Congressman John Shimkus

Representing the 15th District of Illinois


Press Releases

Feb 25, 2009 Press Release
High School artists encouraged to enter their work.
Feb 13, 2009 Press Release
Congressman Shimkus cosponsored H.Res. 139 to commemorate President Lincoln's life and legacy.
Feb 13, 2009 Press Release
Congressman joins bipartisan group, rejecting H.R. 1.
Feb 11, 2009 Press Release
Illinois Delegation letter urges USAF to consider Scott AFB.
Jan 28, 2009 Press Release
The over $1 trillion cost of the bill and the unnecessary spending were high on Shimkus' list of reasons to vote no.
Jan 20, 2009 Press Release
The inauguration of a new president is always an historic event, particularly in Washington, D.C.
Jan 15, 2009 Press Release
Subcommittee assignments include Energy and Environment, Telecommunications and the Internet, and Health.
Jan 13, 2009 Press Release
The bill seeks to improve the hiring process for physicians and implement other quality controls at Department of Veterans' Affairs (VA) medical facilities.
Jan 6, 2009 Press Release
Congressman Shimkus sworn into seventh term.