While House and Senate Republicans were critical of many aspects of Gov. J.B. Pritzker's State of the State address on Wednesday, most remain hopeful that he was sincere about bringing about a spirit of bipartisan collaboration.
Illinois State House District 87 issued the following announcement on Feb. 29.Video: Butler Reacts to State of the State Address State Representative Tim Butler reacts to Gov. Pritzker’s State of the State Address.Original source can be found here.
The following is a statement by Senate Republican Leader Bill Brady regarding new revelations that the Illinois Secretary of State’s office allowed approximately 4,700 16-year-olds to begin the voter registration process under the state’s automatic voter registration program.
Governor J.B. Pritzker painted a rosy picture in his first “State of the State” address January 29, but Senate Republican lawmakers say a greater emphasis should have been placed on rooting out corruption, starting with revamping the state’s process for drawing legislative maps.