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Thursday, August 22, 2019
Windhorst Urges Residents to Take Online Property Tax Survey

METROPOLIS….State Representative Patrick Windhorst (R-Metropolis) says he knows his constituents are concerned about the high-cost of property taxes in the State of Illinois. The first-term lawmaker is offering his constituents…


Friday, August 16, 2019
Windhorst Weekly August 16 2019

Dear Friend, It’s back to school time once again! I want to wish everyone a happy, healthy, safe, and successful new school year. To the teachers, administrators and staff that…


Friday, August 9, 2019
Windhorst Weekly – August 9 2019

Dear Friend, I spent the majority of this week working and learning with some of the brightest up and coming minds in Illinois government and politics as part of the…


Friday, August 2, 2019
Windhorst Weekly August 2 2019

Dear Friend, Early this week, the news outlet Pro-Publica Illinois issued a report detailing a disturbing trend. In suburban Lake County, the news outlet found at least 48 instances of…


Thursday, August 1, 2019
Rep. Windhorst Appointed to Rural Economic Development Task Force

Metropolis….State Representative Patrick Windhorst (R-Metropolis) announced this week that he has been appointed to serve on a Task Force he helped create. During the spring 2019 Session, Rep. Windhorst was…


Wednesday, July 31, 2019
Rep. Windhorst Appointed to DUI Cannabis Task Force

Metropolis….State Representative Patrick Windhorst (R-Metropolis) has been appointed to serve as a member of the Illinois DUI Cannabis Task Force. HB 1438, now Public Act….101-0027, creates the Cannabis Regulation and…


Monday, July 29, 2019
Windhorst Weekly – July 29, 2019

Dear Friend, Last week was among the busiest news related weeks since the 2019 spring Session adjourned. In addition to a full schedule of events, there was also news to…


Monday, July 29, 2019
Rep. Windhorst Law will Strengthen Orders of Protection – 118th District State Rep. Announces First Bill Signed into Law

Metropolis….State Representative Patrick Windhorst (R-Metropolis) received word late last week that legislation he sponsored in the 101st General Assembly’s spring 2019 Session has been signed into law. Rep. Windhorst served…


Friday, July 26, 2019
Rep. Windhorst Appointed to Illinois Forestry Development Council

Metropolis….State Representative Patrick Windhorst (R-Metropolis) announced today that he has received an appointment to the Illinois Forestry Development Council by House Republican Minority Leader Jim Durkin. Rep. Windhorst’s 118th district…


Thursday, July 25, 2019
Rep. Windhorst and Sen. Fowler to Hold Joint “Coffee & Conversation” Event in Goreville

Rep. Patrick Windhorst and Sen. Dale Fowler will be co-hosting a “Coffee & Conversation” event next week in effort to continue building upon their active outreach programs throughout southern Illinois….