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Friday, September 29, 2023
Rep. Bunting’s Springfield News Update for September 29

In this issue: Manteno Veterans Home looking for volunteers The Illinois Veterans Home (IVH) in Manteno, just to the north of our district, has issued a call for volunteers to…

Friday, September 15, 2023
Rep. Bunting’s Springfield news update for September 15

In this issue: State income tax revenue fell in August Illinois income tax revenue fell by $61 million in August according to the latest report from the Commission on Government…

Friday, September 8, 2023
Rep. Bunting’s Springfield news update for September 8

News from State Representative Jason R. Bunting In this issue: Pushing for estate tax reforms Illinois charges its residents an estate tax, which is also known as a death tax,…

Friday, September 1, 2023
Rep. Bunting’s Springfield news update for September 1

In this issue: Bill-signing season comes to an end For better or for worse, the bill-signing season that followed the General Assembly’s spring session has now come to an end,…

Wednesday, August 30, 2023
Rep. Bunting to host Farm Safety Week ag breakfast in Dwight September 22

DWIGHT –State Representative Jason R. Bunting (R-Emington) will host an ag breakfast on Friday September 22 in Dwight as part of Farm Safety Week. “Farming is one of our most…

Friday, August 25, 2023
Rep. Bunting’s Springfield news update for August 25

In this issue: Lawsuit filed against new gun law A federal lawsuit has been filed against a recently-signed state law which would allow lawsuits against firearm manufacturers. The legislation was…

Tuesday, August 22, 2023
Thank you to everyone who joined our school supply drive

I am blown away by the generosity of the folks in the 106th!!! We had an incredible School Supply Drive! Kira and Megan spent the morning getting them sorted for…

Monday, August 21, 2023
Traveling Office Hours reminder: Tomorrow in Gibson City and Fairbury

I am hosting traveling office hours tomorrow in Gibson City at The Kettle 217, located at 810 S. Sangamon Avenue from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. In the afternoon I will…

Friday, August 18, 2023
Rep. Bunting’s Springfield news update for August 18

In this issue: Thank you for reading my e-newsletter. For the latest news from state government or to share your ideas and opinions, please visit my legislative website at….

Tuesday, August 15, 2023
Students attending FFA and 4-H events now eligible for excused school absences

Yesterday Governor Pritzker signed House Bill 3814, a bill I was proud to sponsor. The new law will allow for excused absences for students attending educational events like 4-H and…