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Friday, November 1, 2019
Rep. Parkhurst Pushes for Ethics Reform in Springfield

During the first week of Veto Session, State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R – Kankakee) sponsored several pieces of legislation to push for ethics reform in Springfield. The legislation includes HB…


Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Rep. Parkhurst Provides Update on Kankakee River State Park

State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) announced today a status report for the Kankakee River State Park Campgrounds. Rep. Parkhurst commented: “Over the last two years, I have been working diligently…


Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Rep. Parkhurst Announces 79th District Capital Projects

Today, State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R – Kankakee) is excited to announce major road and bridge projects for the 79th District stemming from the Rebuild Illinois Capital Plan.  “I voted…


Wednesday, October 16, 2019
On Global Ethics Day, Parkhurst Calls for Creation of Task Force to Tighten Ethics Rules amid Growing List of Government Corruption

Parkhurst to introduce legislation creating State Ethics Task Force during Veto Session In recognition of Global Ethics Day, State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst, along with several of her legislative colleagues, announced…


Tuesday, October 8, 2019
Rep. Parkhurst to Host Health Insurance & Wellness Fair

State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R – Kankakee) invites constituents to take advantage of a free insurance and wellness fair on Saturday, November 9th. “The health of the 79th District is…


Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Rep. Parkhurst Presents the October 79th District Local Business Spotlight

Each Month Rep. Parkhurst will visit with a local business in her district and highlight their achievements! October 2019 Local Business highlight: Stefari Café Rep. Parkhurst congratulates owners Stefan and…


Tuesday, October 1, 2019
Rep. Parkhurst Appointed to Recovery, Reinvest, and Renew Board

Republican Leader Jim Durkin (R – Western Springs) appointed State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R – Kankakee) to the Recovery, Reinvest, and Renew (R3) Board. The R3 Grant Program receives 25%…


Monday, September 30, 2019
Rep. Parkhurst to Host New Bill Roundtable

State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R – Kankakee) invites constituents to participate in a roundtable forum before the General Assembly convenes for the Fall Veto Session of the 101st General Assembly….


Tuesday, August 27, 2019
Mason’s Law Gets Governor’s Signature

On Friday, Governor JB Pritzker signed legislation to increase penalties to drivers who cause serious injuries for failing to yield the right-of-way known as Mason’s Law, HB 2383. “Mason’s Law…


Monday, August 26, 2019
Rep. Parkhurst Presents the August 79th District Local Business Spotlight

Each Month Rep. Parkhurst will visit with a local business in her district and highlight their achievements! August 2019 Local Business highlight: Ba Da Bloom Flower Shoppe Rep. Parkhurst congratulates…