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Thursday, June 13, 2024
Rep. Haas Honors Connect Roasters for June Local Business Spotlight

KANKAKEE – For her June 2024 local business spotlight, State Representative Jackie Haas (R-Kankakee) recognizes Connect Roasters in Bourbonnais. Rep. Haas spent time touring the business and presented the owner…


Friday, June 7, 2024
Rep. Haas Condemns Abuse at Shapiro Developmental Center

KANKAKEE – Following the indictments of four employees involved in the alleged battery of a patient at Shapiro Developmental Center in Kankakee, State Representative Jackie Haas (R-Kankakee) released the following…


Friday, June 7, 2024
Rep. Haas Launches Summer Reading Program

KANKAKEE – State Representative Jackie Haas (R-Kankakee) is launching her fourth annual summer reading program! Beginning today, students from Kindergarten to 5th grade can participate by reading ten or more…


Friday, May 31, 2024
Rep. Haas Hosts Blood Drive

KANKAKEE – State Representative Jackie Haas is hosting a blood drive on Friday, June 7th from 11 AM to 4 PM at the Bourbonnais Municipal Center, located at 700 Main…


Wednesday, May 29, 2024
Rep. Haas Hosts Shred Event

KANKAKEE – State Representative Jackie Haas (R-Kankakee) is hosting a free shred event this Saturday, June 1st from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM at the Village of Monee, located at…


Wednesday, May 29, 2024
Rep. Haas Reacts to FY25 Budget Passage

SPRINGFIELD – Following the passage of the FY25 budget, State Representative Jackie Haas (R-Kankakee) released the following statement.  “The FY25 budget is yet another unbalanced, highly partisan budget that does…


Saturday, May 25, 2024
Rep. Haas Celebrates OSFM Grants in District 79

KANKAKEE – Following the announcement of the 2024 Office of the State Fire Marshal (OSFM) Small Equipment Grant Program recipients, State Representative Jackie Haas (R-Kankakee) released the following statement.  “I…


Friday, May 24, 2024
Rep. Haas Passes Bill to Allow Coverage on Mobile Integrated Health Care Services

SPRINGFIELD – Earlier this week, State Representative Jackie Haas (R-Kankakee) passed Senate Bill 3599 through the House with a unanimous vote of 114-0. In response to the passage, Rep. Haas…


Monday, May 6, 2024
Rep. Haas Honors Hoppy Pig for May Local Business Spotlight

KANKAKEE – For her May 2024 local business spotlight, State Representative Jackie Haas (R-Kankakee) recognizes Hoppy Pig in Bradley. Rep. Haas spent time touring the business and presented the owners…


Friday, May 3, 2024
Rep. Haas Calls Out Sneaky Tactics in Senate Bill 2412

SPRINGFIELD – Following the passage of House Floor Amendment 2 to Senate Bill 2412 through the House, State Representative Jackie Haas (R-Kankakee) released the following statement. “I am deeply disappointed…