Friday, April 28th, 2017
Madigan’s “lifeline” budget would cover less than one-third of human service needs

The analysis, by the nonpartisan Civic Federation’s Institute for Fiscal Sustainability, contained severe criticism of HB 109. The emergency appropriations bill, pushed through the House earlier this spring session on a partisan…

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
Skillicorn Says Balanced Budget Needed to Provide Education Certainty

Despite K-12 education funding being spared much of the turmoil caused by the lack of a full-year, balanced state budget, many school districts have been feeling the crunch due to…

Thursday, April 6th, 2017
Skillicorn Says “Stopgap” is Another Madigan Political Maneuver

In response to a late move to pass another stopgap in lieu of passing a comprehensive balanced budget, State Representative Allen Skillicorn (R-East Dundee) called it another political maneuver by…

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017
Reminder: Skillicorn to Host Town Hall on April 8th

State Representative Allen Skillicorn (R-East Dundee) is inviting constituents to join him for a town hall meeting at his office in Crystal Lake on Saturday, April 8. The event will…