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Tuesday, May 23, 2023
McLaughlin Advocates for Nuclear Energy

State Rep. Martin McLaughlin, R-Barrington Hills, said this is the best avenue for clean energy in Illinois. “We have for far too long in this state ignored the only clean…


Thursday, May 18, 2023
McLaughlin Decries Anti-business Legislation

Rep. Martin McLaughlin, R-Barrington Hills, noted the proponents of the bill were primarily lawyers – the Illinois State Bar Association and Illinois Trial Lawyers Association namely. “I think it’s pretty…


Wednesday, May 17, 2023
Memorial Service Honoring Our Fallen Military Members

Beautiful memorial service today as we begin session, paying tribute to all of Illinois’ fallen military servicemen and women. Let us never forget freedom is not free – particularly for…


Tuesday, May 16, 2023
Rep. McLaughlin Honors Retiring Fire Chief Kreher on 48 Years of Fire Service

Chief James Kreher served our communities over 45 years of total fire service at Fox River Grove and Barrington Countryside. In that time, Chief Kreher served 28 years as a…


Friday, May 12, 2023
National Police Week

This National Police Week we recognize the bravery of our law enforcement officers and honor them for their dedication to their communities. Thank you to our police officers for working…


Wednesday, May 10, 2023
Rep. McLaughlin Urges Fiscal Responsibility for Illinois Residents

Tuesday, May 9, 2023
Motorcycle Awareness Month

May is Motorcycle Awareness Month and a reminder to stay alert for motorcycles on the roadway to help save lives. Here are a few safety tips for Illinois drivers to keep…


Friday, May 5, 2023
Rep. McLaughlin Denounces Democrats Inefficient Spending Proposal

LAKE BARRINGTON… State Representative Martin McLaughlin (R-Barrington Hills) released the following statement after discussing Senate Bill 850 during yesterday’s Revenue and Finance Committee meeting. State Rep. McLaughlin said, “Springfield once…


Wednesday, May 3, 2023
Happy Illinois Bacon Day!

I have often spoken about the unnecessary “pork” in Springfield, but not today! Thank you to the Illinois Farmers, Pork Producers, and the Illinois Pork Producers Association on Illinois Bacon Day!…


Tuesday, May 2, 2023
Rep. McLaughlin Calls Foul on Democrats Corruption

SPRINGFIELD… State Representative Martin McLaughlin (R-Barrington Hills) released the following statement pertaining to the guilty verdict over the federal corruption trial rocking the Dirksen Federal Court House and Illinoisans across…