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Wednesday, March 2, 2022
Rep. Welter statement on indictment of Speaker Madigan

State Representative David Allen Welter, R-Morris, issued the following statement after the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Illinois announced an indictment of former House Speaker Michael J….


Wednesday, February 16, 2022
Rep. Welter joins local police & fire agencies urging IDOT to fund emergency access ramp to I-80 from Ashton Road

State Rep. David Welter (R-Morris) has sent a letter to the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) urging the Department to allocate funding to construct an emergency access entrance connecting Ashton…


Wednesday, February 2, 2022
Rep. Welter statement on Governor’s State of the State/Budget Address

Illinois House Republican Conference Chair Rep. David Welter (R-Morris) issued the following statement in response to Governor JB Pritzker’s Budget Address delivered at the Old State Capitol today: “It wasn’t…


Wednesday, December 22, 2021
Rep. Welter: New laws effective in the New Year

When the new year arrives on January 1 it will bring with it nearly 300 new laws in Illinois – everything from addressing confidentiality for victims of human trafficking to lowering fees…


Tuesday, December 21, 2021
Rep. Welter delivers diaper donations to We Care of Grundy County, Kendall County Community Food Pantry

State Rep. David Welter dropped off diapers at the Kendall County Community Food Pantry and We Care of Grundy County on Tuesday, all from generous donations made by local residents…


Monday, December 6, 2021
Rep. Welter rings bell for Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Campaign at Morris Walmart

Another year ringing the bell! Thank you to everyone that donated tonight. It was a little cold but it’s always nice to be out in our community and greet my…


Monday, November 1, 2021
Rep. Welter to host open house at Morris office Nov. 9

State Representative David Welter, R – Morris, is hosting an Open House at his Morris District Office – 1715 N. Division Street, Suite E. The event will be on Tuesday,…


Wednesday, October 27, 2021
Rep. Welter defends conscience rights in health care decisions

State Rep. David Welter (R-Morris) speaks during debate on SB 1169, legislation to remove protections afforded to Illinois citizens under the Illinois Health Care Right of Conscience Act. Click the…


Friday, October 22, 2021
Rep. Welter’s Office to hold Traveling Office Hours in Plano

Local residents with questions or concerns on state issues, seeking assistance from a state agency, or interested in sharing ideas for new legislation are invited to attend Traveling Office Hours…


Tuesday, October 12, 2021
Rep. Welter to host prescription drug drop offs on Oct. 23

State Representative David Welter is hosting two free Prescription Drug collection events on Saturday, October 23: KENDALL COUNTY: Rep. Welter’s Prescription Drug Drop Off collection with Kendall County Coroner Jacquie…