News

Thursday, September 9, 2021
Caulkins Opposes Largest Rate Hike in Illinois History

Friday, August 20, 2021
Caulkins Statement on Upcoming Redistricting Special Session

Friday, the Democratic leaders of the Senate and House issued a Joint Proclamation (2021-143) calling the General Assembly in to a Special Session on August 31st. The purpose of the…


Tuesday, August 17, 2021
Caulkins Statement on Redistricting Boundaries

Last week, the Census Bureau released the 2020 raw data compiled for Illinois. During the past weekend, the Republican members of the General Assembly were able to perform an analysis…


Friday, August 6, 2021
District Update 8-6-21

Spotlight Click here to watch my interview on WMAY demanding a response from the Attorney General regarding the 36 veterans who died unnecessarily in LaSalle. You can read more about the situation here….


Monday, August 2, 2021
District Update 8-2-21

Exelon Announces Plant Closures This past week, Exelon announced the closure of two nuclear plants in Illinois. This comes after Governor JB Pritzker pushed a massive Green Energy bill that…


Monday, August 2, 2021
Caulkins Seeks Answers from IDPH Concerning COVID-19 Variants

State Representative Dan Caulkins (R-Decatur) is asking for more transparency from the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) concerning their method to determine COVID-19 variants. “Since the first covid case…


Thursday, July 29, 2021
Rep. Caulkins On Planned Exelon Plant Closures

Yesterday, Exelon announced the closure of two nuclear plants in Illinois. This comes after Governor JB Pritzker pushed a massive Green Energy bill that was laden with bailouts and unrealistic…


Monday, July 12, 2021
Legislative Update: Town Hall Meeting, School Masks, Drivers’ License Renewal

As your State Representative, I want to keep you informed on current events and important news in the State of Illinois throughout the year. I hope you find the following…


Monday, July 12, 2021
Caulkins to Governor Pritzker, Let School Districts Decide on Mask Requirement, not the State

State Representative Dan Caulkins (R-Decatur) sent a letter to Governor J.B. Pritzker today concerning whether or not the State of Illinois will require children to wear a mask while in…


Monday, July 12, 2021
Town Hall Meeting July 20 in Mt. Zion

Join Rep. Caulkins and Rep. Halbrook at their Town Hall Meeting to learn more about legislation pending in the Illinois General Assembly and important issues concerning the state budget, FOID,…