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Saturday, June 26, 2021
Phishing Schemes on the Rise as Federal Unemployment Programs Approach September Expiration

Fraudulent Texts, Emails, Social Media Messages Among Correspondence to Unsuspecting Victims The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) is urging Illinoisans to be on high alert for phishing schemes that…

Tuesday, June 1, 2021
Haas bill to bring natural gas to Pembroke Township one step closer to reality

Haas bill to bring natural gas to Pembroke Township one step closer to reality SPRINGFIELD, IL…Just after midnight, the Illinois House of Representatives concurred with the Senate amendment to House…

Thursday, May 27, 2021
Rep. Haas announces Summer Reading Club

Rep. Haas’ summer reading club encourages students to color their world with reading! Being a Summer Reader is a fun way to participate in the interesting and adventurous world of books….

Friday, May 21, 2021
Haas works to ensure stability of residential rental market

Haas works to ensure stability of residential rental market Springfield, IL…Yesterday, State Rep. Jackie Haas (R-Kankakee) delivered a letter to Gov. JB Pritzker in response to his recent announcement regarding…

Friday, May 14, 2021
Video: Rep. Haas and House Republican colleagues provide session update

Thursday, May 13, 2021
Opportunity to assist Small Businesses via expansion of Community Navigator program

The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) has issued a notice of funding opportunity (NOFO), making up to $10 million in additional grant funding available for community partners…

Wednesday, April 28, 2021
Rep. Haas to host FREE Employment Readiness Webinar on June 2

You can register for the Webinar here.

Friday, April 23, 2021
Rep. Haas statement in advance of tomorrow’s Redistricting Hearing

Kankakee, IL…State Rep. Jackie Haas (R-79) issued the following statement in advance of the House Redistricting Committee hearing re: Kankakee to be held tomorrow, Saturday, April 24: “I strongly encourage the…

Friday, April 23, 2021
Video: Rep. Haas shares important information to help address the opioid epidemic

Tomorrow, April 24, is #TakeBackDay and RALI Illinois is partnering with organizations across the state to encourage the safe disposal of old and/or unused medicines. Find a Take Back Day…

Thursday, April 22, 2021
Rep. Haas helps advance Term Limits for Legislative Leaders

Springfield, IL…The Illinois House has approved legislation that imposes term limits on legislative leaders so that no person may serve more than 10 consecutive years as Speaker of the House of…