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Blunt, Shimkus React to House Speaker Resignation

ST. LOUIS (KMOX/IRN) – Missouri Senator Roy Blunt wishes his former House Republican colleague John Boehner of Ohio nothing but the best as prepares to step down as Speaker of the House. 316 more words


Mark Reardon: Steve Stenger & Rick Stream In Studio

It’s a Reardon Roundtable with Illinois Congressman John Shimkus, Mayor Slay’s Chief of Staff Jeff Rainford, and local attorney Jane Dueker. Topics include the Tuesday election, Ebola quarantines, Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster, and the latest in Ferguson. 95 more words

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Mark Reardon: U.S. Representative John Shimkus

Illinois Congressman John Shimkus discusses airstrikes against ISIS.
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Mo. & Ill. Reps React To ISIS Attack Message

WASHINGTON DC (KMOX/AP) – President Barack Obama says it will take time to eradicate the Islamic State extremists, but he’s offering no timetable for how long the United States will conduct airstrikes against the group in Iraq and Syria. 356 more words


Comcast and TDF Foundation Join Forces to Reduce Digital Divide in Danville

TDF Foundation announces initiative to provide Comcast’s Internet Essentials service and a computer to 25 Danville, IL, families…

Launched in Illinois three years ago by Comcast, the Internet Essentials program helps close the digital divide by providing eligible families low-cost broadband service at home for about $10 a month.  676 more words

2014 Press Releases

Larry Conners: Reardon Roundtable & Illinois Congressman John Shimkus

It’s a Reardon Roundtable Friday with guest host Larry Conners. Today’s panel includes Missouri House Speaker Tim Jones, local attorney Bryan Edwards, and Past House founder Kim Tucci. 124 more words

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John Shimkus: Serving Up Scripture and Toxic Chemicals

I want to apologize on behalf of Illinois for afflicting the nation with John Shimkus. He doesn’t represent most of us here, although he seems to be pretty popular with residents of his rural Illinois’ 15th District and with polluters who want to poison our air and water without consequence. 615 more words

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