Congressman John Shimkus

Representing the 15th District of Illinois
 

 

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Jul 26, 2018 Press Release
Shimkus entered a statement into the permanent Congressional Record recognizing the hard-working men and women of the Shawnee National Forest Service, the Lusk Conservancy District and the Pope County Board of Commissioners.
Jul 26, 2018 Press Release
"The sooner we negotiate better trade deals, the better off all my constituents will be."
Jul 23, 2018 Press Release
Congressman John Shimkus entered a statement into the permanent Congressional Record recognizing the Sacred Heart Church in Effingham, Illinois on their 125th Anniversary.
Jul 19, 2018 Press Release
As the representative of one of the top corn, bean, and pork producing districts in the country, I’m honored to serve on this year’s Farm Bill conference committee.
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Jul 16, 2018 Press Release
"Sophia's love for agriculture began on her family farm just outside of Fisher, IL," Shimkus said. "Sophia embraces all aspects of farming from cleaning grain bins, raising hogs, and even field tillage work. However, her favorite job is hauling grain to local elevators, a job Sophia has done since she got her Class B license when she was 16."
Jul 16, 2018 Press Release
Russia is no ally, and Vladimir Putin is no friend, of the United States.
Jul 10, 2018 Press Release
"I strongly support the President's choice of Judge Kavanaugh."
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Jun 28, 2018 Press Release
Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) entered a statement into the permanent Congressional Record recognizing the Windsor/Stewardson-Strasburg High School Softball Team, who are the 2018 Illinois High School Association Class 1A champions.
Jun 27, 2018 Press Release
Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) entered a statement into the permanent Congressional Record honoring Ludlow United Methodist Church in Ludlow, Illinois on their 150th Anniversary.
Jun 22, 2018 Press Release
The immigration debate is far from settled, and I look forward to continuing to work through the legislative process toward a solution that is just and fair.
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