Wednesday, February 20th, 2019
Rep. Dan Swanson wary of Pritzker’s Progressive Tax Scheme

State Representative Dan Swanson issued the following statement following Governor Pritzker’s Budget Address on Wednesday. “I appreciate that the Governor described his perspective as “bold optimism”,” said Rep. Swanson.  “However,…

Thursday, February 14th, 2019
Swanson Votes No on Minimum Wage Increase

State Representative Dan Swanson (R-Alpha) issued the following statement following today’s vote to increase the minimum wage in Illinois to $15/hour by 2025: “I’m thinking of the small-business groups who…

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018
Rep. Swanson greets student athletes from the Illinois School for the Visually Impaired

Rep. Dan Swanson was honored to greet the Goalball teams from the Illinois School for the Visually Impaired in Jacksonville. The girls team took first and the boys took second…

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
Swanson Reaction to Governor’s Live Address: Catastrophic Results if Impasse Not Resolved

State Representative Dan Swanson issued the following statement following Governor Rauner’s Live Address on the eve of Special Session to resolve the budget impasse: “Illinois has reached to point of…

Monday, May 8th, 2017
Rep. Swanson Honors “Top Youth Volunteer” Maya Esparza

HOUSE RESOLUTION 182 HONORING MAYA ESPARZA OFFERED BY REPRESENTATIVE DANIEL SWANSON     WHEREAS, The members of the Illinois House of Representatives wish to congratulate Maya Esparza on the occasion…

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017
Swanson: “Growing the economy is the only real, long-term solution” for Illinois

State Representative Dan Swanson issued the following statement following Governor Rauner’s Budget Address today: “I was grateful to see the emphasis on Kewanee’s Correctional Life Skills Re-Entry Center during the…

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017
Swanson: “We must provide opportunities and not simply think we can tax away our problems”

State Representative Dan Swanson issued the following statement following Governor Rauner’s State of the State Address on Wednesday.   “It’s important to understand that we must provide opportunities and not…