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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

   


Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Rep. Parkhurst Votes for Tobacco 21

State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R – Kankakee) voted Tuesday to raise the age to sell or purchase tobacco products from 18 years old to 21 years old. In response to…


Thursday, March 7, 2019
Rep. Parkhurst Sponsors Blue Collar Jobs Act

On Tuesday, State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R – Kankakee) sponsored legislation to stimulate construction projects in the State of Illinois and create jobs for the middle class. The legislation, HB…


Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Rep. Parkhurst Honors Julia Taft Bayne for Women’s History Month