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Rep. Wilhour Encourages Applicants for $114 Million in ‘BIG’ Grants for Childcare Programs
September 21st, 2020
Rep. Wilhour Reminds All About I-CASH Program to Return Property to Rightful Owners
September 3rd, 2020
Rep. Wilhour: Cop Killers Should Not Be Released
August 7th, 2020
Rep. Wilhour Calls for Emergency Session: FBI Probe Indicates Speaker Madigan Should Resign
July 20th, 2020
Workers’ Compensation Seminar for Employers Set for August 18th in Springfield
July 2nd, 2020
$7.8 Million in ‘Broadband Access’ Grants Awarded Will Help Homes, Farms & Businesses
June 26th, 2020
Rep. Wilhour Urges Local Businesses to Consider Applying for BIG (Business Interruption Grants) Program
June 22nd, 2020
Rep. Wilhour Encourages Families to Enjoy Outdoors This Father’s Day Weekend; Free Fishing in IL
June 16th, 2020
Nominations Sought for Senior Hall of Fame Awards: Dept. on Aging Extends Deadline to August 31
June 12th, 2020
Farmers Receive Extension for Dicamba Application
June 11th, 2020
Effingham County Chamber Hosts Online Webinar with Rep. Wilhour on His Re-Opening Plan for Businesses
May 21st, 2020
Rep. Wilhour & House Colleagues Request More Attention on Additional Health Concerns
May 19th, 2020
Rep. Wilhour: Back to Business Plan for Illinois
May 6th, 2020
IL Dept. of Employment Security Releases New Instructions for Self-Employed Worker Benefits
May 6th, 2020
Rep. Wilhour Speaks with Gov. Pritzker on a Plan to Reopen Church Buildings for Religious Services
May 1st, 2020
Rep. Wilhour Named to “Economic Recovery” Working Group in Illinois House
April 15th, 2020
Rep. Wilhour on the IDES Catastrophe: Not Acceptable When Thousands Need Help
April 13th, 2020
Rep. Wilhour Asks Dept. of Corrections to Explain Inmate Releases
April 9th, 2020
Rep. Wilhour Asks Public to Give Input to ‘Criminal Justice Authority’ for Best Policy on Grants
April 7th, 2020
Rep. Wilhour Reminds Residents They Can Hunt & Fish During ‘Stay At Home’ Order on Their Private Property
April 1st, 2020
$20 Million for ‘Downstate Stabilization’ Grants for Small Businesses with Less than 50 Employees
March 26th, 2020
Helpful Hints to Apply for Unemployment Benefits
March 25th, 2020
State to Make Low-Interest Loans for Businesses: $250 Million Available as Soon as This Week
March 23rd, 2020
Rep. Wilhour Encourages Blood Donors
March 20th, 2020
Illinois Retail Merchants Association Announces “COVID-19 Grocery Store Hours” for Senior Citizens
March 19th, 2020
Utility Disconnects, Notices, and Late Fees Halted Temporarily until May 1 Due to COVID-19 Outbreak
March 19th, 2020
Coronavirus Resource Link Established: One-Stop Online Link To Help Keep Residents Updated
March 19th, 2020
Rep. Wilhour Urges Seniors and the most vulnerable to Stay Home to Curb Spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
March 16th, 2020
UPDATE: 64 cases of COVID-19 in Illinois; No Deaths
March 14th, 2020
IDOT Internships Available for Engineering Students: April 3 Deadline for Summer 2020 Applications
March 13th, 2020
Rep. Wilhour Talks with Altamont Students
March 13th, 2020
Free Tax Preparation Assistance Available to Seniors and Low Income Families
March 13th, 2020
Rep. Wilhour Welcomes Ramsey Christian Church Pastor Larry Daniel to IL House for Opening Prayer
March 5th, 2020
Rep. Wilhour Selected to Review Ethical Questions on Possible ‘Insider Deal’ of State Rep. Replacement
February 19th, 2020
Rep. Wilhour Promotes Illinois CPA Scholarships: April 1 Deadline to Apply for 2020-21 Academic Year
February 10th, 2020
Rep. Wilhour & Supervisor of Assessments Mark Miller Offer FREE Seminar on Property Taxes
February 6th, 2020
Super Bowl LIV Players to Wear Helmets Made in Salem, IL
January 31st, 2020
Rep. Wilhour Reminds Families to Apply Jan. 15th for “Tax Credit Scholarships” for Private/Parochial Students
January 13th, 2020
Rep. Wilhour Reminds Teachers of ‘Biodiversity’ Grants Deadline Jan. 31
January 8th, 2020
Rep. Wilhour Speaks at South Central Middle School: Students Learn About Constitution & State Legislature
December 23rd, 2019
Pension Fund Consolidation A Step In Right Direction
December 18th, 2019
Rep. Wilhour Announces Conservation Scholarships: Application Deadline is March 1, 2020
December 5th, 2019
Rep. Wilhour Statement on Rep. Arroyo Resignation
November 1st, 2019
Rep. Blaine Wilhour Files Formal Resolution Calling for a Special Investigating Committee into Rep. Luis Arroyo
October 31st, 2019
Rep. Wilhour Promotes Free Illinois Fire Service Institute Program for Veterans October 27th in Champaign
October 23rd, 2019
Rep. Wilhour Applauds President Trump’s Agreement to Help Farmers with Purchase of 15 Billion Gallons of Biofuels
October 10th, 2019
Rep. Blaine Wilhour appointed to House gun policy task force
September 26th, 2019
Rep. Wilhour Urges Organizations to Apply for Census Funds to Ensure Accurate Count in 2020
September 4th, 2019
Rep. Wilhour Helps Promote Lincoln Presidential Library Grants for Students to Learn About History
August 26th, 2019
2019 Property Tax Survey
August 21st, 2019
Rep. Wilhour Reminds Farmers of Emergency Help in Light of Declared State Agriculture Disaster
August 19th, 2019
Rep. Wilhour Pleased with Senior Fair Providing Health Screenings, Resources & Services
August 19th, 2019
ALERT! Staying Safe in Extreme Heat
July 18th, 2019
Rep. Wilhour Speaks to IL House: Raising Taxes is NOT the Answer!
May 16th, 2019
Rep. Wilhour Partners with Dept. of Human Rights to Promote ‘Reporting Hotline’ in the 107th District
May 16th, 2019
Rep. Wilhour Measure Creating School District Efficiency Commission Heads to State Senate
May 14th, 2019
Rep. Wilhour Sponsors Legislation to Protect Taxpayers
May 8th, 2019
Gov. Pritzker’s Jobs Tax is Bad for Illinois!
May 7th, 2019
Rep. Wilhour Reminds Residents About “Prescription Drug Take Back Day”
April 25th, 2019
Centralia Junior High to Receive IDNR Grant for Students to Visit Touch of Nature Center
April 17th, 2019
Railroad Safety Plan Targets $9.4 Million for 107th District: Road Repairs, Flashing Lights & Gates
April 16th, 2019
Legal Assistance Resources for the 107th District
April 15th, 2019
NO “Blank Check” for Gov. Pritzker’s Tax Scheme!
April 10th, 2019
Rep. Wilhour Passes Bill Out of House: Deputy Fire Chiefs Permitted to Use Emergency Lights
April 10th, 2019
Legislators Help Women Return to Education: April 30 Deadline to Apply for $2,500 Scholarships
April 8th, 2019
“Ag Day” at the State Capitol: FFA Students Help Promote Agriculture and Ag Education
March 26th, 2019
Today We Honor the Life and Service of Former State Representative Chuck Keller
March 21st, 2019
Rep. Wilhour Welcomes 5,000 Pro Life Advocates to State Capitol to Fight Extreme Abortion Bills
March 20th, 2019