Monday, November 6th, 2017
State Rep. Unes Reviews Dangerous Intersection with IDOT; Secures Project for Traffic Lights

In response to another devastating accident on IL Rte. 24 and Cameron Lane on October 12th—this time involving a young mother and her toddler, which resulted in the mother’s loss…

Thursday, July 6th, 2017
Open Letter from Representative Mike Unes

Today is a sad day in Illinois.  It’s a day in which I take no joy.  Today my thoughts are with the people of my district and across this state….

Wednesday, July 5th, 2017
Putting an End to the Budget Impasse and Runaway Spending

If there is one thing that all conservatives agree on, its that the government spends too much money.  In Illinois, years of unbalanced budgets have made Illinois the least fiscally…

Monday, July 3rd, 2017
Rep. Unes Discusses Importance of Approved Budget
Wednesday, May 17th, 2017
House Approves Resolution Designating Section of Illinois Route 78 ‘Sgt. Douglas Riney Memorial Highway’

On Wednesday, the Illinois House of Representatives adopted a resolution designating the section of Illinois Route 78 from Canton to Farmington as the “Sgt. Douglas Riney Memorial Highway”. The resolution…

Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
Statement on Caterpillar’s Announcement to Relocate Global Headquarters

“I am disappointed to learn about Caterpillar’s decision to relocate its Global Headquarters from Peoria to Chicago.  Undoubtedly, the impact of this transition will be significant, presenting the Central Illinois…

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
Unes Selected by House Minority Leader Durkin to Serve as Assistant Republican Leader

State Representative Mike Unes (R-East Peoria) was appointed today to serve as an Assistant Minority Leader for the 100th General Assembly.  There are only six positions of this kind that…