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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

Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Welter, Rezin seek meeting with Exelon, will advocate for workers at Dresden, Braidwood stations

State Senator Sue Rezin, R-Morris, and State Representative David Allen Welter, R-Morris, have sent a letter to Exelon Corporation requesting a meeting to discuss the company’s statement in a filing…


Monday, February 4, 2019
Rep. Welter appointed Spokesperson on House Energy & Environment Committee

Serving three nuclear power plants and a natural gas facility in the most energy-oriented legislative district in Illinois, State Representative David Allen Welter, R-Morris, has been appointed Republican Spokesperson on…


Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Rep. Welter to focus on quality of life issues, economic opportunity for families students as he begins new term

State Representative David Allen Welter, R-Morris, was sworn in for his second full term on Wednesday, joining all 118 members of the Illinois House of Representatives for the inauguration of…


Friday, December 28, 2018
New Laws for 2019

Immediately upon ringing in the New Year, 253 new laws will become effective in 2019 that have wide raging impact. Here are few of those laws families should know about: Children under…


Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Rep. Welter congratulates Newark Lady Norsemen on state volleyball championship

Congratulations to the Newark High School Girls Volleyball Class 1A state championship team! I had the privilege of presenting the team with an official House Resolution honoring their achievement. Go…


Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Rep. Welter responds to breakdown in civility, calls for greater accountability