Monday, December 31st, 2018
New Laws for 2019

Immediately upon ringing in the New Year, 253 new laws will become effective in 2019 that have wide-ranging impact. Here are few of those laws families should know about:   Children under…

Monday, December 17th, 2018
Illinois Motor Fuel Tax: Know the Facts

Illinois’ motor fuel tax on gasoline is 19 cents per gallon and hasn’t been raised since 1990. All revenue from the tax goes to the Motor Fuel Tax Fund. In…

Tuesday, December 11th, 2018
69th District Photo Challenge Winners Announced

Winners have been announced for the 5thAnnual 69th District Photo Challenge Contest sponsored by State Representative Joe Sosnowski, R-Rockford. The contest is offered each year to give Stateline area residents…

Wednesday, December 5th, 2018
Rep. Sosnowski Talks State Government with 3rd Grade Students

Today I had the opportunity to stop by and talk with Rockford Christian third graders on how government works in Illinois. Had some great questions and enjoyed speaking with all…

Monday, December 3rd, 2018
Will Illinois Follow Arizona’s Lead on Pension Reform?

By Joe SosnowskiState Representative, 69th District   Illinois is facing a mammoth pension crisis. The credit rating agency Moody’s Investors Service released a report showing that Illinois’ unfunded pension liability…