House Speaker Michael Madigan (D-Chicago) and Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner are more worried about their public image than in freezing property taxes, which state legislators should oppose, Williamson County Board Chairman Ron Ellis said during a recent interview.
Rep. Dave Severin (R-Benton) will be setting up a satellite office in McLeansboro on Wednesday, Nov. 15. Severin said in a release his staff will be available from noon to 3 p.m. that day at the McCoy Memorial Library, 118 S. Washington St.
Southern Illinois has been dealing with the closing of the Rend Lake Resort and the Tourism Information Center for a long time, but Rep. Dave Severin (R-Benton) wants the area to know it hasn't been forgotten.