Category: News From Springfield

For Pro-Women Companies
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For Pro-Women Companies

Making Sure our Tax Dollars go towards Pro-Women Companies – HB 3539 Unfortunately, even today, women make roughly 79 cents on the dollar for every dollar a man makes. Employers should not let that wage gap persist, especially the large corporations that make billions in profits every year. That is why I voted for legislation...

April 30, 2017July 18, 2017by
Keeping Jobs in Illinois
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Keeping Jobs in Illinois

Tax Breaks for Companies that Keep Jobs in the State – HB 3538 Our tax dollars should go towards creating jobs here at home, not padding the profits of big foreign corporations. That is why I voted for House Bill 3538, which would end tax breaks and other taxpayer-funded deals for companies that ship local...

April 29, 2017July 18, 2017by
Putting Working Families Ahead of Insurance Companies
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Putting Working Families Ahead of Insurance Companies

Putting Working Families Ahead of Insurance Companies I’m fed up with politicians putting corporate profits ahead of the needs of our families. That’s why I’m fighting for strong state-level protections that stop massive insurance companies from gouging middle-class families and to ensure no one can be denied care because of their medical history, regardless of...

April 24, 2017July 18, 2017by
Buy Made in Illinois
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Buy Made in Illinois

Buy Made in Illinois and Made in America – HB 137/HB 138 Recently, I supported two measures that would invest in Illinois jobs. House Bills 137 and 138 direct the Illinois state government to buy more goods manufactured in Illinois. When we buy goods manufactured close to home, not only are we buying higher-quality products,...

April 23, 2017July 18, 2017by
Letter from State Representative Luis Arroyo
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Letter from State Representative Luis Arroyo

Dear Third District Neighbor, As your State Representative, I am proud and honored to be your voice in the General Assembly.  I will continue working to be an open and accessible lawmaker.  Please read over this legislative update to find out what I have been working on in the district and at the Capitol in...

April 13, 2017July 18, 2017by
Working on our kids future
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Working on our kids future

Representative Arroyo met with several Labor Union members to discuss developing apprenticeship programs at Prosser Career Academy to help kids get into a trade.

April 10, 2017June 27, 2017by