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Thursday, September 24, 2015
Reverend Les Sinks Offers Opening Prayer

Springfield….Mt. Vernon resident and Reverend Les Sinks of the Anna First Baptist Church provided the opening Prayer during legislative session in Springfield on Thursday, September 24, 2015. Reverend Sinks was the…


Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Bryant, DeSoto Officials Unveil Veterans Memorial Highway

The DeSoto Elementary School choir was on hand to sing the Star Spangled Banner to begin the ceremony. DeSoto….State Rep. Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro) and village officials from the Village of…


Friday, September 18, 2015
Rep. Bryant Presents New Flag to St. Mary’s School in Mt. Vernon

Mt. Vernon….State Rep. Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro) presented St. Mary’s Elementary School in Mt. Vernon with a new United States Flag on Friday. The flag had previously been flown over the…


Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Bryant, DeSoto Officials to Unveil Veterans’ Memorial Highway

Murphysboro….State Rep. Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro) and village officials from the village of DeSoto will join together to unveil signage renaming a stretch of highway from Rte. 149 east to Rte….


Friday, September 11, 2015
Bryant Applauds Extension of AFSCME Contract

Murphysboro….State Rep. Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro) has issued reaction to an announcement late Thursday afternoon that Governor Rauner and negotiators for the State of Illinois’ largest public employee union, AFSCME, have…


Saturday, September 5, 2015
Letter from Governor Rauner on AFSCME Contract Negotiations

Dear Friends,  I have had a lot of comments and calls on SB1229, many positive and many negative. Many of my friends who work for the state are being told…


Thursday, September 3, 2015
Bryant Issues Statement on SB 1229

Springfield…. Following the House defeat of an override motion on Gov. Rauner’s veto of SB 1229, State Representative Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro) issued the following statement:“I have heard from hundreds of…


Thursday, August 20, 2015
Governor Signs SB 2042 – Restores Federal Funds for Key Programs

Office of the Governor Bruce Rauner For Immediate Release Thursday, August 20, 2015 Contact Catherine Kelly Catherine.Kelly@illinois.gov Governor Signs Federal Funds Pass Through Bill SPRINGFIELD – Governor Bruce Rauner signed…


Friday, August 14, 2015
Bryant E-News August 14, 2015

Dear Friend, This week was a busy one in Springfield as Illinois continues on without a balanced budget in place for the seventh week of the new fiscal year.  I am…


Friday, August 7, 2015
Bryant Joins Lawmakers Opposing Obama’s Coal Regulations

Springfield….State Rep. Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro) joined colleagues in the House this week in calling for more time to comment on proposed federal regulations on capping carbon emissions for coal fired…