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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…


Monday, May 11, 2020
Ten Priorities for Illinois’ Economic Recovery

As the COVID-19 Pandemic unfolded and the March Stay at Home was put into place, House Republican Leader Jim Durkin took the long view creating an internal Economic Recovery Working…


Thursday, May 7, 2020
Sign the Petition: Stand Up for Kendall County

On May 5, Governor Pritzker announced his plan for a gradual, phased-in re-opening of the Illinois economy on a regional basis. In doing so, the Governor has put Kendall County…


Thursday, May 7, 2020
Rep. Welter to host Blood Drive in Morris on May 28

State Representative David Allen Welter, R-Morris, will be hosting a blood drive in partnership with the Versiti Blood Center of Illinois from 2:00pm – 6:00pm on Thursday, May 28th at…


Wednesday, May 6, 2020
Sign the Petition: Stand Up for Grundy County

On May 5, Governor Pritzker announced his plan for a gradual, phased-in re-opening of the Illinois economy on a regional basis. In doing so, the Governor has put Grundy County…


Tuesday, April 21, 2020
Rep. Welter launches cloth mask collection and donation drive to help slow the spread of COVID-19

State Representative David Allen Welter, R-Morris, announced today that he is offering his District Office in Morris as a collection point for individuals throughout Grundy County and the surrounding area…