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Monday, March 9, 2020
Governor’s new immigration policy puts Illinois families at risk

By John M. Cabello, R-Machesney Park State Representative, 68th District The recent decision by Governor Pritzker’s administration and the Illinois Department of Corrections to no longer cooperate with federal immigration…


Monday, February 24, 2020
Sign the Petition! Urge Governor Pritzker to not hold school funding hostage to his tax hike

In his annual budget address this year, Governor J.B. Pritzker proposed withholding $150 million of state funds for local K-12 schools unless voters approve his income tax hike in the November elections….


Thursday, February 20, 2020
Rep. Cabello Selected to Serve on Qualifications Challenge Committee

State Representative John M. Cabello, R-Machesney Park, has been chosen to serve on a state panel that will review and hear challenges to the recent appointment of Eva-Dina Delgado to…


Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Rep. Cabello responds to Governor’s Budget Address

State Representative John M. Cabello, R-Machesney Park, issued the following statement today in response to Governor JB Pritzker’s Budget Address delivered to a joint session of the General Assembly: “If…


Wednesday, January 29, 2020
Rep. Cabello reaction to State of the State

State Representative John M. Cabello, R-Machesney Park, issued the following statement today in response to Governor JB Pritzker’s State of the State address delivered to a joint session of the…


Tuesday, January 14, 2020
In the News: Cabello files bill to repeal FOID Card Act

State Rep. John Cabello has filed House Bill 4067 to repeal Illinois’ FOID Act. “For me it’s seems like it’s just another road block for law abiding citizens,” said Cabello….


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…