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Thursday, December 22, 2022
New Illinois laws to know in 2023

This year more than 180 bills will go into effect as new state laws. Those laws will affect healthcare, children in state care, reduced fees for seniors and more. Some…


Wednesday, December 21, 2022
Prepare for Winter Weather – Tips from the Illinois Emergency Management Agency

Holiday travel may be impacted as a powerful winter storm moves through the Midwest. If you are planning to travel for the holidays this week, make sure you have cold…


Monday, December 19, 2022
News from State Representative Dan Ugaste: December 19, 2022

CRIMINAL LAW SAFE-T Act faces courtroom test. The controversial law is set for implementation on Sunday, January 1. Prior to that date, the constitutionality of the new law will face…


Monday, December 12, 2022
News from State Representative Dan Ugaste: December 12, 2022

BUDGET CGFA reports on November 2022 State budget revenues.  The Commission on Government Forecasting and Accountability (CGFA) released its “November 2022 Monthly Briefing” on Friday, December 2. Inflationary pressures and…


Monday, December 5, 2022
News from State Representative Dan Ugaste: December 5, 2022

This week, we will recognize the 81st memorial of Pearl Harbor. This date that still lives in infamy is remembered as we honor the lives lost in Hawaii that day…


Monday, November 28, 2022
Follow Along with Veto Session 2022

This week, we are going to be in veto session in Springfield! We will be in veto session the following days: Tuesday, November 29th Wednesday, November 30th Thursday, December 1st…


Tuesday, November 22, 2022
Rep. Ugaste Hosts Holiday Card Drive for Stateside & Abroad Troops

ST. CHARLES – This holiday season, State Representative Dan Ugaste (R-Geneva) is hosting a holiday card drive for stateside and abroad troops and veterans. He encourages constituents of all ages…


Tuesday, November 1, 2022
Rep. Ugaste Encourages Steps for Lung Health during Lung Cancer Awareness Month

ST. CHARLES – November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month and State Representative Dan Ugaste (R-Geneva) is encouraging 65th District constituents to take steps to prevent lung cancer and learn more…


Monday, October 31, 2022
News from State Representative Dan Ugaste: October 31, 2022

Happy Halloween! I wish you all happy and fun trick-or-treating this afternoon. If you’re giving out candy today, you can also find ways to be more inclusive for children with…


Tuesday, October 25, 2022
News from State Representative Dan Ugaste: October 25, 2022

CRIME House Republican Leader Jim Durkin responds to Pritzker’s cluelessness on SAFE-T Act changes.  Governor JB Pritzker showed his ignorance on television last week where he once again refused to…