Friday, July 28, 2023
Rep. Swanson’s July 28 Capitol News Update

Inside: Supreme Court upholds end of cash bail Corn growers warn about proposed federal EPA rule Legislation helps human trafficking victims More news Supreme Court upholds SAFE-T Act’s elimination of…

Tuesday, July 25, 2023
Sign the petition to protect family farms

Make your voice heard! Family farms are the backbone of Illinois agriculture. Add your name to protect our heritage and the livelihoods of our farmers by protecting our family farms!…

Monday, July 24, 2023
Having a great time at the Rock Island and Warren County fairs!

Friday evening was an evening spent at the Rock Island County Fair. The 4-H livestock auction started at 6pm. Dan bought the Grand Champion Market Ewe. Pictured with Dan is…

Thursday, July 20, 2023
The Most Stolen Vehicles in Illinois

A report by the National Insurance Crime Bureau puts Illinois at the top of a dubious list. Illinois had the largest increase in vehicle thefts in any state in 2022,…

Monday, July 17, 2023
Around the district

On Saturday morning, we went to Blackhawk ABATE chapter’s membership drive at Grease Monkey’s in Colona. After that we went to Woodhull Fun Fest and then the AlWood 1961 class…

Friday, July 14, 2023
Rep. Swanson’s July 14 Capitol News Update

Inside: Swanson legislation signed into law Agricultural disaster declared in our area Storm cleanup continues County fair season in full swing Thank you for subscribing to my e-mail newsletter. You…

Thursday, July 13, 2023
Neighborhood pharmacy receiving nationwide recognition

The phone may ring more times than there are people in the town, but Alwood Pharmacy is leaving a nationwide mark in the pharmacy industry.  The neighborhood pharmacy has been…

Monday, July 10, 2023
At the Sherrard Fire Department fish fry

Thank you to the Sherrard Fire Department for another successful fish fry. The food was excellent!

Wednesday, July 5, 2023
New Illinois law expands police use of drones

A new law passed by the General Assembly this year expands the ability for local police to utilize drones for public safety. I spoke in favor of this legislation because…

Sunday, July 2, 2023
Thank you to our storm responders

The last couple of days I have met some wonderful community leaders, Ameren employees and Emergency service personnel. Starting Friday through Saturday my travels took me to Roseville, Macomb, Bardolph…