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Nybo Agrees with Governor’s Call for Stronger Property Tax Relief; Remains Opposed to New Taxes on Retirement Income, Groceries, and Medicine

Senator Chris Nybo says he supports Governor Bruce Rauner’s call for a responsible budget and structural reforms, including property tax relief, but he remains opposed to proposals to tax food and medicine, or retirement income.

New General Assembly means new challenges and new opportunities

The convening of the 100th General Assembly January 11 brings with it new leadership and a renewed commitment to meeting current challenges and welcoming future opportunities awaiting Illinois, according to Senator Chris Nybo.

Senator Chris Nybo seeks Spring legislative interns

Civic-minded college students have a unique opportunity to gain some hands-on experience in Illinois government during this spring semester.

Sen. Nybo Receives ‘Voice of Senior Care’ Award

Senator Chris Nybo has received the Voice of Senior Care Award from the Illinois Health Care Association for his support of senior citizens and issues that affect them.

Sen. Nybo and Rep. Breen partner with local groups for 2nd annual drive to benefit overseas troops

This November, State Senator Chris Nybo (R-Elmhurst) and State Representative Peter Breen (R-Lombard) will partner with the Ladies Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the local Lilac Post 5815 for their second annual “Support Our Troops” collection drive.

Senator Nybo Discusses Healthcare with Nurses and Other Professionals at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital

Senator Nybo met with doctors, nurses and hospital administrators from Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove October 18 to talk about issues affecting the healthcare industry.

Senator Nybo Advocates For Manufacturing, Tours Vanee Foods Company

Senator Chris Nybo toured the Vanee Foods Company’s Broadview plant Oct. 7 as part of Manufacturing Day events.

Sen. Nybo expresses appreciation for police during ceremony for new Westmont Chief

Senator Chris Nybo administered the oath of office to new Westmont Police Chief James Gunther on September 29 during a regular Village Board meeting in the Westmont Village Hall.

Senator Nybo recognized by national food allergy advocacy group

Senator Chris Nybo was recently recognized by Food Allergy Research and Education (FARE), the nation’s largest food allergy patient advocacy group, as a Distinguished Legislator for his leadership in advocating for people with food allergies in Illinois.

Nybo appointed Senate Republican Spokesman to Executive Committee

Illinois Senate Republican Leader Christine Radogno has appointed Senator Chris Nybo (R-Lombard) to replace Senator Matt Murphy as Republican Spokesman on the Senate Executive Committee.

Sen. Nybo joins local dignitaries to present ‘Annie’s Law,’ dedicate memorial to Annie LeGere Aug. 27

Senator Chris Nybo will join other local dignitaries in celebrating the passage of the Annie LeGere Law Aug. 27 at Sandburg Middle School in Elmhurst.

Senator Nybo to host free Senior Health Fair August 17 in Lombard

Senior citizens will have access to a wide variety of informational resources from local and state groups at a free event being hosted August 17 by Senator Chris Nybo in Lombard.

Sen. Nybo's and Rep. Breen's Advisory Council discusses stop-gap budget

The Legislative Advisory Council created by Senator Chris Nybo and Representative Peter Breen presented updates on Illinois’ stop-gap budget at a meeting July 18 at the Elmhurst Library.

Lawmakers approve stop-gap budget to fund K-12 schools, critical state services

After months of bipartisan negotiations, Illinois lawmakers approved a stop-gap budget June 30 that will fund K-12 schools, universities, road projects, social services, and critical state operations for a limited period of time, according to Senator Chris Nybo.

Senator Nybo: Stalling tactics by Speaker Madigan threaten local schools

The Governor is asking state lawmakers to approve a stop-gap budget to fund K-12 schools and keep essential state services running.