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  • Crain's Chicago Business: Key Republican here says intelligence not clear on Russia bounty
    Posted in Latest News on July 1, 2020 | Preview rr

    The Illinois Republican at the center of the debate over President Donald Trump’s handling of charges Russia put a bounty on U.S. troops in Afghanistan says the intelligence reports are “probably accurate.” At the same time, U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger says it’s quite believable that Trump’s only knowledge of such intelligence may have come in a 70-page written daily briefing the president likely never read and which apparently was not highlighted for him. “If I was president, I‘d want to be (oral... Read more

  • The Ripon Advance: Kinzinger, McCaul urge administration to retain U.S. military footprint in Germany
    Posted in Latest News on June 26, 2020 | Preview rr

    U.S. Reps. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) and Michael McCaul (R-TX) earlier this week urged the president against reducing the numbers of U.S. service members stationed in Germany. “I am concerned that significantly reducing the United States military footprint in Germany may do more to harm to the national security interests of the U.S. and our NATO allies and partners than it will to incentive Germany to contribute more to our collective security,” said Rep. McCaul, ranking member of the U.S. House For... Read more

  • Ogle County News: Two Ogle County students among art competition winners
    Posted in Latest News on June 26, 2020 | Preview rr

    An Ogle County student have been chosen as the winner of the Congressional Art Competition for the 16th District. Marlen Hueramo of Rochelle Township High School won the competition with, “El Loro,” created with colored pencils and ink. The winning piece will be displayed in the halls of the U.S. Capital for one year. Polo High School’s Reylee Katner received Honorable Mention. Katner’s graphite submission, “Satisfaction,” will hang in the Rockford office of Congressman Adam Kinzinger, R-Channah... Read more

  • Forbes: Russia’s Nord Stream II Handed A Potential Death Knell
    Posted in Latest News on June 26, 2020 | Preview rr

    The Russian energy giant Gazprom isn’t going to like this. Angela Merkel might like it even less. The Russia to Germany pipeline, known as Nord Stream II, is in the crosshairs of a bipartisan congress yet again. This time, a bill hopes to stop the pipeline from being laid under the Baltic Sea by going after its insurers. It’s unlikely to stop it, in reality, because they have come this far already and it’s almost complete. But here is the latest in the U.S. vs Russia energy war. Yesterday, U.S. ... Read more

  • WCSJ News: Oswego High School Students' Artwork to be Displayed at Nation's Capitol
    Posted in Latest News on June 19, 2020 | Preview rr

    Two Oswego High School students will have their artwork displayed in the U.S. Capitol after they won Congressional art competitions that were sponsored by local representatives. Oswego SD308 officials announced in a statement that Kayla Fichtel, a junior from Oswego High School, under the direction of Mr. Dan Whipple, won First Place with her Photography Artwork at Representative Lauren Underwood’s 14th Congressional High School Art Competition. Stephanie Ocasio, a senior from Oswego High School... Read more

  • WCSJ News: Kinzinger Applauds Rule Change On International Private Nuclear Programs
    Posted in Latest News on June 15, 2020 | Preview rr

    Congressman Adam Kinzinger is applauding a decision by the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation that would allow America to support civilian nuclear power projects around the world. Kinzinger wrote a letter to the DFC in March expressing his concerns with internal guidelines that prevented the federal organization from cooperating with international civil nuclear projects. Now that the US can invest in foreign private nuclear programs, Kinzinger said this will strengthen our allies... Read more

  • BCR News: Kinzinger addresses Guard’s use of reconnaissance plane
    Posted in Latest News on June 13, 2020 | Preview rr

    U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger, R-16th District, released the following statement on the role of the RC-26b reconnaissance plane used by the Air National Guard: “Recently, conspiracy theories about the RC-26b were spread on Twitter, making their way to the mainstream news cycle and grabbing the attention of Congress. So today, I would like to address the truth about the mission of the RC-26b and my service flying over the protests last week. “For starters, the National Guard fully supports the consti... Read more

  • Washington Examiner: Illinois lawmakers weigh in on federal Justice in Policing Act proposal
    Posted in Latest News on June 11, 2020 | Preview rr

    Illinois lawmakers are sounding off on the Justice in Policing Act proposed by Democrats in the U.S. House and Senate, which includes a number of reforms to confront several policing issues as more violence is captured on cellphones and shared across the planet in the wake of George Floyd's death in police custody in Minneapolis. The proposal, among other things, would prohibit police from using chokeholds, create a national registry to track police misconduct, and ban certain no-knock warrants,... Read more

  • WTVO/MyStateline: Kinzinger returns from National Guard duty, condemns racism
    Posted in Latest News on June 5, 2020 | Preview rr

    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WTVO) — Congressman Adam Kinzinger (IL-16) has returned after being called to action by the Air National Guard and issued a statement condemning racism. Kinzinger’s office said he was being deployed on June 1st. “Though it may resume in the near future, for now, my Guard missions have concluded. I’m very proud to be a Guardsman, and I’m very proud of my well-trained brothers and sisters. To see some politicize the Guard is sad and ill-informed. “The National Guard began by def... Read more

  • The Ripon Advance: House Energy & Commerce Committee Republican leaders support FCC’s 5G Upgrade Order
    Posted in Latest News on June 3, 2020 | Preview rr
    Tags: Infrastructure, Telecommunications

    U.S. House Energy and Commerce (E&C) Committee Republican leaders this week expressed support for the 5G Upgrade Order, which the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will consider during its open meeting on June 9. “During these unprecedented times, connectivity has remained a key component to supporting the economy, providing access to telehealth services, and facilitating distance learning,” wrote the members in a June 1 letter sent to FCC Chairman Ajit Pai. “As the wireless industry conti... Read more

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