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Monday, April 1, 2024
Rep. Wilhour Helps Honor the IL State Soil Judging Team at St. Elmo FFA Banquet

“I was honored to lead the Invocation at the St. Elmo FFA banquet on March 27th,” Said Rep. Wilhour. “This is a great group of young people and home of…


Tuesday, February 20, 2024
VIDEO: Rep. Wilhour Says Enough is Enough – Gov. Should Put Illinois First!

State Representative Blaine Wilhour (R-Beecher City) rose to a point of personal privilege today in the Illinois House of Representatives to call on Governor Pritzker to end “the dark stain…


Monday, February 5, 2024
Rep. Wilhour: Carlyle Farmer Highlighted for Pecan Crop “Hobby Turned into a Business”

CARLYLE — Pecans are a long-term commitment, with 13 years from planting trees to harvest. It is a commitment that paid off for Karen and Ralph Voss. “We are making…


Friday, January 19, 2024
Rep. Wilhour: CEO Programs for Students Help Develop Entreprenurial Leaders

The application process has begun for students and mentors to apply for the next year of the CEO programs around the 110th District. “These opportunities help our young people learn…


Tuesday, January 16, 2024
Sheriff’s Association Scholarships: Apply by March 15

Rep. Blaine Wilhour is encouraging college students around the district to apply for the $500 scholarships that are made available by the Illinois Sheriff’s Association. Applications are available online and…


Wednesday, December 27, 2023
Rep. Wilhour: New Illinois Laws to Know in 2024

Over 300 new laws will take effect in 2024. One of them is legislation I co-sponsored to protect abused children from suffering any more trauma by allowing them to testify…


Friday, December 15, 2023
Remembering Our Freedoms on Bill of Rights Day

On December 15th, 1791, the United States of America ratified the Bill of Rights, which included the first 10 amendments in the U.S. Constitution. These amendments are the bedrock of…


Friday, November 24, 2023
Rep. Wilhour Supports Illinois Veterans History Project

I’m happy to let you know that there is a new effort to encourage Illinois military veterans to share their stories, photos and mementos for future generations. This initiative is…


Friday, November 17, 2023
Rep. Blaine Wilhour to Host Tele-Town Hall Meeting Nov. 28th: Veto Session Update

State Representative Blaine Wilhour has scheduled his next Town Hall meeting by telephone for constituents of the 110th District. The Tele-Town Hall is a convenient option for working families, farmers,…


Friday, October 6, 2023
Rep. Wilhour Opposed to Chinese Company Receiving Illinois Tax Credits & Sharing Info with Chinese Military Intelligence

State Rep. Blaine Wilhour and fifteen of his House colleagues are demanding answers as to why a Chinese factory, Gotion High-Tech Co., is set to receive tax credits of $536…