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Tuesday, June 30, 2020
OP ED: No Room for Error in our Right to Free and Fair Elections

State government bureaucracy doesn’t have a great reputation for efficiency, but in recent months we’ve seen lapses in the administration of state government that are unacceptable. When it comes to…


Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Legislative News from Rep. Amy Grant

On Friday, June 26, all of Illinois moved into Phase 4 of Governor Pritzker’s “Restore Illinois” plan. While we will enjoy a few loosened restrictions, Phase 4 is still quite…


Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Rules for Fall In-Person Learning Released by ISBE and IDPH

The Illinois State Board of Education and Department of Public Health have announced guidelines for Illinois schools to safely return to in-person Instruction as the state advances to Phase 4…


Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Rep. Amy Grant Launches Student Spotlight Program

With so much negativity monopolizing the news these days, State Representative Amy Grant is doing her part to make sure people can enjoy some good news. Inspired by news of…


Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Rep. Grant Shares Guidelines for Phase 4 of Reopen Plan

All four regions of Illinois will move into Phase 4 of the Governor’s Restore Illinois Plan on Friday, June 26, 2020. Phase 4 guidelines were designed by the Department of…


Monday, June 15, 2020
Legislative News from Rep. Amy Grant

I wanted to begin this newsletter by acknowledging the heartbreak in our nation. Our nation is hurting, and I would ask you to please pray for the families who had…


Monday, June 15, 2020
Pre-Registration now available for in-person Driver’s License/ ID Card Services

The Illinois Secretary of State announced that his office has launched an online driver’s license and ID card preregistration application program to reduce the processing time of transactions at Driver…


Tuesday, June 9, 2020
Rep. Amy Grant joins House Republicans in Call for IDES to Reopen Local Offices

State Representative Amy Grant (R-Wheaton) sent a letter to the Director of the Illinois Department of Employment Security on Tuesday calling on the agency to reopen local offices throughout Illinois…


Monday, June 8, 2020
Rep. Grant Shares IDPH Rules for Swimming Pool Use in Phase 3

The IL Department of Public Health recently published guidelines for the use of public swimming pools during Phase 3 of Governor Pritzker’s reopen plan. The IDPH guidelines apply to swimming…


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…