Friday, September 22, 2023
Representative Dan Swanson’s September 22 Capitol News Update

Inside: Illinois becomes first state to eliminate cash bail Almost three years ago, in the closing minutes of session, legislation was rushed through the House and Senate to eliminate cash…

Wednesday, September 20, 2023
Honor Flight returns from DC

Honor Flight #58 Sponsored by HyVee. It is such a moving experience to see the Veterans, when they return from DC!

Monday, September 18, 2023
This is National Farm Safety and Health Week

Fall harvest time can be one of the busiest and most dangerous seasons of the year for the agriculture industry. For this reason, the third week of September has been…

Thursday, September 14, 2023
Henry County SWCD water shocking

On Wednesday the Henry County Soil and Water Conservation District conducted a water shocking at Al DeCrane’s pond near Galva. It was a very interesting operation. The boat operator would…

Tuesday, September 12, 2023
Sherrard dedicates Veterans memorial

I spoke at the dedication ceremony for the Sherrard Veterans Memorial over the weekend. It was a great ceremony and tribute to area veterans. All of the community showed up,…

Monday, September 11, 2023
Remembering September 11

Friday, September 8, 2023
Rep. Swanson’s September 8 Capitol News Update

Inside: Highway dedicated in honor of Deputy Nick Weist In a solemn ceremony attended by family, law enforcement and community members outside AlWood elementary school, a section of U.S. Highway…

Thursday, September 7, 2023
How an obscure Illinois estate tax can affect property owners | OurQuadCities

Illinois lawmakers are considering changing a lesser-known tax. The estate tax kicks in when an individual inherits more than $4 million. In the state, there are family farms that fall…

Monday, September 4, 2023
Happy Labor Day

Thursday, August 31, 2023
Illinois listed as vulnerable state for scams

Illinois ranks in the top ten of the most financially scammed states according to new data by the Federal Trade Commission. Remember: Never give your personal or financial information in…