Halpin Encourages Consumers to Shop Locally this Holiday Season

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. – With the holiday shopping season officially kicking off this weekend, state Rep. Mike Halpin, D-Rock Island, is encouraging local residents to support community-owned small businesses on Small Business Saturday this Saturday, Nov. 25. “Small...

Halpin Welcomes Expansion of Rock Island American Jobs Center

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. – Joining officials from the Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) to announce the agency’s renewed onsite presence, state Rep. Mike Halpin, D-Rock Island, spoke at an open house at the Rock Island American Jobs Center Monday. “I often...

Halpin Passes Tax Credit for Rock Island County Flood Victims

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. – Rock Island County property owners who were impacted by severe flooding over the summer could receive a $750 income tax credit under legislation passed by state Rep. Mike Halpin, D-Rock Island. “Storms and flash flooding destroyed property and...

Halpin Announces Pet Adoption Event for Veterans

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. – Veterans who adopt a cat or dog from the Quad City Animal Welfare Center this Veterans Day will have the adoption fee waived, state Rep. Mike Halpin, D-Rock Island, announced today. “Veterans made incredible sacrifices to protect our freedoms,”...