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Friday, July 24, 2020
Rep. Welter, Coroner Callahan and Morris Police to host drive-through Prescription Rx Drop Off on August 4

State Representative David Allen Welter (R-Morris) and Grundy County Coroner John W. Callahan are hosting a free, drive-through prescription drug drop off event with the Morris Police Department on Tuesday,…


Monday, July 20, 2020
Rep. Welter, Rep. Wheeler call for investigation on cost to ratepayers of ComEd bribery scandal

State Representatives David Allen Welter (R-Morris) and Keith Wheeler (R-Oswego) are calling for a joint hearing of the House Public Utilities and Energy & Environment Committees to investigate the lobbying…


Friday, July 17, 2020
Rep. Welter calls on Speaker Madigan to resign amid ComEd bribery scandal

State Representative David Allen Welter, R-Morris, issued the following statement after the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Illinois filed bribery charges in federal court against ComEd on…


Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Grundy/Kendall Counties placed in new region in Restore Illinois plan

State Representative David Allen Welter, R-Morris, issued the following statement today after Governor JB Pritzker announced actions to combat the resurgence of COVID-19 in Illinois, including the creation of new…


Friday, July 10, 2020
Rep. Welter’s 2020 Legislative Review

The first half of 2020 is in the books. While this year’s spring legislative session was cut short by COVID-19, key action was taken on a wide range of issues…


Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Rep. Welter presents flags to Eagle Scout candidate for First Responder Memorial project in Oswego

Today, I had the honor of meeting Logan Goodbred. Logan is currently working on his Eagle Scout project and is building a First Responder memorial between the Oswego Fire Station…


Monday, June 15, 2020
Online preregistration for driver’s license and renewals now available

Illinois residents who are new drivers or have expired driver’s licenses or ID cards  can now preregister online to apply/renew their driver’s licenses and ID cards. This is in an effort to…


Saturday, May 23, 2020
Rep. Welter statement on FY21 State Budget

State Representative David Allen Welter, R-Morris, issued the following statement today after the General Assembly voted to approve a state budget for FY 2021: “Mike Madigan’s FY21 budget spends roughly…


Monday, May 18, 2020
Rep. Welter statement on Pritzker emergency rules criminalizing non-compliance with executive orders

State Representative David Allen Welter, R-Morris, issued the following statement today following news that Governor JB Pritzker filed new emergency rules that would make criminals of certain businesses who the…


Wednesday, May 13, 2020
Rep. Welter statement on House of Representatives set to resume session May 20

“I am eager to get back down to Springfield now that session is scheduled to resume on Wednesday, May 20. I have been calling on the Governor and the Speaker…