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Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Chesney Guest Column: Differing Legislative Priorities Apparent as Illinois House Battles Brew

We’ve all felt it.  We’ve all had conversations, discussions, and disagreements with friends from different parts of the State that have only bolstered our feelings.  We see it in the…


Wednesday, January 30, 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…


Saturday, January 26, 2019
Week in Review- week ending Jan. 26, 2019

GENERAL ASSEMBLY Leader Durkin, House Republicans Introduce Fair Maps Amendment. House Republican Leader Jim Durkin announced this week that he, along with the entire House Republican caucus, has filed HJRCA…


Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Reps. Chesney & McCombie visit Highland Community College

Reps. Chesney & McCombie visited President Tim Hood and Christina Kuberski, Executive Vice President, to learn more about Highland Community College on January 17, 2019.


Friday, January 18, 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…


Thursday, January 17, 2019
Guest Column: Inauguration, First Impressions & Executive Pay Raises

To know you are standing both in the foot-steps and on the shoulders of so many mostly-good and decent public servants is humbling; to recognize the great responsibility and efforts…


Tuesday, January 15, 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 9, 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…


Monday, January 7, 2019
Andrew Chesney spends first day “on the job” in Springfield

Andrew Chesney spent his first day in Springfield during the “Lame Duck” Session.  He is honored to represent Northwestern Illinois.


Thursday, December 27, 2018
253 new laws to go into effect on January 1, 2019

Immediately upon ringing in the New Year, 253 new laws will become effective in 2019 that have wide raging impact. Here are few of those laws Illinois families should know about: Children…