Rep. Katie Stuart
Full-time legislator; B.A. in Mathematics, Rutgers University; former public elementary and high school math teacher in Edwardsville and Highland; former college math instructor at Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville; lives in Edwardsville with her husband and two children.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, released the following statement after Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s budget address Wednesday, highlighting her priorities as the state continues to battle the COVID-19 pandemic:
COLLINSVILLE, Ill. – To promote local engagement in the legislative process, state Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, is hosting a virtual Witness Slip Seminar from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 8. A Zoom link will be provided upon RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Stuart to Continue Advocating for Students and University Employees as Higher Education Committee Chair
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – As the newly appointed chair of the House Higher Education Committee, state Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, will work toward fair funding and affordability for Illinois universities, increased opportunities for students, and resources for university employees.
COLLINSVILLE, Ill. – Recognizing January as Cervical Cancer Awareness Month, state Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, is highlighting the importance of cancer screening and preventive care to help with early detection.
COLLINSVILLE, Ill. – As Metro East health officials prepare to begin vaccinating seniors and essential workers, state Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, is reminding residents to watch for scams promising early access to the COVID-19 vaccine in exchange for money or personal information.
COLLINSVILLE, Ill. – To help ensure safe working conditions for local firefighters, state Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, is highlighting the availability of new training materials for fire departments, including a comprehensive safety and health compliance guide from the Illinois Department of Labor (IDOL).
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – As a part of their continued advocacy for Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville, state Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, and state Rep. Jay Hoffman, D-Swansea, are highlighting upcoming progress to the campus as the Health Science Building enters the designing phase.
Data In from First Report on Stuart-Backed Streamline of Professional Licensing Process for Military Families
COLLINSVILLE, Ill. – A total of 275 military service members and their spouses were quickly licensed to begin working in 2020 thanks to a law passed by state Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville. Stuart sponsored House Bill 1652, which fast-tracks the professional licensing process for military families who relocate to Illinois by requiring that their completed applications be reviewed within 60 days.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – As Illinois health officials prepare for public rollout of the coronavirus vaccine, state Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, is calling for the inclusion of police officers among other frontline first responders in the next phase of distribution.
MARYVILLE, Ill. – In support of first responders and their work during the COVID-19 pandemic, state Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, recently hosted a mobile blood drive in partnership with state Sen. Rachelle Crowe, D-Glen Carbon, state Sen. Christopher Belt, D-Cahokia and the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center.