News

Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Rep. Bryant Testifies at Health Facilities Services and Review Board Hearing on Behalf of Southern Illinois Hospitals

Murphysboro….State Representative Terri Bryant was in Bolingbrook, Illinois on Tuesday for a meeting of the Illinois Health Facilities Services and Review Board. Rep. Bryant testified in defense of several local…


Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Rep. Bryant Fights Unconstitutional Gun Control Bill, Votes No

Springfield….State Representative Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro) expressed her dismay and disgust upon the Illinois House passage of SB 1966. “I have unfortunately seen a lot of gun control bills during my…


Monday, December 9, 2019
Rep. Bryant Reminds Local Governments to Apply for PARC Grants

Murphysboro….State Representative Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro) is reminding local government units interested in applying for Parks and Recreation Facility Construction Grants that the filing deadline begins Tuesday, December 3, 2019 and…


Saturday, December 7, 2019
Bryant E News – Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

Dear Friend, On Dec. 7, 1941, a “date which will live in infamy,” Japanese forces launched a surprise attack on Pearl Harbor, sinking American battleships, disabling the western fleet, and…


Thursday, November 14, 2019
Bryant Votes in Favor of Ethics Reforms, Echoes Calls for Swifter Action

Springfield….State Rep. Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro) expressed frustration following the passage what she calls watered-own ethics legislation during House debate on the final day of the 2019 Veto Session. For weeks,…


Thursday, November 14, 2019
Bryant Says Police and Fire Pension Reform Bill Needed More Study

Springfield….Legislation that will combine the assets of the nearly 650 downstate and suburban police and firefighter pension funds passed on Wednesday despite objections from State Rep. Terri Bryant. Rep. Bryant…


Monday, November 11, 2019
Bryant E News – Veterans Day 2019 and Veto Session Preview

Dear Friend On Friday, I had the privilege and honor of joining Congressman Mike Bost, local elected officials and members of the United States military, and students and faculty of…


Friday, November 8, 2019
Southern Illinois Legislators Sponsor Tougher Ethics Laws, Encourage Passage during Veto Session

Joint Op-Ed submitted by State Representatives Terri Bryant, Dave Severin, and Patrick Windhorst A summer of discontent has given way to a tumultuous autumn marked by suspicion and, in some…


Friday, November 1, 2019
Bryant E News Nov. 1 2019 – Veto Session Week 1 Review

It was quite a week in Springfield as lawmakers returned for three days of Veto Session. The week began with news reports that State Rep. Luis Arroyo had been arrested…


Monday, October 28, 2019
Rep. Bryant Joins Call for Creation of State Ethics Task Force

Springfield….State Rep. Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro) joined fellow Republican state lawmakers for a Capitol press conference on Monday to urge passage of House Joint Resolution 87, a measure that would create a…


Thursday, October 3, 2019
State Rep. Terri Bryant and State Rep. Dave Severin Issue FAFSA Reminder, Tout Increased Funding for State Universities and MAP Grants

CARBONDALE….State Representative Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro) and State Representative Dave Severin (R-Benton) are reminding high school, college, and non-traditional students planning to attend college next school year that October 1, 2019,…


Thursday, October 3, 2019
Rep. Bryant Reminds Constituents October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Murphysboro….State Representative Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro) is reminding her constituents that October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. The month-long information and awareness campaign is a movement first began in 1981 by…