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Friday, March 18, 2022
VIDEO: Rep. Wilhour & House Colleagues Hold ‘Roundtable’ Discussion on IDES Loan Payback

This week at the Capitol, some of my colleagues and I held our first ‘Representatives Roundtable’ Discussion on the $4.5 BILLION loan debt to the federal government that needs to…


Wednesday, March 9, 2022
IL National Guard Provides Briefing on War in Ukraine for Rep. Wilhour & GOP Caucus

“Having served with the Illinois Army National Guard in the Eastern Europe region, I was happy to be a part of an update from Adj. Gen. Neeley and his staff,”…


Tuesday, March 8, 2022
VIDEO: Rep. Wilhour Pushes the House to Get Back to Real Issues Such as Fighting Corruption

During the debate on House Resolution 717 today that finally changed the mask mandate rule in the House, Rep. Blaine Wilhour once again pushed the House to get back to…


Friday, February 18, 2022
VIDEO: Rep. Wilhour Fights Mask Rule in the House…People of Illinois Fed Up!

Thursday, January 27, 2022
Rep. Wilhour: Murderers of Peace Officers Should Face the Death Penalty in Illinois

State Representative Blaine Wilhour (R-Beecher City) joined State Senator Darren Bailey, Effingham Police Chief Jason McFarlan and Amber Oberheim, the widow of murdered Champaign Police Officer Chris Oberheim Wednesday morning…


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

Tuesday, December 28, 2021
Rep. Wilhour: Nearly 300 New Laws You Should Know About Starting January 2022

There are many new laws that I did not vote for but still received majority votes from the House and Senate and have been signed into law by Governor Priztker….


Saturday, November 6, 2021
Addy & Friends Inclusive Playground Opens for Kids with Special Needs: OSLAD Grant Helps Funding

On Friday Nov. 5, 2021, there was a ribbon-cutting dedication for the Salem Lions Club’s Addy & Friends Inclusive Playground in Bryan Memorial Park in Salem. The playground is named…


Thursday, November 4, 2021
Rep. Wilhour Reminds Schools and Communities Nov. 4th is ‘G.I. Bill of Rights Day’ in Illinois

State Representative Blaine Wilhour (R-Beecher City) is reminding communities and schools that since 2018, November 4 is on the list of observed days in Illinois history in recognition of the…


Wednesday, October 13, 2021
OctoChem, Inc. of Vandalia Recognized During Illinois Manufacturing Month; Tour Provided to Local Leaders

As part of Manufacturing Month during October in Illinois, a tour of local Vandalia company, OctoChem Inc., was provided to local elected officials and staff on Tuesday. The morning was…