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Friday, May 7, 2021
Rep. Weber Issues Statement on Continuing IDES Office Closures

State Representative Tom Weber (R-Lake Villa) has issued the following statement on the ongoing office closures at the Illinois Department of Employment Security. The statement is taken from a speech…


Thursday, April 29, 2021
Rep. Weber’s Homestead Exemption Bill Advances to the Senate

Legislation sponsored by State Representative Tom Weber (R-Lake Villa) to automatically renew property tax relief for seniors, veterans, and persons with disabilities unanimously advanced out of the Illinois House. Legislation supported…


Thursday, April 15, 2021
Weber Sponsored Legislation Mandating Term Limits for Leadership Advances

Legislation sponsored by State Representative Tom Weber (R-Lake Villa) to codify legislative leadership term limits is moving forward. In January, the Illinois House passed the Rules by which the House governs itself….


Wednesday, April 14, 2021
FOID Expiration Extended Again

The Illinois State Police issued new emergency rules to help firearm owners with expired Firearm Owner Identification (FOID) cards. The new rules are aimed at helping firearm owners during the…


Tuesday, March 30, 2021
It’s Time to Reimagine IL- Sign the Petition

The Illinois House Republican Platform to Reimagine Illinois asks residents to imagine a state that works for them. House Republicans have introduced more than 80 pieces of legislation as part…


Thursday, March 18, 2021
Op-ed from Rep. Weber: Republicans Ask Residents to Reimagine Illinois

The stresses of the past year have laid bare a lot of uncomfortable truths about our lives and our government. Not unsurprisingly, a majority of Illinoisans think we’re on the wrong…


Wednesday, March 17, 2021
House Republicans Launch Reimagine IL Platform

Illinois House Republican caucus today launched a new comprehensive platform called Reimagine Illinois. The plan outlines House Republicans’ priorities for the 102nd General Assembly and asks Illinoisans to ‘Reimagine’ their State…


Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Weber: Waterway, Airport Money Needs its Own Lockbox

State Representative Tom Weber (R-Lake Villa) is proposing legislation to keep Illinois water tax money on the water. “Voters made the smart decision to lock away motor fuel money so…


Monday, March 15, 2021
IDPH Launches Vaccine Call Center

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) recently launched the Vaccine Appointment Call Center to assist people who do not have access to or who have difficulty navigating online services…


Tuesday, March 2, 2021
Video: ID Theft Webinar