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Monday, October 14, 2019
Severin Says – October 14, 2019

Dear Friend, Last week was a busy one, but what a great time I had meeting with folks from Southern Illinois at a variety of events and on a variety…


Saturday, October 5, 2019
Severin Says October 5 2019

Dear Friend, Here’s what’s on tap in this week’s edition of “Severin Says”: Southern Illinois Legislators Named to House Firearms Public Awareness Task Force Rep. Severin Announces “Backpacks for Buddies”…


Friday, October 4, 2019
State Rep. Dave Severin Announces ‘Backpacks for Buddies’ Drive to Aid Children in Emergency Foster Care

Marion….State Representative Dave Severin has announced a three-month drive to collect ‘go’ bags for children facing emergency family situations and being placed in foster care. Rep. Severin is calling the…


Thursday, October 3, 2019
Rep. Severin: October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Marion…. State Rep. Dave Severin (R-Benton) is reminding constituents that October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. The month-long information and awareness campaign is a movement first began in 1981…


Thursday, October 3, 2019
State Rep. Terri Bryant and State Rep. Dave Severin Issue FAFSA Reminder, Tout Increased Funding for State Universities and MAP Grants

CARBONDALE….State Representative Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro) and State Representative Dave Severin (R-Benton) are reminding high school, college, and non-traditional students planning to attend college next school year that October 1, 2019,…


Monday, September 30, 2019
Severin Says September 30, 2019

Dear Friend, Last week I was as busy as ever, attending events, ribbon cuttings, and certificate presentations. It is my privilege to serve as 117th district State Representative. Here’s a…


Monday, September 30, 2019
Southern Illinois Legislators Named to Illinois House Firearms Awareness Task Force

Springfield….Three Republican members of Southern Illinois’ legislative delegation have been named to the Illinois House Firearm Public Awareness Task Force. The 24-member bipartisan task force is charged with producing an…


Monday, September 23, 2019
Severin Says September 23, 2019

Dear Friend, Last week was another busy one – I never run out of places to go and people to see in Southern Illinois. Let’s take a look at where…


Monday, September 23, 2019
Severin Honors Fallen Benton Soldier with House Resolution

Benton….On Friday September 13 at Huber Tabor field in Benton, the Benton Rangers football team, band, and cheerleaders joined the Benton Fire Department, Police Department, and first responders to honor…


Monday, September 16, 2019
Severin Says September 16 2019

Dear Friend, I want to take a moment to talk about the greatness of the people of Southern Illinois, their love of our country, and the outpouring of respect I…