Rep Sue Scherer
E-2 Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 524-0354 FAX
1301 E. Mound Rd.
Decatur, IL 62526
(217) 877-9659 FAX
Full-time legislator; former public school teacher of 34 years in Decatur and Maroa-Forsyth; graduate, St. Teresa High School in Decatur; B.S., Illinois State University; M.Ed., Eastern Illinois University; has four children and five grandchildren.
DECATUR, Ill. – State Rep. Sue Scherer, D-Decatur, is highlighting the art work of local students throughout her district who had the opportunity to display their paintings and poster designs in the Capitol.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Legislation supported by state Rep. Sue Scherer, D-Decatur, to assist first time business owners by waiving state fees is now law following a vote to override Gov. Bruce Rauner’s veto.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. –In advance of National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW) beginning on Dec. 3, state Rep. Sue Scherer, D-Decatur, announced the availability of two free flu shot clinics for Springfield residents.
DECATUR, Ill. –As local families begin their holiday shopping, state Rep. Sue Scherer, D-Decatur, is encouraging parents to avoid purchasing dangerous products for their children and to take appropriate precautions when giving fidget spinners and other toys with small pieces that can be choking hazards.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Sue Scherer, D-Decatur, and Get Covered Illinois will be hosting an open enrollment seminar for health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) on Monday, Dec. 11 from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. at Union Baptist Church, located at 1405 E. Monroe St. in Springfield.
DECATUR, Ill. – With the holiday shopping season officially kicking off this weekend, state Rep. Sue Scherer, D-Decatur, is encouraging local residents to support community-owned small businesses on Small Business Saturday this Saturday, Nov. 25.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Sue Scherer, D-Decatur, this week announced her support for legislation opposing efforts at the federal level to eliminate a tax deduction claimed by nearly 2 million Illinoisans annually. “The proposed changes to the federal tax code...
DECATUR, Ill. – State Rep. Sue Scherer, D-Decatur, joined local officials and the Walker family Friday at a ribbon cutting ceremony for the newly installed Roger E. Walker Jr. Memorial Road signage placed at the entrance to Decatur via Route 48 and Mound Road....
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – After more than 150 women working in and around the state Capitol went public with allegations that misogynistic and predatory behavior is pervasive in Illinois politics, state Rep. Sue Scherer, D-Decatur, announced her support for two new measures to combat sexual harassment and change the culture that allows it to happen.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Sue Scherer, D-Decatur, is calling for an override of Gov. Bruce Rauner’s veto of an initiative from the Attorney General’s office that would establish a Student Loan Bill of Rights and other safeguards to protect students from predatory...