Wednesday, February 2, 2022
Rep. Grant Reacts to Budget Address

Representative Amy Grant (R-Wheaton) issued the following statement following Governor Pritzker’s State of the State and Budget Address.  “With his budget address, the Governor painted a rosy picture of our…

Thursday, January 14, 2021
Rep. Amy Grant Castigates Democrats for Disenfranchising Illinoisans’ Voices during Criminal Justice Reform Bill Debate

During the final hour of the 101st General Assembly, Democrats pushed through a criminal justice omnibus bill that made sweeping changes to law enforcement practices in Illinois. In response to…

Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Rep. Amy Grant Reacts to New Spending Approved in Final Hours of 101st General Assembly

While facing a $4 billion hole in the current budget, Illinois Democrats pushed through billions in new spending during the final hours of the 101st General Assembly (GA). Upon the…

Monday, December 14, 2020
Rep. Amy Grant Responds to Democrats’ Decision to End Special Investigating Committee Proceedings

On Monday, Democrats serving on a Special Investigating Committee (SIC) into the ethical conduct of Michael J. Madigan abruptly ended the committee’s proceedings and then voted that the Speaker did…

Wednesday, December 2, 2020
Rep. Amy Grant Responds to Arraignment of Four More from Mike Madigan’s Inner Circle in ComEd Scheme

Following the Wednesday arraignment of four more individuals charged with crimes associated with a nine-year ComEd-Michael Madigan bribery scheme, State Representative Amy Grant (R-Wheaton) issued the following statement: “We now…

Tuesday, November 10, 2020
State Rep. Amy Grant Questions Motivation Behind Cancellation of Fall Veto Session

On Tuesday, Speaker of the House Mike Madigan’s Chief of Staff announced that the fall veto session is canceled due to concerns over COVID-19 and proximity to the upcoming holidays….

Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Rep. Amy Grant Urges Governor to Call Special Session as Heightened COVID-19 Mitigations Announced for DuPage County

On Tuesday, Governor JB Pritzker announced that heightened COVID-19 mitigations will take effect in IL Region 8 (DuPage and Kane Counties) on Friday, October 23. In response to the announcement,…

Thursday, July 9, 2020
Rep. Amy Grant Praises Signing of Hospital Federal Funding Bill

State Representative Amy Grant commended bipartisan efforts resulting in $250 million in additional federal funding to ensure Illinois hospitals are equipped during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.  Governor JB Pritzker signed…

Thursday, June 4, 2020
Rep. Grant: The Governor and IDES Must do Better

Today I took a phone call from a tear-filled constituent. Her story underscores the ongoing debacle at the Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) and Governor JB Pritzker’s failure to…

Saturday, May 23, 2020
Rep. Amy Grant Rejects Unbalanced Budget; Criticizes Democrats for Including Raises for Lawmakers

Today Illinois Democrats pushed through a partisan, unbalanced budget for Fiscal Year 2021 that increases spending by 6.8%. The budget spends $42.8 billion while revenues are expected to be only…