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Friday, July 17, 2020
Swanson: At best, Madigan instilled a Culture of Corruption and should resign

State Representative Dan Swanson joined dozens of lawmakers on Friday in calling for House Speaker Michael Madigan to resign after he was implicated as Public Official A in a Deferred…


Monday, June 15, 2020
Swanson & Dozens of Colleagues Again Urge Governor to Re-Open Illinois

State Representative Dan Swanson joined nearly two dozen members of the House Republican caucus late last week in sending a letter to Governor JB Pritzker urging him to reconsider the…


Wednesday, June 10, 2020
Rep. Dan Swanson awarded FFA Honorary Degree

State Representative Dan Swanson (R-Alpha) was awarded the Illinois FFA’s Illinois Honorary State Farmer Degree during the virtual State FFA Convention this week.  This degree is the highest honor the…


Tuesday, June 2, 2020
Google Partners with IL Department of Veterans Affairs for free resume workshop for Veterans- Sign up by June 5

I am happy to share that Google and the Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs are partnering to launch virtual resume and career counseling workshops for veterans, led by Google volunteers! The virtual…


Friday, May 29, 2020
Rep. Swanson hosts Summer Reading Club encouraging students to Dig Deeper: Read, Investigate, Discover!

State Representative Dan Swanson announced the official launch of his Fourth Annual Summer Reading Club Program for 1st-5th grade students who live within the 74th Legislative District. Rep. Swanson’s theme…


Thursday, May 28, 2020
WRAM Interview: Memorial Day Service Honors Those Who Made the Ultimate Sacrifice

State Representative Dan Swanson, Monmouth American Legion Commander Martin Edwards and Co-Auxiliary President Cheri Stanton held a Memorial Day Service on AM 1330 WRAM/FM 94.1 Listen to their interview at:…


Wednesday, May 27, 2020
WRAM Radio Interview: Rep. Dan Swanson Breaks Down the Illinois Budget

Following a Memorial Day Service to remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice, State Representative Dan Swanson shared the details of the General Assembly’s whirlwind weekend and passing the budget…


Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Swanson Votes NO on State Budget built on Borrowing Billions; Opposes Legislator Pay Raises

State Representative Dan Swanson (74th District- Alpha) joined bipartisan opposition to the State Budget passed late in the night on Saturday evening at the makeshift Illinois House located at the…


Saturday, May 23, 2020
Video: Rep. Swanson says no guidance from IDPH on Phase 3 of Restore Illinois Plan

Friday, May 8, 2020
Sign the Petition: It’s time for the General Assembly to meet to provide Checks and Balances

Sign the Petition The global COVID-19 pandemic has posed an unprecedented challenge to the nation and our state.   As a co-equal branch of government, the General Assembly has the responsibility…