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Monday, July 17, 2023
Visit to Enbridge Flanagan terminal

We had a great visit with the folks of Enbridge at the Flanagan Terminal last week. It was very informative and they are a great supporter of our community. A…

Monday, June 12, 2023
Dwight district office now open

Thank you to everyone who came to our Dwight Open House on Friday! We enjoyed visiting with everyone! The office is located at 132 E. Main Street and the phone…

Thursday, June 8, 2023
Watseka office grand opening

Thank you to everyone that came out to our Watseka Open House today! It was so great to visit with everyone! We are looking forward to seeing everyone in Dwight…

Monday, June 5, 2023
Speaking to Grundy Area FFA students

I had the honor of attending and speaking at the Grundy Area FFA Banquet in Coal City! What a fantastic event!

Wednesday, May 10, 2023
Scenes from the Capitol police and firefighter memorial ceremonies

Over the past few days we have paused to remember Illinois’ fallen police officers and firefighters. These are some of the scenes from those two events, starting with a couple…

Monday, May 8, 2023
Stopping by the Saunemin career fair

I stopped by Saunemin Grade School for the 8th Grade Career Fair this weekend. Thank you to the businesses and organizations who attended and the dedicated teachers and staff who…

Wednesday, April 26, 2023
Celebrating FFA

I had the opportunity to attend two FFA Banquets on Sunday; one as a Father and the other as a State Representative. I hung up my blue and gold jacket…

Thursday, April 13, 2023
In the hot seat

Literally in the “hot seat” yesterday morning with the sun beating down on my and State Representative Jed Davis’ backs…….what a great event with a fantastic crowd. Thank you for…

Saturday, April 8, 2023
Easter Egg Hunt at Accolade Senior Living

Thank you to the folks at Accolade Senior Living in Paxton for the Easter Egg Hunt invitation. Both residents and kids had a blast!!!!!! 4000 eggs picked up in less…

Wednesday, February 15, 2023
Rep. Bunting responds to Governor’s budget address

State Representative Jason R. Bunting (R-Emington) had this to say after Governor J.B. Pritzker made his budget address at the state Capitol on Wednesday. “Governor Pritzker is proposing to spend…