Monday, September 11, 2023
Patriot Day 2023 Marks 22 Year Anniversary of 9/11 Attacks

Twenty-two years ago today, our lives were forever changed. Today we remember the heroes who emerged that day, from first responders who ran toward danger, to the everyday Americans who…

Friday, September 8, 2023
Does Illinois Owe you Money? Find out now!

The State Treasurer is holding more than 3.5 billion dollars in unclaimed funds for Illinoisans. The State holds these lost funds until they are claimed by either the original owner…

Thursday, September 7, 2023
The Caucus Blog – Maker’s Madness

Illinois Manufacturers’ Association ‘Made in Illinois’ program keeps focus on what’s made here The Illinois Manufacturers’ Association hosts a yearly contest called ‘Makers Madness,’ which involves a bracket-style tournament in…

Wednesday, September 6, 2023
Rep. Windhorst, Sen. Fowler, and Rep. Jacobs to Host Marion Senior Citizens Health and Wellness Fair

Marion, IL – State Representative Patrick Windhorst (R-Metropolis) and State Rep. Paul Jacobs are teaming up with State Senator Dale Fowler (R-Harrisburg) to bring two Free Senior Health Fairs to…

Monday, September 4, 2023
Rep. Windhorst Honors American Workers on Labor Day

Today. we recognize the many contributions of American workers to the strength and prosperity of our nation. Wishing all a happy Labor Day!

Friday, September 1, 2023
Windhorst: National Food Bank Day – Learn More about Local Resources

METROPOLIS – State Rep. Patrick Windhorst is reminding residents that today is “National Food Bank Day”. There are multiple food banks operating in Southern Illinois. Food banks provide a crucial…

Thursday, August 31, 2023
Windhorst Marks International Overdose Awareness Day

Synthetic opioids, including fentanyl, are now the most common drugs involved in drug overdose deaths in the United States. In Illinois, we are fighting this dangerous epidemic by raising awareness…

Wednesday, August 30, 2023
Windhorst: Today is National Grief Awareness Day

Each individual experiences and expresses grief differently. The process of grieving in response to a significant loss requires time, patience, courage, and support. While everyone grieves differently, here are a…

Tuesday, August 29, 2023
The Caucus Blog – Illinois Schools and Unique Mascot Nicknames

High school sports are a staple of life in Illinois, providing thousands of children and teenagers the opportunities to compete, learn life lessons, and have fun outside of the normal…

Sunday, August 27, 2023
Illinois Constitution Day

On this day in 1818, the Illinois Constitutional Convention adopted the first State Constitution and selected Kaskaskia as the first state capital. Happy Constitution Day, Illinois!