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Thursday, June 15, 2017
Severin on Governor’s Special Session Proclamation

Marion…. Today Governor Rauner issued a special session proclamation, ordering the Illinois General Assembly to return to Springfield to work on the budget impasse. State Representative Dave Severin (R-Benton) issued the following statement on the Governor’s decision….


Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Severin: Rend Lake Resort Seeking New Operator

Benton…. On Wednesday Representative Dave Severin (R-Benton) released the following statement on the announcement that Rend Lake Resort is seeking a new operator. “It is very exciting to hear that…


Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Severin & Fowler Host Senior Fair at the Hub

Friday, June 9, 2017
Severin Meets with Law Enforcement and First Responders

West Frankfort….Wednesday, State Representative Dave Severin (R-Benton) met with his Law Enforcement and First Responders Advisory Committee in West Frankfort. This was the first meeting for the committee, which is…


Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Severin Holds First Satellite Office Hours at West Frankfort Public Library

West Frankfort…. On Wednesday Representative Dave Severin (R-Benton) held his first Satellite office hours at the West Frankfort Public Library. As a token of his appreciation, Rep. Severin presented Library Director…


Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Weekly Review June 6th

Friday, June 2, 2017
Representative Severin Announces Traveling Office Hours

This summer State Representative Dave Severin (R-Benton) will be holding a series of traveling office hours throughout the 117th District. The first traveling office hours will be held on June…


Friday, June 2, 2017
Severin Opposes Bail Out for Chicago Public Schools

Springfield…. With session coming to an end on Wednesday, House Democrats rushed a vote on a new school funding formula, Senate Bill 1, which Representative Dave Severin (R-Benton) opposed. Severin says the bill would provide Chicago…


Thursday, June 1, 2017
Severin: May Session Ends With No Budget

Springfield…. State Rep. Dave Severin (R-Benton) today released following statement after the General Assembly failed to pass a balanced budget by the May 31st deadline:  “I went into this week hoping we could achieve a…


Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Helping Paws Passes the Senate

Springfield…. Today House Bill 2897, introduced by Rep. Dave Severin (R-Benton), passed the Senate by a unanimous vote. The bill aims to make sure that veterans suffering from PTSD or depression…