Congressman John Shimkus

Representing the 15th District of Illinois
 

 

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Jun 25, 2015 Press Release
Taylor Roosevelt, a student of Amy Bowser at Edwards County High School and winner of this year’s Congressional Art Competition from the Illinois 15th District, joined other winners from around the country in Washington this week.
Jun 24, 2015 Press Release
Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) entered a statement into the permanent congressional record recognizing the State Champion Nashville Community High School Hornettes Softball Team.
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Jun 24, 2015 Press Release
Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) entered a statement into the permanent congressional record recognizing the State Champion Highland High School Bulldog Baseball Team.
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Jun 23, 2015 Press Release
DOTCOM Act & TSCA Modernization Act Win Bipartisan Support
Jun 12, 2015 Press Release

Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) supports legislation that would allow the Administration to continue trade negotiations in the works since 2009, while preserving Congress’s constitutional authority to review and then approve or reject any trade agreement reached by the President.

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.

Friday, July 10, 2015 - 11:30am
Sumner City Hall
129 East South Street
Sumner, IL 62466
Tuesday, July 14, 2015 - 2:00pm
Village Hall
318 Walnut Street SE
Clay City, IL 62824