Rep. Costello Opposes New Tax on Sugar

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Illinois has one of the highest tax rates in the state, and with the ongoing budget crisis, many families are hurting. To counter another attempt to put more taxes on Illinois residents, state Rep. Jerry Costello II, D-Smithton, is opposing a...

Costello Honors the Illinois State Police on 95 Years of Service

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – To honor the continued dedication and sacrifice of the men and women who protect our state, state Rep. Jerry Costello II, D-Smithton, cosponsored a resolution congratulating the Illinois State Police on its 95th anniversary. “For over 95 years, the...

Costello Opposes Tax Placed on Food and Medication

RED BUD, ILL. – To stand with working families in Southern Illinois, state Rep. Jerry Costello II, D-Smithton, is sponsoring House Resolution 116, which opposes a food and drug tax. “Our local families are already suffering due to the budget impasse and are taxed...