Congressman John Shimkus

Representing the 15th District of Illinois
 

 

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Mar 27, 2017 Press Release
Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) entered a statement into the permanent Congressional Record recognizing the Effingham St. Anthony High School boys’ basketball team for winning their first state championship.
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Mar 24, 2017 Press Release
While I’m disappointed in today’s outcome, my commitment to my constituents to follow through on the promise I made to provide relief from Obamacare is as strong as ever.
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Mar 22, 2017 Press Release
In response to concerns regarding the way in which Illinois’ per capita allotment of Medicaid funds would be calculated under the American Health Care Act, Republican Members of the Illinois Congressional Delegation released the following statement.
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Mar 22, 2017 Press Release
The contest is open to high school students in the 15th Congressional District. Entries are due by April 28.
Mar 20, 2017 Press Release
“Under new leadership, the Golconda Job Corp Center is already making significant improvements,” the letter says. “[E]nsuring the program is operating at full capacity will be critical to positive, long-term changes at the center.”
Mar 17, 2017 Press Release
Moments after the House concluded legislative business today, Congressman Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) addressed the chamber to recognize Highland EMS paramedic Todd Zobrist.
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Mar 7, 2017 Press Release
“While the vast majority of my constituents will be glad to see this costly, broken law go away, some are concerned about losing their current coverage,” Shimkus added. “I want these folks to know that vital patient protections will be preserved under the AHCA.”
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Mar 1, 2017 Press Release
Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) released the following statement after making calls to local leaders:
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Feb 17, 2017 Press Release
Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15), the senior Republican in the Illinois congressional delegation, released the following statement on the passing of former Congressman Bob Michel.
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Feb 6, 2017 Press Release
The grants awarded to the City of Flora, Village of Oblong, Village of Odin, and the Southeastern Illinois Counseling Center total $78,800.
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