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Monday, November 16, 2020
Caulkins among state House members calling for IDES hearings to be made public

Growing criticism of the Illinois Department of Employment Security’s (IDES) failures during the COVID-19 economic crisis has some lawmakers calling for public hearings. State Rep. Dan Caulkins (R-Decatur) and his…


Thursday, October 29, 2020
When it comes to #insulin affordability, knowledge is power!

To people living with #diabetes, we know access to affordable #insulin matters. That’s why I’m sharing valuable resources from @LillyDiabetes through its Insulin Affordability: Learn. Act. Share. initiative. Learn more…


Thursday, September 17, 2020
Caulkins Earns a 94% Pro-Manufacturing Rating from the IL Manufacturers’ Association

Thursday, September 17, 2020
Caulkins calls for more public input on failure of IDES unemployment system

State Representatives Tom Bennett (R-Gibson City), Dan Caulkins (R-Decatur) and Mike Murphy (R-Springfield) today called for public hearings and more public input regarding the multiple failures of the Illinois Department…


Thursday, September 3, 2020
Caulkins Supports Creation of Special Investigating Committee

State Representative Dan Caulkins (R-Decatur) supports the petition which created the Special Investigating Committee to consider whether or not the House of Representatives should take disciplinary action against Illinois House…


Thursday, August 13, 2020
Caulkins Calls for Special Session to Fight Corruption

State Representative Dan Caulkins (R-Decatur) is calling for an immediate special session to fight corruption in state government. Caulkins has been calling for a special session since December 2019 and…


Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Governor Pritzker’s Emergency Rule to Fine Businesses Not Complying with Mask Requirement Approved by JCAR

The Joint Committee on Administrative Rules (JCAR) approved Governor JB Pritzker’s emergency rules to warn, then fine businesses that do not require employees or customers to wear face masks. According…


Friday, August 7, 2020
Caulkins Statement on Governor Pritzker’s Emergency Rule to Fine Businesses

State Representative Dan Caulkins (R-Decatur) released the following statement after Governor Pritzker filed emergency rules through the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) on Friday that will fine businesses which…


Friday, August 7, 2020
Caulkins Donates Portion of Salary to Weldon Springs Foundation

State Representative Dan Caulkins (R-Decatur). Caulkins donated $5,000 to the Weldon Springs Foundation selected by Outreach 101. The contributions are funded by Caulkins’ commitment to donate his lawmaker salary to…


Friday, July 31, 2020
Caulkins Calls on Madigan to Resign as House Speaker Following Allegations of Corruption

State Representative Dan Caulkins (R-Decatur) joined his House colleagues in calling for a vote to remove Mike Madigan as Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives.Two weeks ago ComEd agreed…