Congressman John Shimkus

Representing the 15th District of Illinois
 

 

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Oct 3, 2019 Press Release
The college will receive $449,995 through September 30, 2020 and is expected to receive a total of $2,249,961 over the next five years.
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Sep 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) hosted Rev. Kyle Wright II as the Guest Chaplain to lead the opening prayer for the House of Representatives on Thursday, September 12th.

Aug 30, 2019 Press Release
"I will leave the political field knowing that I have served honorably and, with the help of many, accomplished a lot for my constituents, our state, and our nation."
Jun 27, 2019 Press Release
The legislation, H.R. 3375, requires that phone carriers implement call authentication technology so consumers can trust their caller ID again, and allows carriers to offer call blocking services with no additional line item or charge to the consumer.
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.
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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.
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Jun 5, 2019 Press Release
The Blackcats won their second state title in three years.
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May 14, 2019 Press Release
Shimkus offered to accept the flag for the 15th Congressional District.
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May 14, 2019 Press Release
The legislation is similar to H.R. 3053, which passed the House of Representatives in 2018 with bipartisan support.
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.
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