Halpin Visits Quincy Veterans’ Home

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. – In advance of a legislative hearing scheduled for Jan. 9 on the Quincy Veterans’ Home legionella outbreak and response, state Rep. Mike Halpin, D-Rock Island, took the opportunity Wednesday to visit the home and examine current procedures. “We need...

Halpin-Backed Legislation Reduces Filing Fees for Small Businesses

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Mike Halpin, D-Rock Island, is highlighting a new state law that reduces fees for businesses by 70 percent in an effort to foster economic growth and promote job creation throughout Illinois. “We need to make it easier for entrepreneurs...

Halpin Highlights New Law to Combat Opioid Abuse

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. – With opioid abuse ravaging communities in every corner in Illinois, state Rep. Mike Halpin, D-Rock Island, is highlighting a new law to help reduce “Doctor Shoppers,” or people who go from doctor to doctor seeking to abuse prescribed opioids. “This...