Tuesday, April 16, 2024
Wilhour Opposes Proposed Change to “Tipped Wage” Law in Illinois

House Bill 5345 is a proposal to change a law that allows lower hourly wages for Illinoisans who receive cash tips — most commonly restaurant and delivery workers. Opposed by the…

Thursday, February 22, 2024
Rep. Wilhour Responds to Gov.’s Budget Proposal

Rep. Blaine Wilhour believes we have to hold the Governor and the majority party accountable for bad budgeting practices. He will continue to fight for a responsible, transparent budget that…

Monday, June 5, 2023
Illinois’ Economic Health: Very Poor at 49th Place

A recent study by WalletHub has ranked Illinois’ overall economy 32nd in the nation, with our state’s economic health coming in 49th place. Illinois has all the resources to be…

Tuesday, May 30, 2023
Rep. Wilhour: “State Budget Rewards Insiders and Influence Peddlers at Taxpayer Expense”

The Illinois state budget is another smorgasbord of goodies for the politically connected and the preferred political causes of the far left, according to State Representative Blaine Wilhour (R-Beecher City)….

Saturday, May 20, 2023
Armed Forces Day: Thank you to all who Serve!

Among the many military holidays celebrated each year is Armed Forces Day. Celebrated the third Saturday in May, Armed Forces Day falls during Military Appreciation Month and joins Memorial Day, Military Spouse Appreciation Day,…

Wednesday, May 17, 2023
Rep. Wilhour Highlights Greenville Univ. Graduate for “Character & Service”

“Congratulations to Madison Schaubert of Salem, Illinois for receiving the 2023 President’s Award for Character and Service,” said Rep. Blaine Wilhour. Ms. Schaubert graduated magna cum laude, with a Bachelor…

Friday, May 5, 2023
Rep. Wilhour: Corrections Officers Needed for Marion County Sheriff’s Dept.

Rep. Blane Wilhour announced today that Marion County Sheriff Kevin Cripps is recruiting for part-time corrections officers based at the Salem facility. They are looking to hire 2-3 employees at…

Tuesday, January 10, 2023
Video: Rep. Wilhour Fights Another Gun Grab Bill – We Will Not Comply!

Friday, January 6, 2023
VIDEO: Rep. Wilhour Fights Against Gun Ban

Thursday, January 6, 2022
VIDEO: Rep. Wilhour Challenges Dems on Unethical Maps