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Friday, May 31, 2019
Rep. Welter on recreational cannabis

State Representative David Allen Welter, R-Morris, issued the following statement on the passage of House Bill 1438, an initiative to legalize recreational cannabis in the State of Illinois for adults…


Monday, May 27, 2019
Rep. Welter statement on passage of Graduated Tax amendment

State Representative David Allen Welter, R-Morris, issued the following statement following the passage of legislation placing a constitutional amendment referendum to enact a graduated tax on the November 2020 General…


Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Welter sponsors new amendment to raise the bar for future income tax hikes

State Representative David Allen Welter, R-Morris, has signed on to co-sponsor new legislation filed today that would require the approval of a supermajority of lawmakers to levy any future income…


Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Rep. Welter implores Illinois to do a better job of protecting children

Thursday, April 4, 2019
Welter bill to include speech as option for high school students passes House of Representatives

Bipartisan legislation to give high school students the option to complete one year of speech in order to fulfill a prerequisite for graduation received unanimous approval by the Illinois House…


Friday, March 29, 2019
Welter volunteers at Grundy County 4-H service project

Representative David Allen Welter, R-Morris, enjoyed volunteering at the Grundy County 4-H service project on Friday. The team made dog and cat toys and blankets to benefit Grundy County Animal…


Wednesday, March 27, 2019
House approves Welter bill to improve care for youth in DCFS facilities

The Illinois House of Representatives has unanimously approved bipartisan legislation sponsored by State Representative David Allen Welter, R-Morris, to give youth living in facilities managed by the Department of Children…


Monday, March 11, 2019
Welter files legislation to help Coal City with ’15 tornado recovery

State Representative David Allen Welter, R-Morris, has filed House Bill 3797, legislation to provide $2.6 million to the Village of Coal City for debt incurred for its cleanup and recovery…


Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Welter Signs on to Oppose Income Tax Hike on Illinois Families

State Representative David Allen Welter, R-Morris, has signed on to co-sponsor House Resolution 153 today, legislation stating opposition to any measure that would allow for the creation of a graduated…


Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Rep. Welter Calls For Honest Dialogue on Illinois Taxes, Pensions