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Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Rep. Cabello secures $900K for Rock Cut State Park

Rock Cut State Park is slated to receive $900,000 in state funding for a variety of critical infrastructure improvements from a grant secured by State Rep. John M. Cabello (R-Machesney…


Sunday, January 10, 2021
Sign the Petition: Support our Police

The General Assembly is considering a sweeping police and criminal justice reform bill that will severely hamper the ability of police to do their jobs and make our communities less…


Thursday, September 17, 2020
Rep. Cabello named “Friend of Agriculture” by Winnebago-Boone Farm Bureau

State Representative John M. Cabello (R-Machesney Park) was presented the Friend of Agriculture Award by the Winnebago-Boone Farm Bureau® this week. The Friend of Agriculture Award honors State and Federal…


Wednesday, August 26, 2020
Secretary of State Announces One-Year Extension of Driver’s License Expiration Dates for Seniors Age 75 and Older

New expiration date will be one year from current 2020 expiration date Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White announced that the expiration date for valid driver’s licenses held by Illinois…


Tuesday, August 18, 2020
Rep. Cabello highlights specific reform legislation to address the culture of corruption in Springfield

State Reps. Blaine Wilhour, Darren Bailey, Brad Halbrook, and John Cabello (pictured above) call for immediate action on ethics reform proposals In the wake of the ComEd scandal that has…


Friday, July 24, 2020
House GOP Demands Governor Take Action to Fix Systemic Failures and Rampant Fraud at Illinois Department of Employment Security

Illinois House Republican members and Congressman Rodney Davis held a video press conference on Friday, July 24 to address systemic failures and rampant fraud at the Illinois Department of Employment…


Thursday, July 16, 2020
State Rep. Cabello attends White House event on Regulatory Reform

State Representative John M. Cabello (R-Machesney Park) participated in an event at the White House today touting a Governors’ initiative on reducing regulation. The initiative is bipartisan and seeks to…


Friday, July 10, 2020
Rep. Cabello’s 2020 Legislative Review

The first half of 2020 is in the books. While this year’s spring legislative session was cut short by COVID-19, several developments took place on a wide range of issues…


Friday, July 3, 2020
WIFR: Local lawmakers explore how downstate COVID-19 executive order ruling could impact Rockford region

By Elaine Rojas-Castillo | WIFR News After a downstate judge rules Governor J.B. Pritzker is overstepping his authority when it comes to COVID-19 executive orders, local lawmakers discuss what this…


Saturday, May 23, 2020
Rep. Cabello statement on FY21 State Budget

State Representative John M. Cabello, R-Machesney Park, issued the following statement today after the General Assembly voted to approve a state budget for FY 2021: “This budget is garbage. Do…