Thursday, March 24th, 2016
In the News: Hammond calls for Higher Ed Funding with Real Money Source (from the McDonough Voice, March 23, 2016)
Friday, March 18th, 2016
In the News: Need for a State Budget tops list of Agricultural Concerns (from the Mason City Democrat, March 16, 2016)


Wednesday, March 16th, 2016
In the News: Mason County Farm Bureau Celebrates 100 Years with Gala Banquet (from the Mason County Democrat, March 15, 2016)
Tuesday, March 8th, 2016
In the News: 11th Annual Chili Cook Off Raised Over $8,000 for Bushnell Community Swimming Pool


Thursday, March 3rd, 2016
Hammond Dismayed at House Recess without Higher Education Funding Compromise

MACOMB – Earlier today, Speaker Madigan and his supermajority called two bills (SB 2990 and HB 648) which purported to be a compromise measure funding higher education and other services…

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016
House Republicans Urge Compromise, Responsible Solution to Higher Education Funding

Springfield, IL… On the heels of the Senate’s override of the Governor’s veto of Senate Bill 2043, House Republicans from across Illinois joined together to reiterate their willingness to compromise…