Senator McCarter: Week In Review

September 26, 2018

A new week and new reports about the struggles Illinois is facing. Regrettably, the biggest cause of... More

Politically Speaking – September 25, 2018

September 25, 2018

Let me make my feelings clear: The last thing I approve of is sexual, physical or mental abuse of an... More

Politically Speaking – September 18, 2018

September 18, 2018

First and foremost this week is Hurricane Florence that's already claimed lives and created great de... More

Senate Week in Review: News You Might Not Have Heard

September 14, 2018

Illinois small business owners are feeling optimistic these days. Perhaps a recent report ... More

Politically Speaking – September 12, 2018

September 11, 2018

This week's column is written by Bob Franken.  Name sound familiar? It should. Mr. Franken is an Em... More

Shimkus Accepting Applications For Military Service Academies

September 10, 2018

Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) is now accepting applications from young men and women int... More