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Friday, March 1, 2024
Rep. Bunting’s Springfield news update for March 1

In this issue: Governor’s tax hikes are sticking point in budget The budget proposal which Governor Pritzker delivered last week called for nearly $1 billion in new taxes on Illinois…

Tuesday, February 27, 2024
Teaching civics in Watseka

One of my favorite aspects of being a State Representative is that I get to educate constituents of all ages. On Monday, I was able to teach two Civics classes…

Monday, February 26, 2024
Meeting with local government officials

We are trying to get in as many advisory committee meetings before the House is in session every week. A few days ago we met with local government officials including…

Friday, February 23, 2024
Rep. Bunting’s Springfield news update for February 23

In this issue: State of the State and Budget Address This week we heard Governor Pritzker deliver his State of the State address and outline his budget proposal for the…

Wednesday, February 21, 2024
Video: Rep. Bunting reacts to State of the State address

State Rep. Jason R. Bunting (R-Emington) reacted to Governor Pritzker’s 2024 State of the State address and budget proposal, which increases spending while raising taxes and leaving out important reforms

Tuesday, February 20, 2024
Against House Bill 1634

Our office has received over 50 emails, texts, and phone calls in the last 24 hours! As you all know I am a farmer and own a trucking business and…

Monday, February 19, 2024
Happy Presidents Day!

Presidents Day is a holiday meant to honor the Presidents who have led our great nation and to remember the values on which our country was founded. Happy Presidents Day!

Friday, February 16, 2024
Rep. Bunting’s Springfield news update for February 16

In this issue: House Republicans discuss budget priorities ahead of State of the State address Next Wednesday Governor Pritzker will come to the House chamber to offer his State of…

Tuesday, February 13, 2024
Thanks to everyone who stopped by our Traveling Office Hours

Thank you to those who came out to our Traveling Office Hours in Onarga and Paxton today. I enjoy speaking with the constituents in the 106th district any chance that…

Monday, February 12, 2024
Today is Abraham Lincoln’s birthday

On February 12th, 1809, President Abraham Lincoln was born. President Lincoln had a profound effect on his home state of Illinois, and the entire nation, through his work to end…