SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois House Republican caucus recently revealed their new comprehensive platform called Reimagine Illinois. It is a four-point plan to end corruption, restore responsible fiscal leadership, grow jobs as well as opportunities, and ensure public safety in the state. State Representatives Paul Jacobs, Blaine Wilhour, Patrick Windhorst and Dave Severin held a virtual town hall meeting Wednesday to discuss their agenda.
Rep. Jacobs (R-Pomona) says it is imperative that the state grow jobs and opportunities for families. He also stated that encouraging investment across the state in extremely important.
Rep. Severin (R-Benton) says people across Southern Illinois tell him that we need a reason for people to stay in Illinois and not leave.
Rep. Windhorst (R-Metropolis) says that responsible fiscal leadership needs to be shown in the budget making process.
A petition for residents has been made to gather support for these plans.