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Thursday, November 10, 2022
Chesney Guest Column: A Season of Giving in Northwest Illinois

As we approach the Thanksgiving holiday, each of us can find ways to support our neighbors in need; or if you and your family are in need yourselves, to connect…


Tuesday, November 1, 2022
Rep. Chesney calls for immediate investigation into incident of electioneering on county property

State Representative Andrew Chesney (R-Freeport) is calling for an immediate investigation after Democratic candidate for Stephenson County Clerk Chandra Morris, who is currently a county employee, was recorded Monday giving…


Thursday, October 27, 2022
Chesney Guest Column: Foster Parenting and Beyond: Ways to Help Kids in Illinois

Northwest Illinois is home to amazing people who care about their neighbors. You step up to help when you see a need. Today I would like to highlight one of…


Friday, October 14, 2022
Breast Cancer Awareness Key to Survival

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. During this time we join with others to share information about early detection and its lifesaving results. For too many of us, someone we…


Thursday, September 29, 2022
Chesney Guest Column: A Legacy of Shame: Another Illinois Democrat Indicted for Corruption

If you missed the news, Illinois’ reputation for political corruption has been sadly reinforced yet again. State Senator Emil Jones III, a Chicago Democrat, was indicted on September 20 on…


Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Chesney presents grant to Scales Mound High School Trap Team

On Monday, State Representative Andrew Chesney (R-Freeport) presented a check for $1,000 to the Scales Mound High School Trap Team on behalf of the Illinois Legislative Sportsmen’s Caucus. “The Scales…


Thursday, September 22, 2022
Mobile Office Hours in October

Rep. Andrew Chesney is hosting mobile office hours in October to to provide constituents with additional opportunities to ask questions about office state issues, voice concerns, and meet their State…


Thursday, September 15, 2022
Chesney Guest Column: Crime to Run Rampant if SAFE-T Act Not Repealed

Keeping people safe is one of the basic responsibilities of government. Tragically, under a new law set to go into effect on January 1 here in Illinois, criminals including violent…


Tuesday, September 13, 2022
Chesney recognized for commitment to Illinois makers, economy

State Rep. Andrew Chesney honored with the 2022 Champion of Small and Mid-Sized Manufacturers Award.


Thursday, September 1, 2022
Stewart and Chesney celebrate reading achievements of students

State Senator Brian Stewart and State Representative Andrew Chesney celebrated the reading achievements of 136 students August 27 at a recognition ceremony for participants of their 2022 Summer Reading Club…