Thursday, February 14th, 2019
Chesney Opposes Minimum Wage Increase, “No wage will be high enough if jobs are siphoned over our borders”

State Representative Andrew Chesney issued the following statement following today’s vote to increase the minimum wage in Illinois to $15/hour by 2025: “We live near Wisconsin and near Iowa in…

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019
Chesney named to important House Committees, including Agriculture & Conservation

State Representative Andrew Chesney announced he has been appointed to the House Agriculture & Conservation Committee in addition to five committees and two subcommittee announced earlier in the week. “I…

Wednesday, January 30th, 2019
Andrew Chesney votes NO on House Rules, says they give Speaker “total control”

State Representative Andrew Chesney took little time in Springfield to sharpen criticism of the process by which legislation is considered and debated in the Illinois House.  Chesney joined Republican colleagues…

Friday, January 18th, 2019
Chesney signs on to Fair Map Amendment

State Representative Andrew Chesney signed on as a Co-Sponsor to a resolution calling for the creation of a new redistricting process in Illinois to follow the decennial census to take…

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019
Chesney to Provide Free Museum Pass to Constituents

State Representative Andrew Chesney announced today that his office will make a free ‘Constituent Education Resource Card’ available to residents wishing to visit select museums and zoos in the Chicagoland…

Wednesday, January 9th, 2019
Andrew Chesney Sworn-In to 101st General Assembly

State Representative Andrew Chesney was sworn in to his first full term in the Illinois House of Representatives on Wednesday during the inauguration of the 101st General Assembly held at…

Wednesday, December 12th, 2018
Andrew Chesney Announces Legislative Office Opening

Today, State Representative Andrew Chesney (R-Freeport) announced his office is open and ready to serve constituents. Rep. Andrew Chesney has named Sally Huggins as his Legislative Assistant in his Freeport…

Wednesday, December 5th, 2018
Chesney takes oath of office

Andrew Chesney is sworn in as State Represenative for the 89th District by Chief Judge Mike Bald. Andrew Chesney was sworn-in as State Representative of the 89th District on December…