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Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Rep. Parkhurst Responds to Governor’s Budget Address

In response to Governor Pritzkers’s budget address earlier today, State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) has issued the following statement: “I am disheartened by the Governor’s budget proposal, which failed to…


Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Rep. Parkhurst Introduces Pembroke Township Natural Gas Pilot Program

State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R – Kankakee) introduced legislation to help expand natural gas services into underserved communities in the 79th District. HB 5124 creates a pilot program within the…


Wednesday, January 29, 2020
Parkhurst Responds to State of the State Address

SPRINGFIELD—State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) issued the following statement after Governor JB Pritzker’s State of the State address on January 29th:  “As Illinois residents and businesses continue to flee our…


Monday, January 27, 2020
Parkhurst Launches Valentines for Veterans Program

KANKAKEE—State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R – Kankakee) is hosting her fourth annual “Valentines for Veterans” program. She invites students and other interested citizens to make handmade valentine greetings with well-wishes to our veterans…


Thursday, January 16, 2020
Rep. Parkhurst Presents the January 79th District Local Business Spotlight

Each Month Rep. Parkhurst will visit with a local business in her district and highlight their achievements! January 2020 Local Business highlight: Candy & Cake Rep. Parkhurst congratulates owners Christine…


Tuesday, January 7, 2020
Parkhurst’s Blood Drive Set for January 17th

KANKAKEE—State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) is hosting a blood drive in partnership with the American Red Cross.  The event is Friday, January 17th from 1:00—5:00pm at the Kankakee Public Library, 201 E….


Wednesday, December 18, 2019
Rep. Parkhurst Hosts Fifth New Bill Roundtable

State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R – Kankakee) invites constituents to participate in a roundtable forum before the General Assembly reconvenes for the Spring Session. “This past year, I hosted two…


Monday, December 9, 2019
Rep. Parkhurst Presents the December 79th District Local Business Spotlight

Each Month Rep. Parkhurst will visit with a local business in her district and highlight their achievements! December 2019 Local Business highlight: Pattycakes Cupcakery Rep. Parkhurst congratulates owner Tammy Perry…


Monday, December 2, 2019
Rep. Parkhurst Calls for Civility during Healthcare Debate

The insulin bill, SB 667, had heated debate in committee.  Tune in to hear Representative Parkhurst’s comments during committee. 


Friday, November 8, 2019
Rep. Parkhurst Partners with Toys for Tots

State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R – Kankakee) today announced the 79th District office is partnering with the Marine Corps Reserve for the Toys for Tots program for a third year….