Politics

JCCC Hosts Candidate Forum

March 13, 2019

By Tina Suarez The Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce hosted a candidates forum on Thursday, e... More

Financial Experts Agree with Rep. Wilhour: Governor’s Budget Plan Insufficient

March 1, 2019

SPRINGFIELD…State Representative Blaine Wilhour (R-Beecher City), a business owner and farmer, ha... More

Rep. Blaine Wilhour’s Statement on the Governor’s Budget Address

February 22, 2019

Effingham, IL – State Representative Blaine Wilhour (R-Beecher City) today is issuing the followi... More

Politically Speaking – January 29, 2019

January 29, 2019

A temporary truce on the wall, after 35 days? What does that mean? Talks and no wall for at least t... More

Mayor: No right side or wrong one

January 28, 2019

MT. VERNON — Mayor John Lewis said controversies between council members are because each is work... More

Politically Speaking – January 22, 2019

January 22, 2019

Late last week the President moved the goalpost on the Wall. He wants $5.7 billion for the wall or ... More