Thursday, August 24, 2023
Nuclear Power Will Help Meet Illinois’ Energy Demands

We have the opportunity to provide residents with low-cost and reliable clean energy by lifting Illinois’ ban on new nuclear construction. Rep. Frese this spring co-sponsored and helped pass SB76 that would…

Tuesday, August 22, 2023
U of I Extension Enhancing Services

The University of Illinois Extension is implementing changes and new staff to help provide real-time solutions and support to our Agriculture community.

Friday, August 18, 2023
Frese, Working Group Deliver Bills to Protect At-Risk Kids, DCFS Caseworkers

Rep. Frese and fellow members of the Sustaining & Protecting At-Risk Kids Working Group has delivered a comprehensive list of bills that would positively impact foster children, families in-crisis, and DCFS…

Wednesday, August 16, 2023
Pandemic Relief Fraud-We Must do Better!

As of early August, more than 45 Illinois Department of Human Services workers have been fired, resigned or face pending discipline related to PPP loan fraud.

Tuesday, August 15, 2023
Illinois Gun Laws Challenges Continue at the Federal Level

The National Shooting Sports Foundation has filed a federal lawsuit against a newly-signed law targeting firearms makers and sellers in Illinois.

Tuesday, August 15, 2023
Beardstown Town Hall, Gun Ban, State Fair, and more

Great Evening in Beardstown I want to thank everyone who joined me in Beardstown for a great discussion last week.  I was pleased to meet and greet several dozen Cass…

Wednesday, August 9, 2023
Rep. Frese Co-Hosts Town Hall at Beardstown Elks

More than 40 local residents met with Rep. Frese at the Beardstown Elks Club Tuesday night to discuss state issues that impact our families, and to express concerns about recently…

Monday, August 7, 2023
More Bills Signed into Law

Governor Pritzker signed dozens of bills into law in another round of bill signings on Friday afternoon. The full list of bills signed is below:

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 |

Friday, August 4, 2023
State Employees Among Those Being 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.