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Tuesday, July 21, 2020
State Rep. Amy Grant Joins House Republicans in Call for Special Session on Ethics

On July 17, the U.S. Attorney’s office tied House Speaker Mike Madigan to a ComEd scheme where patronage jobs for Madigan friends were exchanged for favorable House votes on bills…


Tuesday, July 14, 2020
Rep. Grant Warns of Internet Scammers Posing as COVID-19 Contact Tracers

State Representative Amy Grant is alerting Illinoisans to a new online scam involving people trying to pass themselves off as COVID-19 contact tracers. According to Rep. Grant, scammers are reaching…


Monday, July 13, 2020
Rep. Amy Grant Reiterates Need for Deep Audit into IDES

In response to a blistering compliance audit into the operations at Illinois’ Department of Employment Security (IDES), State Representative Amy Grant (R-Wheaton) is reiterating her call for a deep, independent…


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…


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…