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Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Rep. Keicher statement on passage of pension consolidation bill for first responders

State Representative Jeff Keicher (R-Sycamore) today released the following statement on the passage of Senate Bill 1300, legislation to consolidate the 649 existing local police and fire pension funds: “I…


Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Rep. Keicher pays tribute to DeKalb Fire Department on 150th anniversary

State Rep. Jeff Keicher, R-Sycamore, offers House Resolution 599 honoring the DeKalb Fire Department on their 150th anniversary. Keicher also recognized the local firefighters in attendance for their dedication to…


Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Sycamore vs. Boylan boys football matchup leads Keicher, Sosnowski to promote local food pantries

With the Boylan Catholic Titans (11-0) set to face the Sycamore Spartans (10-1) in the IHSA Class 5A boys’ varsity football quarterfinal in Rockford this Saturday, November 16, State Representatives…


Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Keicher joins bipartisan effort to strengthen state ethics

In response to recent troubling revelations of corruption by state legislators, State Representative Jeff Keicher (R-Sycamore) has signed on to co-sponsor bipartisan legislation to reform state government and ensure Illinois…


Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Health Insurance & Wellness Fair offered in DeKalb Nov. 2, hosted by Rep. Keicher, Rep. Demmer & DeKalb Public Library

Local residents interested in learning about their options to purchase a health care plan on the Get Covered Illinois marketplace and/or finding out whether they are eligible for Medicaid are…


Monday, October 21, 2019
Rep. Keicher appointed to “Make Sexual Abuse Fully Extinct” Task Force

State Representative Jeff Keicher, R-Sycamore, has been appointed to the Make Sexual Abuse Fully Extinct (Make S.A.F.E.) Task Force to address issues concerning the sexual abuse of students in school-related…


Tuesday, October 1, 2019
This October is a Breast Cancer Awareness Month to remember in Illinois

Every October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month across the nation, but this year especially, we have reason to take notice of this cause here in our own community. Local breast…


Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Self-Defense class for women and girls age 10+ offered in DeKalb: RSVP today

State Representative Jeff Keicher, R-Sycamore, is sponsoring a Self-Defense and Situational Awareness class for women and girls age 10+ presented by instructors from One Light Self-Defense, to be held from…


Monday, September 16, 2019
House Committee to hold hearing on vaping concerns September 23

The Illinois House Mental Health Committee has scheduled a hearing to address the vaping crisis among Illinois teens and young adults at 11:00am on Monday, Sept. 23 in Room C-600…


Wednesday, September 4, 2019
“Java with Jeff” Listening Tour coming to Kirkland on September 6

Local residents with questions or concerns on issues impacting the State of Illinois are invited to attend an upcoming coffee hosted by State Representative Jeff Keicher, R-Sycamore, who announced his…