State Senator Dan McConchie (R-Hawthorn Woods) released a statement following Governor J.B. Pritzker’s State Budget Address.
In an effort to promote fiscal responsibility in the budget-making process, State Senator Dan McConchie (R-Hawthorn Woods) introduced a package of bills, at the center of which caps state spending and eliminates diversions from the Road Fund.
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Legislation aimed at consolidating government and reducing property taxes by allowing for the dissolution of water drainage districts passed unanimously out of the Senate's Local Government Committee last week. State Senator Dan McConchie (R-Hawthorn Woods) said Senate Bill 90 is a small, but important step in reducing the property tax burden in Illinois.
State Senator Dan McConchie (R-Hawthorn Woods) released the below statement following the Senate vote on Senate Bill 1, which would increase Illinois’ minimum wage to $15 statewide over six years.
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State Senator Dan McConchie (R-Hawthorn Woods) joined several Senate Republican Senators in Springfield today to back a bipartisan plan that would put a fair redistricting proposal on the ballot and to invite constituents to sigh his petition on the issue.
During the 101st General Assembly, State Senator Dan McConchie (R-Hawthorn Woods) will serve as the Minority Spokesperson for the Senate Appropriations II Committee, a committee he served on previously.
Beginning January 1, 2019, Illinois will have 253 new laws. From gun-control to fighting human trafficking, these new laws cover a wide range of topics.
Illinois now has several new laws following the conclusion of the Fall Veto Session, where the General Assembly overrode measures vetoed by Gov. Bruce Rauner. Other measures fell short of the 3/5 majority needed in both the Senate and House of Representatives to override the Governor’s vetoes.
Over 50 high schools students from across the 26th Senate District got a unique, hands-on learning experience about public policy, state government, and leadership during their experience at State Senator Dan McConchie’s (R-Hawthorn Woods) 3rd Annual Youth Advisory Council.
To show appreciation for veterans and their sacrifices, Sen. McConchie is joining the Illinois Senate Republican Caucus in teaming up with the Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs to showcase their legacy of service. They are encouraging everyone across the state to submit a photograph and written story of any veteran, which will be displayed on the Veterans Day “Wall of Honor” in the Capitol Rotunda from November 5 to November 16.
For his support of pro-business legislation, State Senator Dan McConchie (R-Hawthorn Woods) received the “Champion of Free Enterprise” award from the Illinois Chamber of Commerce.
State Senator Dan McConchie (R-Hawthorn Woods) will continue to host “Coffee and Conversation” events throughout the month of September. McConchie encourages constituents, who may have missed one of these events in July or August, to stop by an upcoming event closest to them.
After months of deliberate study and conversations around the future of Illinois' higher education system, the Higher Education Working Group of the Illinois General Assembly has developed a series of impactful legislation aimed at strengthening Illinois' colleges and universities and making them more attractive and affordable for students across the state for many years to come.
Gov. Bruce Rauner signed legislation Monday, sponsored by State Sen. Dan McConchie (R-Hawthorn Woods) and State Rep. Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield), giving motorists the option to register their vehicles for more than one year at a time.
Senator McConchie has issued a statement on allegations against State Representative Nick Sauer.
After wrapping up a series of “Coffee and Conversation” events in July, State Senator Dan McConchie (R-Hawthorn Woods) announces his August series. McConchie invites all constituents to attend one of the events closest to them.
State Senator Dan McConchie (R-Hawthorn Woods) will be hosting a series of Coffee and Conversations around the 26th District throughout the month of July. McConchie invites all constituents to attend one of the events closest to them.
The six-year Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) Proposed Highway Improvement Program includes several improvements to roads and bridges throughout Senate District 26. The first of the projects are scheduled to begin in fiscal year 2019.
Students representing more than 100 schools across Illinois traveled to Springfield May 10 as part of the annual TECH 2018 program at the Capitol.
Legislation giving motorists the option to register their vehicles for more than one year at a time would provide a convenience and save the state money said State Senator Dan McConchie (R-Hawthorn Woods), chief sponsor of the bill.
Several area high school students from across State Senator Dan McConchie’s 26th Senate District traveled to Springfield April 26 to participate in his Youth Advisory Council.
State Senator Dan McConchie (R-Hawthorn Woods) introduced Senate Bill 2670 to allow voters in counties under the Property Tax Extension Limitation Law (PTELL), the state’s property tax cap law, the ability to reduce their property taxes via referendum—something only voters in counties not subject to PTELL’s tax caps are allowed to do.
Nearly 20 years of annual overspending exacerbated by the lack of job-creating, economic-stimulating reforms have contributed to a fiscal crisis that is stymying employment opportunities and driving residents out of Illinois. In response, Sen. Dan McConchie has sponsored a measure that would place a cap on state spending, while also linking state spending growth to economic growth.
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