Cabello legislation targets pension loopholes brought to light by ex-lawmaker Farnham

When loopholes in current Illinois law allow for an ex-state lawmaker who is currently facing federal criminal charges for the most repulsive crimes to not only collect taxpayer-funded pension checks, but also to buy a last-minute retirement sweetener for time he didn’t work, alarm bells should be going off around the state. Believe it or […]

Who Will Replace Tom Cross as Minority Leader?

Tom Cross has been contemplating running for Attorney General since late May. If he chooses to do so, he will be resigning as House Minority Leader. The jockeying to replace him has been ongoing since that time. The process is kicking into high gear with Representative Dwight Kay (112th) sending his plan to all the […]

State Representative John Cabello Accepted to Emerging Leaders Program

Rockford, IL…State Representative John Cabello (R-Machesney Park) was recently accepted to take part in the State Legislative Leaders Foundation’s Emerging Leaders Program.  As part of the program, Cabello will travel to the University of Virginia to take part in a four day leadership conference. Cabello and other participants from around the country were recommended by […]

ILRNHA Elects New Executive Committee

ELGIN, IL – The Republican National Hispanic Assembly of Illinois (IL RNHA) elected its new Executive Committee at its Biennial Convention on Saturday, January 26, 2013 in Elgin, Illinois. In addition, by unanimous voice vote, the membership elected two members to represent the chapter at the National Convention of the Republican National Hispanic Assembly. The […]