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  • The Times: Kinzinger advocates for Energy Star program
    Posted in Latest News on May 3, 2017 | Preview rr

    U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger, R-Channahon, whose district includes La Salle County, and U.S. Rep. Paul Tonko, D-New York, sent a letter to President Donald Trump in support of Energy Star, according to a joint press release. Signed by 55 other House members, Kinzinger urged support for this voluntary program he said has helped American consumers save billions of dollars on their utility bills since 1992. "The blue Energy Star logo, which nearly nine of every 10 Americans now recognize, is a symbol t... Read more

  • NewsTribune: Kinzinger pushed legislation for Afghan soldier visas
    Posted in Latest News on May 2, 2017 | Preview rr

    On Monday, U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger, a Channahon Republican whose district includes La Salle, Bureau and Putnam counties, and Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.) welcomed the 2,500 additional visas for the Afghan Special Immigrant Visa program included in the fiscal year 2017 omnibus legislation, according to a press release distributed from Kinzinger’s office. The bill is expected to be passed by Congress later this week. In March, the U.S. Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan reported that it stopped sched... Read more

  • The Mendota Reporter: CHP celebrates renovation
    Posted in Latest News on April 26, 2017 | Preview rr

    Community Health Partnership of Illinois (CHP) celebrates the renovation of their Mendota Community Health Center, April 19. Read more

  • CBS Chicago: Durbin, Kinzinger Support Trump’s Missile Strike In Syria
    Posted in Latest News on April 7, 2017 | Preview rr

    Durbin, Kinzinger Support Trump’s Missile Strike In Syria CHICAGO (CBS) — Some members of Illinois’ congressional delegation backed President Donald Trump’s decision to bomb a Syrian military base in response to a chemical weapons attack blamed on Syrian president Bashar al-Assad. More than 80 people were killed in the chemical weapons attack earlier this week, including at least 25 children. Thursday night, two U.S. Navy warships fired a salvo of 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles at the Shayrat airfi... Read more

  • Washington Times: Adam Kinzinger: Strikes are needed to force diplomatic end to Syrian conflict
    Posted in Latest News on April 5, 2017 | Preview rr

    Adam Kinzinger: Strikes are needed to force diplomatic end to Syrian conflict Rep. Adam Kinzinger of Illinois said Wednesday the U.S. and international community must deliver targeted strikes against Syrian President Bashar Assad to force a diplomatic solution to the country’s horrific civil war. Mr. Kinzinger, a Republican, accused the Syrian regime of violating a basic norm by using poisonous gas on its own people, citing the recent attack in Idlib province that killed dozens, including childr... Read more

  • WNIU: U.S. Rep. Kinzinger's Bill Would Expand Lincoln Heritage Area To Freeport And Livingston County
    Posted in Latest News on February 21, 2017 | Preview rr

    U.S. Rep. Kinzinger's Bill Would Expand Lincoln Heritage Area To Freeport And Livingston County U.S. Representative Adam Kinzinger is working on a bill that would expand the Abraham Lincoln National Heritage Area to portions of the WNIJ listening area. One of these areas is Freeport. It's well-known as the site of the second Lincoln-Douglas debate, with a statuary park and other exhibits commemorating the event. Freeport Convention and Visitors Bureau Director Connie Sorn says it’s also where Do... Read more

  • Washington Examiner: Lawmakers urge Trump to support Mattis' exemption from ban for Iraqi interpreters
    Posted in Latest News on January 30, 2017 | Preview rr

    Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Calif., and Rep. Adam Kinzinger, R-Ill., took the lead on the letter to Trump. Read more

  • LaSalle NewsTribune: Congressman calls on the Kaskaskia
    Posted in Latest News on November 29, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Jobs & the Economy, Infrastructure

    It was almost too dark to see when U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger stepped into the lobby of the Hotel Kaskaskia. A cloudy day impeded sunlight from getting through the windows. “It’s so dark in here, you can’t see the paint peeling away from the ceiling,” joked Inga Carus. Carus and husband Peter Limberger fronted a tour of the Kaskaskia for the congressman on Monday afternoon. “This is a great project. You drive by it all the time, but I never knew the history behind it,” Kinzinger said. And his curi... Read more

  • Ripon Advance: Kinzinger leads call for President to take stronger action in Syria
    Posted in Latest News on November 2, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Foreign Affairs

    Amid reports of ongoing atrocities committed by the Syrian regime of President Bashar al-Assad, U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) led a congressional call on Monday for President Obama to take stronger action. Kinzinger urged the president to act decisively in Syria in a letter signed by U.S. Reps. Todd Young (R-IN), Bob Dold (R-IL), Joe Heck (R-NV), Carlos Curbelo (R-FL) and Will Hurd (R-TX). “We owe it to the innocent people of Syria to bring justice against the Assad regime, Russian military an... Read more

  • The Ottawa Times: 8 veterans commended for leadership, service records, civic service
    Posted in Latest News on July 28, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans

    "Eight veterans, including five former servicemen from The Times readership area, received the 2016 Congressional Veteran Commendations during a ceremony Thursday in Ottawa's City Hall." Read more

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