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Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Rep. Parkhurst Tours Manteno Veterans Home

State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst, together with State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena), toured the Manteno Veteran’s Home earlier today. The Kankakee County home opened in 1986. The facility, one of only…


Friday, February 3, 2017
Rep. Parkhurst Lends Legal Experience to New Roles in Springfield

Springfield, IL… State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) announced her committee assignments for the 100th General Assembly today, including appointments to the two standing judiciary committees, Civil and Criminal, and the…


Thursday, February 2, 2017
Parkhurst Helps Celebrate New Kankakee Medical Clinic

Hippocrates Medical Center, which will provide free medical care for those who need it, celebrated its opening in Kankakee


Friday, January 27, 2017
Rep. Parkhurst Tours Local National Guard Airport Facility

On Friday, State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst toured the Greater Kankakee Area airport with facility managers and local leaders including Kankakee Mayor Nina Epstein Kankakee Sheriff Mike Downey, and Major David…


Friday, January 27, 2017
Rep. Parkhurst Responds to Attorney General Madigan’s Recent Motion

Kankakee, IL….. In response to the recent filing by Attorney General Lisa Madigan in St. Clair County to block state worker pay, State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) released the following…


Thursday, January 26, 2017
Rep. Parkhurst Responds to the Governor’s State of the State

Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Parkhurst Releases Statement on House Rules

Springfield, IL… Today the House voted 63-53 to approve the House Rules set forth by Speaker Madigan. Below is a statement from State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee):“It is disappointing after…


Monday, January 23, 2017
Parkhurst to Help Bring Valentines to Veterans

Kanakakee, IL… State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) is launching a “Valentines for Veterans” program. She is inviting students and other interested citizens to participate in sending handmade greetings and well…


Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Parkhurst Files Legislation to Close “Cloonen Loophole”

Springfield, IL… With her first piece of legislation, State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) is following through on her campaign promise to promote good government and improve ethics. Rep. Parkhurst filed…


Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Parkhurst Sworn in to Historic 100th General Assembly

Springfield, IL…State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) today was sworn in to the Illinois House of Representatives officially marking the beginning of the historic 100th General Assembly. “Illinois is in dire…