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Thursday, May 23, 2019
House acts to toughen penalties for violations of “Scott’s Law”

The Illinois House of Representatives voted Thursday to increase criminal penalties for motorists who violate “Scott’s Law”. State Representative John M. Cabello, R-Machesney Park, a Chief-Co-Sponsor of the legislation, reacted…


Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Rep. Cabello speaks out in defense of Second Amendment rights

State Rep. John M. Cabello, R-Machesney Park, spoke in opposition to Senate Bill 1966 during a House Judiciary-Criminal Committee hearing on Tuesday. Click the play button on the audio file…


Thursday, May 2, 2019
Rep. Cabello honors men and women of law enforcement

Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Cabello, Sosnowski to host Graduated Tax Town Hall on April 25

To register for the event, please click HERE. State Representatives John M. Cabello, R-Machesney Park, and Joe Sosnowski, R-Rockford, are partnering with Americans for Prosperity Illinois (AFP-IL) and Wirepoints to…


Thursday, April 11, 2019
House of Representatives Honors Life and Legacy of Deputy Jacob Keltner

The Illinois House of Representatives voted to adopt HR 186 on Thursday mourning the death of McHenry County Sheriff’s Deputy Jacob Keltner in the line of duty on March 7….


Friday, April 5, 2019
In the News: Rep. John Cabello pushing for jail time for Scott’s Law violators

WTVO reports that Rockford Representative John Cabello has put a bill forward with the Illinois legislature asking for tougher punishments, including serving jail time, for Scott’s Law violators. Click HERE…


Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Hearing scheduled Thursday for Cabello bill to increase criminal penalties for violations of “Scott’s Law”

State Representative John M. Cabello, R-Machesney Park, has filed legislation to toughen criminal penalties for motorists who violate “Scott’s Law” and jeopardize the lives of law enforcement and emergency response…


Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Veterans to receive 50% reduction in vehicle registration fee as Cabello bill passes House of Representatives

Legislation to benefit Illinois veterans sponsored by State Representative John M. Cabello, R-Machesney Park, won unanimous approval in the House of Representatives today, passing by a vote of 114-0. House…


Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Cabello anti-bullying hotline bill clears House committee

Legislation to give youth a safe resource to report incidents of bullying or hazing in school was approved today by the State Government Administration Committee, clearing the path for final…


Thursday, March 7, 2019
House Committee approves Cabello bills to cut vehicle registration fee for veterans by half, allow for online payment of minor traffic fines

Two bills introduced by State Representative John M. Cabello, R-Machesney Park, have been unanimously approved in committee, clearing the path for final passage by the full House of Representatives prior…