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Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Ugaste Reacts to Pritzker’s Annual Budget Address

SPRINGFIELD—Today Governor JB Pritzker gave his annual budget address virtually to the 102nd General Assembly.  State Representative Dan Ugaste (R-Geneva) released the following statement in response: “Governor Pritzker has repeatedly…


Wednesday, February 10, 2021
Ugaste: GOP Requests Ignored on House Rules

SPRINGFIELD—After Republican requests for changes to the House Rules were ignored today during the first day of legislative session back in the Illinois Capitol, State Representative Dan Ugaste (R-Geneva) released…


Friday, January 29, 2021
Ugaste Responds to Push for Criminal Justice Reform Veto

GENEVA—State Representative Dan Ugaste (R-Geneva) released the following statement amid calls for the Governor to veto the criminal justice reform legislation, HB3653, that was passed in the final hours of…


Tuesday, January 19, 2021
Ugaste to Host January 23rd Blood Drive

GENEVA – State Representative Dan Ugaste (R-Geneva) is hosting a blood drive in partnership with Versiti Blood Center of Illinois.  The event will be held in Elgin on Saturday, January…


Friday, January 15, 2021
Ugaste Notes Historic, Optimistic Start to 102 GA

GENEVA—Coming off a five day lame duck session and proceeding right into the inauguration of the 102nd General Assembly, recently sworn in State Representative Dan Ugaste (R-Geneva) has issued the…


Wednesday, January 13, 2021
UGASTE TAKES OATH TO SERVE 65th LEGISLATIVE DISTRICT

SPRINGFIELD—State Representative Dan Ugaste (R-Geneva) was sworn into office today for the 102nd General Assembly to represent the 65th District, which includes portions of Kane and McHenry Counties. The Representative’s second term…


Wednesday, January 6, 2021
UGASTE RELEASES STATEMENT ON VIOLENT CAPTIOL PROTESTS

GENEVA…In light of the protests at the United States Capitol this afternoon, State Representative Dan Ugaste (R-Geneva) released the following statement: “The scene that I watched on the news this…


Wednesday, December 23, 2020
PODCAST: The Roadblock to Illinois’ Ethics Reform

State Representatives Dan Ugaste (R-Geneva) and Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) recorded a podcast discussing the urgent need for ethics reform in Illinois–and how it is intricately tied to all other issues…


Wednesday, December 23, 2020
Ugaste Demands Changing of State Covid-19 Policy

GENEVA—Amid recent reports of decreasing COVID-19 cases and that a large portion of the reported cases are coming out of nursing homes and prisons, State Representative Dan Ugaste (R-Geneva) is…


Monday, December 14, 2020
Ugaste Reacts to SIC’s Ruling

Geneva—After the House Special Investigating Committee abruptly concluded its investigation into House Speaker Mike Madigan today, State Representative Dan Ugaste (R-Geneva) released the following statement: “I am calling on my…