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Monday, May 6, 2024
Celebrate Teachers!

To all educators in IL House District 99 and across the state, THANK YOU for all you do for our students, families and communities! Happy Teacher Appreciation Week!


Sunday, May 5, 2024
Happy Cinco de Mayo!

Cinco de Mayo celebrates Mexico’s victory over the French at the Battle of Puebla in 1862. You can honor this holiday by celebrating the heritage, culture, and history of Mexico!


Saturday, May 4, 2024
It’s Jewish-American Heritage Month

Jewish American Heritage Month recognizes and honors the important contributions of Jewish Americans. This month, individuals from all backgrounds will celebrate the Jewish American experience throughout our history!


Friday, May 3, 2024
Deadlines, Stacking the Election Deck, Miss Quincy, and More

Today was another deadline day in the House as we focused on considering and amending bills advanced to us by the Senate. The deadline to advance Senate Bills through committee…


Thursday, May 2, 2024
Fallen Officers Honored, Remembered at the Capitol Police Memorial

Today Rep. Frese stood with law enforcement officers from across the state to remember the heroes who have made the ultimate sacrifice while serving their communities. At the Illinois Peace…


Wednesday, May 1, 2024
Conservation Day with Miss Quincy, Nicole Taylor

Rep. Frese along with Sen. Tracy was pleased to welcome Miss Quincy, Nicole Taylor, to the capitol for Conservation Day. Nicole is a Marketing major at Quincy University; and also…


Wednesday, May 1, 2024
Bringing Home the Bacon!

Did you know that the Illinois pork industry produces more than 6 billion slices of bacon each year? Today we are celebrating this beloved protein and the pork producers who…


Tuesday, April 30, 2024
Beginning the Spring Session “Home Stretch”

We’re back in Springfield today and kicking off the final month of the spring legislative session. This week is expected to be committee-heavy as we begin moving Senate Bills ahead…


Monday, April 29, 2024
Shop Small to Support Local Small Businesses!

Happy National Small Business Week to the entrepreneurs who power our economy. Remember to shop local this week and show your support for small businesses in Illinois!


Monday, April 29, 2024
Legislative “Home Stretch”, Taxes and Credit Ratings, Cicadas, and More

We’re back in Springfield tomorrow for the homestretch of our spring legislative session. The month of May will be largely focused on considering bills that have been advanced to us…