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Friday, August 14, 2020
DuPage County Expands Small Business Relief Program

The DuPage County Board has voted to remove a restriction from the County’s Reinvest DuPage small business grant relief program.  In May, the Board allocated $7 million in monies received…


Friday, August 14, 2020
Rep. Amy Grant Shares Back-to-School Q & A from IL Dept. of Public Health

This week schools and school districts received a list of frequently asked questions and answers about the return to school during the COVID-19 pandemic. The document was prepared by the…


Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Legislative News from Rep. Amy Grant

Republicans on JCAR Unanimously Oppose Business-Unfriendly Rule This afternoon, Illinois’ Joint Committee on Administrative Rules (JCAR) heard an emergency rule created by the Pritzker administration that provides for criminal charges…


Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Rep. Amy Grant to Partner with Wheaton Police Department for FREE Child I.D. Event

State Representative Amy Grant (R-Wheaton) is offering families from the 42nd Legislative House District an opportunity to obtain free identification cards for their children. The event will be held on…


Thursday, August 6, 2020
ICC Announces One-Month Extension on Moratorium on Disconnections

The Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) has announced that several of the state’s large and small regulated electric, natural gas, water and sewer utilities have voluntarily agreed to keep residential customers…


Monday, August 3, 2020
Rep. Grant Provides Resources for Seniors to Help Protect Against Internet Scams and Voter Disenfranchisement

The following letter was recently sent to older adults living in the 42nd District: I recently came across some insightful information that addresses some issues faced by older adults and…


Monday, August 3, 2020
Podcast: Rep. Grant on passing legislation to expand vote by mail while important ethics reform legislation sits idle

State Representative Amy Grant recently sat down to discuss the majority party’s decision to push through a massive expansion of Illinois’ vote by mail system while problems with automatic voter…


Thursday, July 30, 2020
Rep. Amy Grant Co-Sponsors Resolution to Remove Mike Madigan as Speaker of the House

Since it was learned two weeks ago that ComEd agreed to pay a $200 million fine for a pay-to-play scheme that involved Speaker of the House Mike Madigan, dozens of…


Monday, July 27, 2020
Rep. Amy Grant Features Recent St. Francis Graduate in July Student Spotlight

Hat’s off to Winfield’s Julian “Juju” Pointner, who is my Student Spotlight feature for the month of July! Last summer, following her junior year of high school at St. Francis…


Wednesday, July 22, 2020
Legislative News from Rep. Amy Grant

Madigan Implicated in ComEd Scheme By now you have probably heard that House Speaker Mike Madigan has been named as “Public Official A” in the sprawling federal investigation into political…