Congressman John Shimkus

Representing the 15th District of Illinois


Shimkus Recognizes Carlyle High School Heroes

May 4, 2017
Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) entered a statement into the permanent Congressional Record recognizing two Carlyle High School Seniors, Tyler Guthrie and Tucker Johnson, who rescued a man from a submerged car on April 22, 2017.

“I ask that we all join in honoring these two good Samaritans and use their selfless act as a reminder that we are all here to help one another,” Shimkus said. “I stand today to salute Tyler and Tucker for their contributions to this great society and to wish them the very best in all of their future endeavors.”

The full entry in the congressional record can be found HERE