Congressman John Shimkus

Representing the 15th District of Illinois


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May 27, 2015 Press Release
"I will continue to oppose this erosion of Americans’ property rights until the Administration ditches their bad WOTUS rule for good."
May 27, 2015 Press Release
Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) will wear a Danville Area Community College (DACC) jersey at the Congressional Baseball Game on June 11 at Nationals Park in Washington.
May 20, 2015 Press Release
Together, these improvements to FDA’s review process will help maintain American leadership in medical device innovation.
May 19, 2015 Press Release
Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) supported legislation to address a variety of issues affecting our nation’s 21.2 million veterans.
May 13, 2015 Press Release
The legislation would ban abortions after 20 weeks with exceptions for rape, incest and to protect the life of the mother.
Feb 24, 2015 Op-Ed
Despite all the president’s rhetoric about middle-class economics, the reality is that the majority of middle-class families pay more and get less as a result of his policies.
Sep 18, 2014 Op-Ed
If we prematurely abandon our commitment to oversee Internet governance, no amount of American power and influence will be able to restore what is lost: the Internet Open and Free.
Apr 30, 2014 Op-Ed
While the shale oil and gas renaissance dominates today’s energy landscape, it’s important that policymakers remember the vital contribution nuclear power makes to our nation’s energy portfolio.
Mar 27, 2014 Op-Ed
Three decades of delays have amassed more than 70,000 tons of spent nuclear fuel at more than 121 locations across more than 30 states. The American people deserve the central repository they’ve paid for, not more excuses for dodging the law.
Mar 10, 2014 Op-Ed
Freedom-loving countries must aid our Ukrainian friends to stave off Russia.

Thursday, June 4, 2015 - 9:30am
Chrisman City Hall
222 West Madison Avenue
Chrisman, IL 61924
Friday, June 5, 2015 - 11:00am
Rosiclare City Hall
870 Main Street
Rosiclare, IL 62982
Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 9:00am
Vandalia City Hall
431 West Gallatin Street
Vandalia, IL 62471