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Thursday, February 22, 2024
Gov. Pritzker’s record-high budget does not reflect the shared priorities of Illinois families

Deputy Republican Leader Norine Hammond (R-Macomb), the chief budgeteer for the Illinois House Republican Caucus, issued the following statement in response to Governor JB Pritzker’s joint State of the State…


Wednesday, October 25, 2023
Hammond calls for an end to Illinois’ status as a Sanctuary State

Deputy Republican Leader Norine Hammond (R-Macomb) calls for the repeal of the TRUST Act to end Illinois’ status as a sanctuary state for undocumented immigrants. Hammond highlighted the $831 million…


Sunday, May 21, 2023
House Republican Leadership Team Gives Budget Update

At a press conference Friday night in the State Capitol, House Republican Leader Tony McCombie, Deputy Republican Leader Norine Hammond, and the House Republican Leadership team gave an update on…


Friday, March 24, 2023
Illinois House approves Rep. Hammond’s proton therapy cancer treatment legislation

Legislation sponsored by State Representative Norine Hammond (R-Macomb) that requires health insurance plans to provide coverage for proton beam therapy cancer treatment has been approved by the Illinois House of…


Tuesday, March 14, 2023
Rep. Hammond honors Elizebeth Smith Friedman

In recognition of Women’s History Month, State Rep. Norine Hammond (R-Macomb) honored the remarkable life of Elizebeth Smith Friedman, “America’s first female cryptanalyst.”


Thursday, February 16, 2023
Rep. Hammond’s budget reaction with WEEK-TV 25 News

State Rep. Norine Hammond (R-Macomb) speaks to WEEK-TV 25 News regarding Governor JB Pritzker’s proposed Fiscal Year 2024 Budget for the State of Illinois. “My biggest concern is we are locking ourselves…


Tuesday, January 31, 2023
Rep. Hammond Outlines HGOP Budget Priorities and Tax Reforms

Deputy Republican Leader Norine Hammond (R-Macomb) serves as the Chief Budgeteer for the Illinois House Republican Caucus. Rep. Hammond outlined the Caucus’ budget priorities and tax reforms at a Capitol…


Wednesday, March 2, 2022
Rep. Hammond recognizes Corinne Wood’s legacy

Rep. Norine Hammond recognizes the leadership and legacy of Corinne Wood, the first woman to serve as Lieutenant Governor in Illinois. #WomensHistoryMonth


Thursday, October 28, 2021
Rep. Hammond speaks out against changes to Health Care Right of Conscience Act

State Representative Norine Hammond speaks out against legislation that would remove the right of objection to vaccine mandates because of a religious or conscience point of view.  Senate Bill 1169,…


Thursday, October 21, 2021
Rep. Hammond calls for end to emergency COVID orders

Governor Pritzker has issued 91 Executive Orders regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. Rep. Norine Hammond said that as elected members of the Illinois General Assembly, legislators are responsible for representing the…