Representative Allen Skillicorn (R-East Dundee) along with State Reps. Brad Halbrook (R-Shelbyville), Blaine Wilhour (R-Beecher City), Chris Miller (R-Oakland), Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) and Dan Caulkins (R-Decatur) announced today their intention to oppose the Governor’s proposed $41.5 billion transportation plan...Read more
It is horrifying that Rep. Lauren Underwood looked a Jewish Illinoisan in the eye and defended an anti-Semite!
A Jewish Illinoisan asked Lauren Underwood why she hasn’t condemned Ilhan Omar’s anti-Semitism and why she hasn’t called for her removal from the House Foreign Affairs Committee...Read more
State Representatives Allen Skillicorn (R-Crystal Lake) and David Welter (R-Morris) are collaborating to host a “Stand for the Second Amendment” town hall in Yorkville on May 13. The town hall will be held at Whitetail Ridge Golf Club from 7 to 8 p.m...Read more
State Representative Allen Skillicorn received the 2018 Award for Conservative Excellence from the American Conservative Union Foundation (ACUF) for the Top Illinois Conservative score, tied with stalwart conservatives Representatives Jeanne Ives and Tom Morrison...Read more
From the Illinois Department of Revenue: Low-to-moderate income families and senior citizens needing assistance filing their 2018 income taxes can receive free help through several trusted programs across the State of Illinois. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and AARP Tax-Aide programs are providing free basic income tax return preparation with electronic filing to qualified individuals in over 300 locations statewide...Read more
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Nancy Pelosi, and Jan Schakowsky are now connected to the 14th Congressional District of Illinois! Newly elected and sworn in Congresswoman Lauren Underwood’s first vote was for San Francisco’s Nancy Pelosi to be Speaker of the House of Representatives...Read more
DEADLINE FRIDAY DECEMBER 23RD, 2016
Algonquin Township area property tax assessments were recently published in the newspaper as required by law. There is only a 30 day window every year to appeal your property assessment. Once this deadline is passed, the next opportunity will not be until next year. The deadline to appeal your 2017 assessment is December 23rd, 2016...Read more
I’M HONORED TO RECEIVE THE ENDORSEMENT OF THE CHICAGO TRIBUNE. PROVES THAT THE PEOPLE OF ILLINOIS HAVE THE WILL TO REFORM OUR STATE! #IL66
“66th District: Republican Allen Skillicorn has an important characteristic that makes him Springfield-ready: He led a movement to freeze the tax levy in East Dundee, where he is a trustee. He understands the urgency to enact policy changes that make Illinois friendlier for businesses and residents. He faces Nancy Zettler, D-Algonquin, an attorney who says she’s running to represent the middle class and end “corporate welfare.” Maybe she doesn’t realize most of the corporate giveaways during the last decade in this state were handed out by Democrats, not by Gov. Bruce Rauner. Skillicorn is endorsed.”Read more
ABSURDLY HIGH PROPERTY TAXES DEMAND BOLD REFORMS FROM ILLINOIS LAWMAKERS. NEW RECOMMENDATIONS FROM A STATE TASK FORCE SHOW EXACTLY WHAT KIND.
by Austin Berg
Illinois has the second-highest property taxes in the nation, but it’s likely the state will take the No. 1 spot in taxing homeowners very soon. For too many Illinois families, property taxes have become a second mortgage they can never pay off...