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Friday, June 14th, 2019
Investing in Illinois’ Transportation Needs

By Joe Sosnowski State Representative, 69th District Illinois stands at the center of the nation’s transportation system. Our roads, rails, airports and rivers carry more commerce than any other state….

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

State Representative Joe Sosnowski, R-Rockford, issued the following statement following the passage of legislation placing a constitutional amendment referendum to enact a graduated tax on the November 2020 General Election…

Wednesday, February 27th, 2019
Sosnowski Signs on to Oppose Income Tax Hike on Illinois Families

State Representative Joe Sosnowski, R-Rockford, has signed on to co-sponsor House Resolution 153 today, legislation stating opposition to any measure that would allow for the creation of a graduated income…

Wednesday, February 20th, 2019
Rep. Sosnowski on Illinois Exodus, Taxes, Budget
Wednesday, February 20th, 2019
Sosnowski Statement on the Governor’s Budget Address

State Representative Joe Sosnowski, R-Rockford, issued the following statement today in response to Governor JB Pritzker’s Budget Address to a joint session of the Illinois General Assembly: “With Illinois facing…

Thursday, February 14th, 2019
Sosnowski Statement on House Passage of Minimum Wage Increase

State Representative Joe Sosnowski, R-Rockford, issued the following statement today following final passage of legislation to raise Illinois’ minimum wage to $15 per hour by January 1, 2025:   “This…

Monday, February 4th, 2019
Sosnowski Appointed Spokesperson of Revenue & Finance Committee

State Representative Joe Sosnowski, R-Rockford, has been appointed Republican Spokesperson on the Revenue & Finance Committee for the 2019-2021 legislative term, a role that positions him to play a leading…

Tuesday, January 29th, 2019
Status Quo in Springfield: House Votes to Adopt Madigan’s Rules

State Representative Joe Sosnowski, R-Rockford, made the following the statement today after the Illinois House of Representatives voted to adopt HR 59, Speaker Madigan’s iron-fisted rules governing the legislative process…

Friday, January 18th, 2019
Rep. Sosnowski Signs on to Co-Sponsor New “Fair Maps” Amendment

State Representative Joe Sosnowski, R-Rockford, has signed as co-sponsor of an amendment to the Illinois Constitution filed in the House of Representatives on Thursday that would take the decennial process…

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019
Katie Kelly Joins Rep. Joe Sosnowski’s Staff as Legislative Aide

ROCKFORD –State Representative Joe Sosnowski, R-Rockford, has announced that Kathleen “Katie” Kelly of Roscoe has joined his staff as Legislative Aide for the 69th District effective January 14. Kelly manages…