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Thursday, April 23, 2020
Rep. Windhorst Wants Governor to Implement Regional Approach to Reopening Economy

METROPOLIS – On Thursday, Illinois Governor JB Pritzker announced a 30-day extension of a disaster declaration beginning May 1 that includes a continuation of most stay-at-home orders. However, the governor…


Saturday, January 11, 2020
Windhorst Weekly – January 11, 2020

Dear Friend, Since taking the oath of office as State Representative of the 118th district in January 2019, I have seen the good, the bad, and the ugly in Illinois…


Monday, August 10, 2020
Windhorst Weekly – August 10, 2020

Dear Friend, Before I get to this week’s update, I want to express to you my utter disgust and anger at the out of control violence happening in the city…


Saturday, August 1, 2020
Windhorst Weekly – August 2, 2020

Dear Friend, July 2020 has come and gone, and it will certainly be a month to remember. This edition of the Windhorst Weekly will tackle three major points of interest…


Tuesday, July 28, 2020
Rep. Windhorst’s Summer Reading Program Starts Today!

METROPOLIS – State Rep. Patrick Windhorst (R-Metropolis) kicked off his 2020 Summer Reading Club on Tuesday. Windhorst says this year’s summer reading club, like almost everything else, is a little…


Friday, July 24, 2020
Windhorst: Ethics Commission Should Meet to Finish Work, Finalize Report

METROPOLIS – State Representative Patrick Windhorst (R-Metropolis) joined the other three Republican members of the General Assembly of the Joint Commission on Ethics and Lobbying Reform in issuing a letter…


Tuesday, July 21, 2020
Windhorst: Governor Should Call Special Session to Address Ethics Reform

METROPOLIS – State Rep. Patrick Windhorst (R-Metropolis) is echoing calls from his Republican colleagues on Tuesday demanding Governor JB Pritzker should call the Illinois General Assembly back into special legislative…


Tuesday, July 7, 2020
Rep. Windhorst to Host Free Prescription Drop-off Events in July

METROPOLIS – State Representative Patrick Windhorst (R-Metropolis) will host two free prescription drug drop off events in Southern Illinois this month. On Wednesday, July 15, Rep. Windhorst will join with…


Friday, July 3, 2020
Windhorst Weekly – Independence Day 2020 Edition

Dear Friend, As we celebrate this year’s 4th of July holiday, I want to take a moment to simply thank the men and women of the United States military, and…


Monday, June 8, 2020
Op Ed: Rep. Windhorst Wraps Up 2020 Legislative Session and Budget

Last month, the General Assembly returned to session for the first time since early March for an abbreviated special session designed to take up a few items related to the…


Saturday, June 6, 2020
Windhorst Weekly – June 6, 2020

Dear Friend, This week’s Windhorst Weekly provides a detailed update on two major issues that made news this week. I’ve got lots of new information from the Illinois Department of…


Monday, May 25, 2020
Windhorst Weekly – Memorial Day 2020 Edition

Dear Friend, This Memorial Day is unlike any other we have ever lived through before. Although some of our traditional gatherings have been postponed or canceled, I was honored to…