Congressman John Shimkus

Representing the 15th District of Illinois



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Mar 19, 2020 Press Release
Congressman John Shimkus is encouraging constituents to respond to the 2020 Census online while practicing social distancing and to donate blood if they feel well.
Nov 13, 2019 Press Release
Shimkus entered a statement into the permanent Congressional Record recognizing the dedication on Monday (November 11, 2019) of an Illinois State Historical Society marker for the War Emergency Pipeline, which began near Texas oil fields and ended in Norris City following its 1943 completion during World War II.
Nov 8, 2019 Press Release
Students, political scientists, and historians will have easy access to research the long tenure of Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) following the completion of his 24-year career in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Nov 4, 2019 Press Release
There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens; Ecclesiastes 3:1
Jun 11, 2019 Press Release
"St. Paul Blue Point Lutheran Church and the entire congregation should be very proud of their continuing commitment and service over the past 150 years," said Shimkus.
Jun 5, 2019 Press Release
"The team's dedication and hard work were evident again, as the Wooden Shoes advanced to the state championship game for the third straight season and added a second title to the one captured in 2017," said Shimkus.
Jun 5, 2019 Press Release
The Blackcats won their second state title in three years.
May 14, 2019 Press Release
Shimkus offered to accept the flag for the 15th Congressional District.
Apr 3, 2019 Press Release
"Vicki saw early on that if the community was to survive and prosper, the political, business, education, and community leaders would need to work together," Shimkus said.
Mar 6, 2019 Press Release
Mr. Kimball is retiring after serving for 21 years as the Theatre Director of Southeastern Illinois College.