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Wednesday, February 10, 2021
Illinois must break from the past with new House Rules

We must move on from the ways of the past to give Illinoisans the honest, transparent state government they deserve. The process has to change and it starts with the…


Tuesday, January 19, 2021
Haas Continues Valentines for Vets Program

State Representative Jackie Haas (R-Kankakee) is continuing the “Valentines for Veterans” program started by Representative Lindsay Parkhurst. Representative Haas invites students and other interested citizens to make handmade valentine greetings…


Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Rep. Haas Statement on Sweeping Police Reform

Wednesday morning, the Illinois House voted 60-50 to pass a sweeping police reform measure. Below is a statement from State Representative Jackie Haas (R-Kankakee): “After months without the General Assembly…


Thursday, January 7, 2021
Rep. Haas Wants to Hear from You!

State Representative Jackie Haas (R – Kankakee) invites constituents to participate in a roundtable forum before the General Assembly convenes in the Spring Session. “As a new representative, it is…


Wednesday, January 6, 2021
Rep. Haas Joins House GOP to Call on Pritzker to Stand by Fair Maps Pledge

State Representatives Tim Butler (R-Springfield), Ryan Spain (R-Peoria) and Jackie Hass (R-Kankakee) held a press conference this afternoon to propose legislation creating an Independent Redistricting Commission and called for action…


Monday, December 7, 2020
Jackie Haas Sworn in as 79th District State Representative

Helen Wheeler Center CEO Jackie Haas was sworn in Tuesday as the new 79th District State Representative. Haas is succeeding former Representative Parkhurst, who was sworn in as Circuit Judge…