All posts tagged "Chris Lauzen"

  • Lauzen, Juby vie for state Senate seat

    Both incumbent Republican Chris Lauzen and his Democrat challenger, Leslie Juby, believe the state government needs to be reformed.

    • Posted October 30, 2010
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  • Letter: False claims by Quinn—strike one

    Guaranteeing government employees their government jobs for the next two years does not make Governor Quinn the “Jobs Governor,” as he claims.

    • Posted October 7, 2010
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  • Letter: What if it was your child being deployed?

    If it was your son or daughter who was being deployed to Afghanistan or Iraq, what would be your opinion of these wars?

    • Posted September 2, 2010
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  • Letter: Now is the time to enroll in Illinois high-risk health insurance pool

    The federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act created in each state a federally funded health insurance program known as a “high risk pool.”

    • Posted August 26, 2010
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  • Letter: Accurate assessments include all sales

    One of the most frustrating and legitimate complaints that constituents share with me is “How can my property taxes increase, or even stay the same, when the value of my property has dramatically decreased?”

    • Posted July 29, 2010
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  • State’s financial crisis affects municipalities

    ELBURN—Village President Dave Anderson said Monday he is concerned about the state's delay in income-tax disbursements to municipalities when the village already faces budget challenges.

    • Posted June 11, 2010
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  • Letter: Don’t come home until your job is done

    In ancient Sparta, Spartan mothers commanded their soldier sons, “Come home victorious, or come home on your shield.”

    • Posted May 27, 2010
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  • Letter: Illinois fiscal anarchy

    If constituents whom I serve fail to make their mortgage payments, the bank forecloses. If we don't make our car payment, the car is repossessed.

    • Posted March 11, 2010
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  • Letter: Republican reformation: honest competence

    I deeply appreciate the landslide support that voters in the Republican Primary provided for me and our volunteers. It is a privilege to work for you, and I will do my best for you and your family.

    • Posted February 25, 2010
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  • Feb. 2 Election Results

    The local unofficial results from the Feb. 2, 2010 primary election. Winners names are in bold.

    • Posted February 2, 2010
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  • Letter: Lauzen releases constituent survey results

    In early May, I sent a survey to my constituents, both Democrats and Republicans, to get their final advice before we voted on many issues in June and early July.

    • Posted August 20, 2009
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  • Frasz steers project for more semi-quiet zones

    KANE COUNTY—Kane County Board member Drew Frasz is thrilled about the progress of his proposed wayside horn installation at railroad crossings between Campton Hills and Maple Park.

    • Posted August 7, 2009
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  • Letter: “Bridge” budget needed to get by

    Because the General Assembly remains at a tragic budget impasse, I propose (along with other members of the Senate Republican Caucus) that we adopt a temporary “bridge” budget to last one or more months, until those who...

    • Posted July 2, 2009
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  • County, township officials support Elburn’s wayside horn project

    Elburn will not have to dip as far into its coffers as expected for the $300,000 wayside horn project to reduce train whistles in town. The reason is that the village will obtain partial funding from Blackberry...

    • Posted March 20, 2009
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  • Senator to address environmental, energy issues

    Sen. Chris Lauzen will address environmental and energy issues at the Batavia Public Library Monday, March 9, at 7 p.m. The public is invited.

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Tune in for a cause, good time

    Hundreds of entertainers, politicians, volunteers and community supporters will be on hand for the Association for Individual Development's 10th annual telethon, held Saturday, Feb. 28, at Waubonsee Community College in Sugar Grove.

    • Posted February 27, 2009
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  • Sen. Lauzen: ‘It was profoundly sad’

    Illinois State Senator Chris Lauzen (25th District) said on Monday that the state can resume the necessary business that was held up by former Gov. Rod Blagojevich's uncertain situation following his arrest and impeachment trial.

    • Posted February 6, 2009
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