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Thursday, May 23, 2019
Parkhurst Announces Summer Reading Club

State Rep. Lindsay Parkhurst is officially launching her 3rd Annual Summer Reading Club for elementary school students who live in the 79th District. The program is offered to encourage students…


Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Parkhurst Signs on to Co-Sponsor New Taxpayer Protection Amendment

State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R – Kankakee) is a co-sponsor of House Joint Resolution Constitutional Amendment 34 requiring two-thirds approval by the General Assembly for any tax increases or new…


Monday, April 29, 2019
2019 Survey Results Released

Representative Lindsay Parkhurst distributed a district-wide survey to the residents of the 79th District. Rep. Parkhurst’s intent for the survey was to seek insight into the views of the residents…


Thursday, April 18, 2019
Rep. Parkhurst Hosting Townhall on Graduated Income Tax Proposal

State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) is hosting a forum on the Governor’s proposed measure to amend the Illinois Constitution to remove the flat tax provision. Fellow Representatives Margo McDermed (R-Mokena)…


Thursday, April 11, 2019
Mason’s Law Passes House Unanimously

On Wednesday, the Illinois House of Representatives passed Mason’s Law. State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R – Kankakee) filed House Bill 2383 at the request of the surviving family of Mason…


Wednesday, April 10, 2019
State Rep. Lindsay Parkhurst Welcomes Fortitude and Merchant Street Gallery Directors to Springfield

State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R – Kankakee) welcomed Bourbonnais resident Dawn Broers and Bradley Resident Janice Miller to Springfield on Tuesday for a women’s brunch that honored the contributions of…


Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Guest viewpoint: Democrats can’t be trusted with blank check

As printed by the Daily-Journal Representing a legislative district bordering another state provides a unique perspective on how decades of poor spending and policy decisions drive Illinois families out of the state. I hear…


Monday, April 1, 2019
State Rep. Lindsay Parkhurst to Host Free Document Shredding Event

State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) invites residents of the 79th Legislative House District to take advantage of a free document-shredding event on Saturday, April 27th. Rep. Parkhurst is collaborating with…


Monday, March 25, 2019
Rep. Parkhurst Hosts Constituent Open House

State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst hosts a district office open house to acquaint constituents with her office. Rep Parkhurst’s district office is located at 370 E. Court Street in Kankakee. The…


Friday, March 15, 2019
Rep. Parkhurst Commemorates 20th Anniversary of Bourbonnais Amtrak Train Derailment