Saturday, May 30th, 2015
VIDEO: Unes Blasts Unbalanced, Unconstitutional State Budget

Unfortunately, Speaker Madigan pushed through a self-admittedly, unbalanced state budget today. It spends billions of dollars more than is anticipated to be coming into state coffers. Unfortunately, this is nothing…

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015
TELL US WHAT YOU THINK – BUDGET FY16

Weigh in on key issues in Springfield today, click below  and voice your opinion!!!

Monday, May 18th, 2015
Unes Passes Measure to Protect Seniors from Abuse

Springfield, IL … State Representative Mike Unes (R-East Peoria) passed bipartisan legislation through the Illinois House last week to protect senior citizens and other adults from financial abuse and exploitation. …

Friday, May 15th, 2015
Rep. Unes Welcomes Sheriffs to Springfield

Rep. Mike Unes was proud to welcome Sheriff Bob Huston of Tazewell County and Sheriff Jeff Standard of Fulton County to Springfield this week.

Wednesday, May 13th, 2015
Salvation Army Visits Unes in Springfield

It’s always good to get an update from our local Salvation Army advocates on the great programs they administer. Thanks to the Pekin and Canton chapters for taking the time…

Thursday, May 7th, 2015
Video: Unes says Sham Budget Votes ‘Dysfunctional Government at its Worst!’

Unfortunately, the games continued in Springfield yesterday.  Speaker Madigan’s Supermajority called Budget Votes on the House Floor after filing a budget only hours earlier.  No one from the public, human…

Thursday, May 7th, 2015
VIDEO: Unes comments on Worker’s Compensation Committee of the Whole

With very little notice, legislators were notified Speaker Madigan was convening a ‘Committee of the Whole’ on Tuesday regarding Worker’s Compensation. The witness list of who would be testifying was…