Phelps Calls on Governor to Back Southern Illinois Coal

HARRISBURG, Ill. – State Rep. Brandon Phelps, D-Harrisburg, is calling on Governor Rauner to remember the need for Illinois coal and to stand up for the industry to those asking Rauner to rejoin the United States Climate Alliance. “I am asking the governor to think...

Phelps to Host Satellite Office Hours in Cave-in-Rock

CAVE-IN-ROCK, Ill. – The office of State Representative Brandon Phelps, D-Harrisburg, will be hosting satellite office hours in Cave-in-Rock later this month. “With my constituent service office being in Harrisburg, I understand that folks from other areas may have a...

Phelps Measure to Save 911 Services is Passed

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – A measure to provide funding for 911 services and ensure availability for emergency services, sponsored by state Representative Brandon Phelps, D-Harrisburg, passed both the Illinois House of Representatives and Senate and will soon be going to the...

Phelps Calls on Rauner to Come Back to Negotiating Table for Budget

SPRINGFIELD Ill. – State Rep. Brandon Phelps, D-Harrisburg, issued the following statement Wednesday, calling on legislation calling on legislators and the governor to work through the summer to resolve the budget impasse: “Throughout Southern Illinois, working folks,...

Phelps Hosts I-Cash in Metropolis

METROPOLIS, ILL. – State Rep. Brandon Phelps, D-Harrisburg, recently partnered with Illinois State Treasurer Michael Frerichs to host an I-Cash event in Metropolis. “The I-Cash program is a great event by the Illinois State Treasurer’s office to help people take back...