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Monday, December 2, 2019
Cabello appointed to First Responders Suicide Task Force

With the State of Illinois making a renewed effort to address the emotional health needs of police, fire and all emergency response personnel, State Representative John M. Cabello, R-Machesney Park,…


Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Cabello files bill to repeal gas tax hike during a recession

New legislation has been filed by State Representative John M. Cabello, R-Machesney Park, to protect working families and taxpayers during periods of high unemployment by repealing the motor fuel tax…


Friday, October 25, 2019
In the News: Law Enforcement Leaders Advocate For Expanding Illinois After-School Programs

By PETER MEDLIN | WNIJ News The organization Fight Crime: Invest in Kids released a report on Thursday on after-school programs. The report found that the hours immediately following school, between…


Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Rep. Cabello speaks at “9/11: Never Forget Tribute” in Rockton

State Rep. John M. Cabello, R-Machesney Park, spoke at the third annual “9/11: Never Forget Tribute” held at the American Legion Post #332 in Rockton on Wednesday. Rep. Cabello paid…


Tuesday, July 30, 2019
Governor signs legislative package backed by Cabello to strengthen Scott’s Law

Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker signed two pieces of legislation into law today to strengthen the awareness and enforcement of Scott’s Law, Illinois’ “move over” law. The law had drawn public…


Saturday, July 27, 2019
Korean War veterans honored in Loves Park on anniversary of armistice

State Rep. John M. Cabello, R-Machesney Park, joined Korean War veterans, their families and members of the community for a ceremony on Saturday recognizing the 66th anniversary of the armistice…


Thursday, July 4, 2019
Happy Independence Day

Wishing you and your family a safe and Happy 4th of July! John M. Cabello State Representative, 68th District


Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Rep. Cabello votes in defense of constitutional rights of law-abiding gun owners

State Representative John M. Cabello, R-Machesney Park, issued the following statement today after the Illinois House of Representatives voted to approve Senate Bill 1966, legislation to require mandatory fingerprinting of…


Monday, May 27, 2019
AUDIO: Rep. Cabello speaks out against tax hikes

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Monday, May 27, 2019
Rep. Cabello statement on passage of Graduated Tax amendment

State Representative John M. Cabello, R-Machesney Park, issued the following statement following the passage of legislation placing a constitutional amendment referendum to enact a graduated tax on the November 2020…