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Monday, March 25, 2019
State Reps Reick and Weber Post Petition Opposing Bill to Create County Executive Government in McHenry County

State Representatives Steve Reick (R-Woodstock) and Tom Weber (R-Lake Villa) want McHenry County residents to send a clear message to Springfield politicians who want to significantly alter the power and…


Thursday, March 21, 2019
Video: Rep. Weber Honors Trailblazing Life of Judy Baar Topinka

In recognition of Women’s History Month, State Rep. Tom Weber spoke on the House floor to honor the trailblazing life of Judy Baar Topinka. Topinka was the first women elected…


Friday, March 15, 2019
Weber Advances Local Consolidation Bill to Benefit Taxpayers

This week, State Representative Tom Weber (R-Lake Villa) unanimously advanced legislation through the House Cities and Villages Committee. House Bill 3369 allows the Village of Lindenhurst to consolidate the Lindenhurst…


Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Employment Opportunity: Office of the State Fire Marshal

Position: Boiler Safety Specialist – Cook/DuPage/Lake/Will County  The selected candidate will be required to live in Cook, Dupage, Lake, or Will County within six months of hire, no exceptions. Expires:…


Thursday, March 7, 2019
Martini Named to State Flood Control Commission at Weber’s Urging

Last week, Illinois House Republican Leader Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs) named Lake County Board Member Judy Martini to the Illinois Flood Control Commission. Martini, who brings a wealth of experience…


Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Weber Bills Seek to Increase School Referendum Transparency for Taxpayers

State Representative Tom Weber (R-Lake Villa) has filed two pieces of legislation in the Illinois House of Representatives to improve the transparency and participation of school district referendums. House Bill…


Monday, March 4, 2019
Make your opinion known – file a witness slip for a bill

Is there a piece of legislation in the Illinois General Assembly that is particularly important to you? Whether you support or oppose a piece of legislation, one of the easiest…


Friday, March 1, 2019
Poll: Do you support a progressive income tax if it raises your taxes?

Gov. Pritzker says his progressive income tax hike will only raise taxes on the rich, but he won’t commit to what the tax rates will be. In his budget address,…


Thursday, February 28, 2019
Rep. Weber on the Real Impact of the Minimum Wage Increase

State Representative Tom Weber explains the unintended impact that Senate Bill 1 will have on driving jobs out of Illinois.


Monday, February 25, 2019
Local Event: Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce Expo

Join the Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce for their annual Home and Business Expo on March 23 and 24. This family friendly expo will be from 10 a.m. to 4…