Tuesday, October 31, 2023
The Caucus Blog – Tips for a Safe and Happy Halloween!

Staying Safe for Halloween The celebration of Halloween has been around for more than a thousand years. Originally a religious observance, today Halloween is considered a holiday for dress-up and fun,…

Monday, October 30, 2023
Southern IL Republican Representatives: Time to End Illinois’ Sanctuary State Status

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS – Three House Republican lawmakers representing southern Illinois are sponsoring legislation to end Illinois’ sanctuary state status. House Republican Floor Leader State Representative Patrick Windhorst (R-Metropolis), State Rep….

Monday, October 30, 2023
Rep. Windhorst to Host West Frankfort Office Open House this Thursday, November 2!

WEST FRANKFORT – State Rep. Patrick Windhorst will host local residents this coming Thursday for a District Office Open House at his West Frankfort office location. Rep. Windhorst is the…

Sunday, October 29, 2023
Rep. Windhorst Marks World Stroke Day

By learning and sharing the F.A.S.T. warning signs, you just might save a life from stroke. This World Stroke Day, remember to look for these signs of stroke: F –…

Friday, October 27, 2023
Rep. Windhorst: Happy National Civics Day

This National Civics Day we are reminded of the duty we all have to learn about our government and take part in the process. Thank you to all our teachers,…

Thursday, October 26, 2023
Windhorst: Thank you to US Armed Forces on National Day of the Deployed

God bless all those serving overseas this National Day of the Deployed. Let us honor our nation’s heroes and recognize the sacrifices of our servicemembers and their loved ones during…

Thursday, October 26, 2023
Rep. Windhorst Welcomes SIU Officials Celebrating Law School’s 50 Year Anniversary

SPRINGFIELD – State Representative Patrick Windhorst (R-Metropolis) welcomed officials from Southern Illinois University to the state capitol in Springfield on Wednesday. The purpose of the visit was to highlight the previous…

Monday, October 23, 2023
Rep. Windhorst Marks Red Ribbon Week – Encourages Drug Free Lifestyle

Red Ribbon Week highlights the importance of living a drug-free life. During Red Ribbon Week, youth and adults around the nation pledge to increase their knowledge by learning more about…

Friday, October 20, 2023
The Caucus Blog – Ethics Reform Needed Now!

Weiss Sentenced to 5 ½ Years For Bribery Scheme A federal judge ruled on October 11 that corrupt businessman James T. Weiss will serve 5 ½ years behind bars for…

Friday, October 20, 2023
Rep. Windhorst Thanks Principals on Principal Appreciation Day

Thank you to our Illinois principals for all that they do to keep our schools running smoothly for students, teachers, and staff. Happy Principal Appreciation Day to these amazing individuals!