Phelps Sponsors Measure to Block Proposed Retirement Tax

HARRISBURG, ILL. – To block a proposed new tax on retirement income, state Rep. Brandon Phelps, D-Harrisburg, recently introduced a measure to protect the livelihood of Southern Illinois seniors. “Many seniors rely on retirement income as their way to pay their bills...

Phelps to Partner with Illinois State Treasurer for I-Cash Event

HARRISBURG, ILL. – Since taking office as Illinois state Treasurer two years ago, Mike Frerichs has connected $220 million worth of property back to its rightful owners through the I-Cash Program. State Rep. Brandon Phelps, D-Harrisburg, will be partnering with...

Phelps to Host Satellite Office Hours in Vienna

VIENNA, ILL. – To help make his office more easily accessible to Southern Illinois residents, state Rep. Brandon Phelps, D-Harrisburg, will be hosting satellite office hours in Vienna. “As state Representative, it is very important to me to help make my staff easily...

Phelps Measure to Reopen Hardin County Work Camp Passes Committee

HARRISBURG, ILL. – To help restore local jobs, state Rep. Brandon Phelps recently introduced new legislation to reopen the Hardin County Work Camp, which was shut down by the governor just over a year ago. “The Hardin County Work Camp is very important to Southern...