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Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Veteran’s Task Force Releases Report

The Combined Veterans’ Capital Needs Task Force, created by Governor Bruce Rauner to analyze infrastructure needs and develop key strategies on how to improve the health and safety of residents…


Thursday, April 26, 2018
Rep. McAuliffe Introduces New Jobs Legislation

Springfield, IL – Today State Representative Michael McAuliffe (R-Chicago) joined other representatives in introducing a measure widely supported by both the business and labor communities. House Bill 5864 would create…


Monday, April 16, 2018
Rep. McAuliffe’s Bill to Expedite Implementation of Newborn Screening Tests Moves Forward

Springfield, IL… In response to the State’s slow moving efforts to expand newborn screening tests, State Representative Michael McAuliffe (R-Chicago) unanimously advanced legislation to help speed up the implementation process…


Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Rep. McAuliffe’s Breast Cancer Screening Bill Unanimously Passes Committee

Springfield, IL… State Representative Michael McAuliffe (R-Chicago) unanimously advanced legislation to require women to be informed if they have an increased risk of breast cancer or if they need to…


Wednesday, March 28, 2018
The McAuliffe Message for March

Springfield/Budget The Illinois House and Senate are adjourned until April 9th. Speaker Madigan sets the schedule and all told the House has met for just 12 days this year. When…


Wednesday, March 7, 2018
McAuliffe Selected to Gun Task Force

Today House Republican Leader Jim Durkin appointed State Representative Michael McAuliffe to serve on the Firearm Public Awareness Task Force. The task force was created by House Resolution 648, which…


Friday, February 16, 2018
Rep. McAuliffe Passes Resolution Honoring Urlacher

State Representative Michael McAuliffe successfully passed a resolution to honor Brian Urlacher on his induction in to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Urlacher played linebacker for 12 years for…


Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Legislators Wear Black for SOTS

At Governor Rauner’s State of the State Address, Rep. McAuliffe and fellow state representatives wear black in solidarity against sexual harassment and discrimination.


Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Local Libraries to Receive State Grants

The Illinois School District Library Grant Program recently announced the recipients of Fiscal Year 2018 grants. The list includes several school libraries in the 20th district. The program is designed…


Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Veterans Committees Address Quincy Home Outbreak

The Illinois House and Senate Veterans’ Committees held a joint session this week in Chicago to investigate the continued outbreak of Legionnaire’s disease at the Quincy Veterans Home. Thirteen residents at…