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Thursday, April 9, 2020
ILLINOIS STATE POLICE DIRECTOR FILES EMERGENCY RULES REGARDING FOID AND CCL RENEWALS

Press release from the Illinois State Police: Springfield, IL – The Illinois State Police filed emergency rules this week to address renewals of Firearm Owner Identification and Concealed Carry Licenses…


Friday, February 21, 2020
Frese: Governor holding school funding hostage for passage of graduated income tax increase

Representative Frese and fellow House Republicans this week denounced Governor JB Pritzker’s decision to place passage of his graduated income tax proposal ahead of a commitment to fully fund education…


Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Rep. Frese: Governor’s Budget Plan Needs a Lot of Work

After hearing the Governor’s budget proposal for Fiscal Year 2021 today State Representative Randy Frese said the plan definitely needs a lot of work. “The Governor’s budget address is a…


Friday, December 6, 2019
Frese, Republicans Demand Speaker Madigan’s Resignation

Reform-minded legislators Randy Frese (R-Paloma) Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield), Margo McDermed (R-Mokena), and Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) this week demanded Speaker Madigan resign amid FBI investigations and harassment cases that have tainted…


Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Rep. Frese Named Republican Spokesman on House Veterans Affairs Committee

State Representative Randy Frese has been tapped to lead debate for the House Republicans on issues concerning Illinois veterans, including the water system upgrades and renovations in progress at the…


Wednesday, August 1, 2018
New Protections Target Sexual Harassment and Discrimination in the Workplace

Legislation recently signed into law will better help protect employees in the area of discrimination and sexual harassment in Illinois. House Bill 138 was the result of numerous hearings and…


Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Quincy Veterans Home Measures Signed into Law

From the Office of the Governor: Gov. Rauner signs Quincy Veterans’ Home billsContinues administration’s commitment to honoring heroes Gov. Bruce Rauner today signed legislation that expands the Illinois Veterans’ Home…


Friday, May 18, 2018
Rep. Frese Files House Legislation to Fund Needed Quincy Veterans Home Improvements

Representative Frese today filed new legislation in the Illinois House to provide approximately $246 million in state capital funding to make needed water system upgrades as well as new construction…


Tuesday, August 16, 2016
Rep. Randy Frese Supports the Creation of the Not-for-Profit Illinois Fairgrounds Foundation

Springfield – State Representative Randy Frese (R-Paloma) commended the launch of a new not-for-profit Illinois Fairgrounds Foundation which will build capital improvements at the Springfield and DuQuoin fairgrounds. Governor Bruce…


Monday, August 15, 2016
Governor Signs into Law Rep. Randy Frese’s Legislation to Better Equip Veterans Homes

Springfield – Honoring a commitment to Illinois’ veterans, including those at Quincy Veterans Home, State Rep. Randy Frese (R-Paloma) announced that Governor Rauner signed his legislation that creates a new…