Congressman John Shimkus

Representing the 15th District of Illinois


Shimkus Recognizes Albion Bicentennial

Sep 7, 2018
Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) entered a statement into the permanent Congressional Record recognizing the City of Albion's Bicentennial. 

"Albion has played an important role in Illinois history, with connections to Governor Louis Lincoln Emmerson as well as a close friend of President Lincoln, Congressman William Pickering." Shimkus said. "I offer my congratulations to the city of Albion on their bicentennial anniversary, and I wish them many more." 

The full statement in the congressional record can be found HERE