trial Begins for Former Madigan Chief of Staff

Wednesday was the first day of Timothy Mapes’ Federal perjury and obstruction of justice trial. Federal trial to decide whether ex-chief of staff lied to protect his boss, Illinois House…

Monday, August 7, 2023
Dems’ Gun Ban Draws More Fire

More lawsuits against the firearms and magazine ban signed into law in January 2023 may be coming soon. A problematic portion of the law adds the use of certain attachments…

Saturday, August 5, 2023
It’s State Fair Time!

The State Fair in Springfield opens next week. After $64.8 million in upgrades, Illinois State Fair opens next week | Illinois |

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,…

Friday, August 4, 2023
A Legal Victory for Pro-Life Pregnancy Centers

A Federal Judge has blocked a new state law targeting pro-life pregnancy centers. Read more below. Federal judge halts Illinois law targeting ‘deceptive practices’ at pro-life pregnancy centers | KHQA

Friday, August 4, 2023
Join Rep. Halbrook for Coffee and Conversation in Nokomis

“Hope to see you there on Wednesday!”

Thursday, August 3, 2023
State Employees Among Those Investigated for Pandemic Relief Fraud

Dozens of state employees across multiple agencies are under investigation for claims they fraudulently obtained payments from the Paycheck Protection Program.

Thursday, July 27, 2023
Pandemic Fraud: Taxpayers on the Hook for Billions

A new Illinois Auditor General report shows the Illinois Department of Unemployment Security paid out $5.24 billion in fraudulent unemployment claims from 2020 to 2022.

Wednesday, July 26, 2023
Rep. Halbrook: Join the Legislative Prayer Caucus in Recognizing “In God We Trust” Anniversary