Congressman John Shimkus

Representing the 15th District of Illinois


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Mar 19, 2009 Press Release
Congress voted to impose a 90 percent tax on employee bonuses if the company they work for received assistance from the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP), which was the Wall Street bailout program.
Mar 19, 2009 Press Release
The Massac County Fire Department will recieve $171,288 for Operations and Safety.
Mar 11, 2009 Press Release
Statement regarding GAO report showing that the Department of Energy grossly over-inflated cost estimates for FutureGen.
Mar 8, 2009 Press Release
Congressman Shimkus remarks on shooting at First Baptist Church in Maryville.
Mar 5, 2009 Press Release
The Safe FEAST Act helps protect America's food supply.
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.