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Friday, December 18, 2020
Perspective on COVID-19 in Illinois

We can all agree that every human life is precious and any loss of life is tragic and should be mourned. We know that advances in medicine have prolonged lifespans…


Wednesday, December 16, 2020
69th District Photo Challenge Winners Announced

Winners have been announced for the 7th Annual 69th District Photo Challenge Contest sponsored by State Representative Joe Sosnowski, R-Rockford. The contest is offered each year to give Stateline area…


Tuesday, December 15, 2020
Diaper Drive collects 2,615 diapers to benefit Boone County families in need

State Representative Joe Sosnowski partnered with Empower Boone to sponsor a very successful Holiday Diaper Drive that concluded last week. We reached out to our community, asked for your support…


Friday, December 11, 2020
Petition: Reject Madigan’s Tax Increase

Last month, voters resoundingly rejected Governor JB Pritzker’s referendum for a massive Democratic tax increase. Just a little over 30 days later, Mike Madigan ignored the will of the voters by promising House Democrats…


Thursday, December 10, 2020
Illinois COVID-19 outbreak data shows no reason to close any business; Rep. Sosnowski calls on IDPH to improve public disclosure; loosen restrictions on restaurants, retailers, houses of worship & others

Data from the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) shows that nearly 70% of all COVID-19 outbreaks in Illinois since the beginning of the pandemic have occurred within long-term care/skilled…


Thursday, November 19, 2020
Rep. Sosnowski statement on indictment of four close Madigan associates in ComEd bribery scheme

State Representative Joe Sosnowski (R-Rockford) issued the following statement today following the federal indictment on Wednesday of four close associates of Speaker Michael J. Madigan on charges of bribery conspiracy,…


Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Rep. Sosnowski statement on Tier 3 mitigations imposed statewide effective November 20

State Representative Joe Sosnowski (R-Rockford) issued the following statement today following Tuesday’s announcement by Governor JB Pritzker that the State of Illinois will be placed under Tier 3 COVID-19 mitigation…


Monday, November 16, 2020
Rep. Sosnowski, Empower Boone launch Holiday Diaper Drive

State Representative Joe Sosnowski (R-Rockford) and Empower Boone are teaming up for a two-week Holiday Diaper Drive beginning Monday, November 16 to help local families keep infants in need clean,…


Thursday, November 12, 2020
Rep. Sosnowski responds to cancellation of Fall Veto Session

Speaker of the House Mike Madigan has announced that the Fall Veto Session is canceled due to concerns over COVID-19 and proximity to the upcoming holidays. In response to the…


Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Boone County EMA receives vehicle donation from Enbridge

State Rep. Joe Sosnowski joined State Sen. Dave Syverson and representatives from Enbridge Energy in Belvidere on Tuesday as they donated a vehicle to the Boone County Emergency Management Agency…