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Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Rep. Keicher, colleagues propose action to level the playing field for small businesses during COVID-19

Amid the ongoing economic hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic, State Representative Jeff Keicher, R-Sycamore, announced today that he will sponsor legislation to help support small businesses in Illinois. The…


Monday, May 11, 2020
Join us for “Taking Care of Ourselves and Others”: A Virtual Behavioral Health Public Forum on May 14

Please join us for an online forum on Thursday evening, May 14 at 7:15pm. Thank you to the DeKalb Community Mental Health Board and DeKalb County Board Chairman Mark Pietrowski,…


Friday, May 8, 2020
Ten Priorities for Illinois’ Economic Recovery

As the COVID-19 Pandemic unfolded and the March Stay at Home was put into place, House Republican Leader Jim Durkin took the long view creating an internal Economic Recovery Working…


Friday, May 1, 2020
Attention Students! Apply today to join ISBE’s 2020-2021 Student Advisory Council

From the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) ISBE’s Student Advisory Council welcomes you, the students of Illinois, to explore resources and ask questions that we can bring to the…


Thursday, April 23, 2020
Rep. Keicher, House GOP propose strategies to safely re-open Illinois

State Representative Jeff Keicher, R-Sycamore, and the Illinois House Republican Caucus are offering an array of proposals and ideas on ways to safely re-open Illinois during the coronavirus pandemic. Some…


Friday, April 17, 2020
Share your ideas on how we can get Illinois working again

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted families across the state and our country. Jobs, schools, childcare, health care, businesses, really all aspects of our lives, have been affected.  It will take…


Wednesday, April 15, 2020
A Note from Jeff and COVID-19 Updates

Dear Neighbor, I hope this note finds you and your loved ones safe and healthy.  I know through the conversations I’ve had with so many of you that the struggles…


Monday, April 13, 2020
Keicher, Wheeler Call for Immediate Remedies to Unemployment Failures at the Department of Employment Security

Assistant House Minority Leader Keith Wheeler, R-Oswego, and State Representative Jeff Keicher, R-Sycamore, are calling on Governor JB Pritzker and state officials to rectify the failed unemployment system in Illinois…


Friday, March 27, 2020
What the CARES Act means to Illinoisans

Congress approved and the President has signed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act  (CARES) today. The $2.2 trillion economic rescue package provides help for families, small business, hospitals, local…


Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Update from Jeff: COVID-19

Friends, We find ourselves living in unprecedented times.  There is great unease in just about every corner of our world.  I’m sending this to you in hopes of keeping you…