Senator Althoff In The News

2017 Media Hits:

Gov. Rauner encourages "grand bargain" with stronger reforms, Northwest Herald, (February 15, 2017)

Illinois lawmakers speak about new clean energy bill, Northwest Herald (January 8, 2017)

Althoff: Illinois Senate hopes to stake out own budget position, Northwest Herald (January 8, 2017)

New year sees 200 new laws, out of more than 8,000 proposed, Illinois News Network (January 5, 2017)

2016 Media Hits:

Amazon's Aurora distribution center deal may be one of the last under EDGE program, Chicago Tribune (December 20, 2016)

McHenry County state legislators appointed to human trafficking task force, Northwest Herald (September 21, 2016)

New law ends pensions for future county board members, Chicago Tribune (August 30, 2016)

Lawmakers will weigh changes to purchasing laws, The State Journal-Register (March 12, 2016)

Althoffs compromise bill protects collective bargaining standards, Chicago Tribune (March 11, 2016)

'Tampon tax' one step closer to being repealed in Illinois, Daily Herald (March 9, 2016)

Paul Serwatka drops out of 66th Illinois House race, endorses Skillicorn, Northwest Herald (March 7, 2016)

Illinois cities seek greater autonomy, but face obstacles, Daily Journal (February 26, 2016)

Cities and towns want more power to act in budgetless Illinois, IllinoisWatchdog.org (February 25, 2016)

Illinois Cities to State Government: Keep your hands off our money, Reboot Illinois (February 24, 2016)

'There's no better way to support the industry', Power Sports Business (February 22, 2016)

Pioneer Center, Mental Health Board reach funding deal, Northwest Herald (February 19, 2016)

Senate approves amended pollution bill, The Chippewa Herald (February 16, 2016)

Althoff: Illinois procurement reform moves from concept to legislation, Chicago Tribune (February 3, 2016)

2015 Media Hits:

Senator aims to take back resolution honoring disgraced Fox Lake cop, Chicago Tribune (December 9, 2015)

Senator aims to take back resolution honoring disgraced Fox Lake cop, Chicago Tribune (Dec. 9, 2015)

Gliniewicz honor could get taken back, Daily Herald (Dec. 7, 2015) 

Althoff, McConnaughay commend Governor for restoring child care eligibility, Chicago Tribune (November 16, 2015)

U.S. Department of Defense recognizes Althoff's support of military community, Chicago Tribune (September 30, 2015) 

Gov. Bruce Rauner signs new laws to end plush public-employee severance deals, Northwest Herald (September 23, 2015)

Sen. Althoff says Comptroller will pay early intervention providers, Chicago Tribune (September 21, 2015) 

McHenry County College seeking employers for upcoming job fair, Northwest Herald (September 13, 2015)

Rauner signs COD-inspired bill to open up severance deals, The Daily Herald (September 10, 2015)

Four-paws applause to Illinois on pet meds law, The Southern Illinoisan (August 21, 2015)

Althoff law allows pet owners to choose pharmacy, Chicago Tribune (August 4, 2015)

Gov. Bruce Rauner signs pet prescription bill into law, Northwest Herald (August 3, 2015)

Illinois has no budget as spring legislative session comes to an end, Illinois Public Radio, (June 1, 2015)

Illinois bill expanding in-care blood-alcohol monitoring heads to governor, Journal Standard, (May 27, 2015)

Senator Althoff: Tireless advocate for smaller government, lower taxes, Northwest Herald, (May 15, 2015)

Suburban voters far more likely to send women to the Capitol, Daily Herald, (May 4, 2015)

Crystal Lake fashion show to raise money for Assisi Animal Foundation, Northwest Herald, (April 6, 2015)

Bipartisan cooperation leads to budget solution, Chicago Tribune, (March 27, 2015)

Sen. Althoff partners with Sen. Bush to host Education Funding Forum April 1, Chicago Tribune, (March 26, 2015).

Proposal would allow AP students to opt out of gym, Northern Public Radio, (February 17, 2015)

Proposal would exempt some high school students from gym, WUIS, (February 16, 2015)

Women are minority in McHenry County municipal bodies; local, state officials weigh in, Northwest Herald, (January 31, 2015)

Quinn had approvals on desk, pushed onto Rauner, INN Radio (January 26, 2015)

Senator Althoff elected past president of Nation Conference of State Legislatures, Chicago Tribune (January 20, 2015)

Senator Althoff receives chamption award for community service, Chicago Tribune (January 20, 2015)

Brady, Sullivan chosen for Illinois Senate leadership position, The State Journal-Register (January 15, 2015) 

2014 Media Hits:

Parents can be fined $2K for underage drinking
, The Times (December 31, 2014)

Teen drinking ramifications among new laws in 2015, Jacksonville Journal Courier (December 29, 2014)

Our View: Topinka unquestionably dedicated to public service, Herald-News (December 10, 2014)

Legislature sets new fees for access to government records, Daily Herald (December 4, 2014)