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Wednesday, October 18, 2023
McLaughlin Urges Peace for All Americans

Rep. McLaughlin said, “With all of the unrest around the world, and in Illinois, I think it’s a good time to reiterate that all people, all governments, all organizations, and…

Tuesday, October 17, 2023
Illinois House Republicans Working on Legislation to End the Fentanyl Epidemic

Illinois House Republicans have introduced and passed a number of bills to fight the deadly fentanyl epidemic gripping our state. However, much more must be done to keep our residents safe,…

Friday, October 13, 2023
The Children Are our Future? Prove It!

LAKE BARRINGTON… State Representative Martin McLaughlin (R-Barrington Hills) from the 52ND House District released the following statement. Rep. McLaughlin said, “When did the People of Illinois approve of the Governor, and…

Tuesday, October 10, 2023
We Stand With Israel

We strongly condemn the Hamas terror attacks and stand in solidarity with the people of Israel as they defend themselves from this horrific assault.

Thursday, October 5, 2023
Chaos at DCFS After Audit Report Released

State Representative Martin McLaughlin said, “Illinois DCFS Director Marc Smith announced he is resigning from his post effective December 31. While new leadership is a first step, it is far…

Wednesday, October 4, 2023
McLaughlin Responds to Invest In Kids Scholarship Misinformation Campaign

LAKE BARRINGTON… State Representative Martin McLaughlin (R-Barrington Hills) from the 52ND House District released the following statement on the ongoing controversy over the Invest in Kids scholarship and the misinformation drive…

Tuesday, October 3, 2023
Happy Women’s Small Business Month!

There are over 13 million women-owned businesses in the U.S. today. This October we celebrate women entrepreneurs and their lasting impact on our economy. Happy Women’s Small Business Month!

Friday, September 29, 2023
National VFW Day!

On this day in 1899, a group of 13 Spanish-America war veterans joined together to form what would become the nation’s largest and most dedicated group of combat veterans. Today…

Tuesday, September 26, 2023
Honor Flights

Honor Flights are an amazing experience for our veterans, as well as a chance for them to get the recognition they deserve for their service. Thank you to the Honor…

Monday, September 25, 2023
Illinois Needs to Prioritize Opportunity

Illinois is one of the most-regulated states in the country, and research shows overabundant regulations are driving poverty in the state. We want to provide every opportunity for our residents…