Stuart to Host Virtual Coffee Hour

COLLINSVILLE, Ill. – State Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, will be hosting a virtual “Coffee with Katie” on Saturday, April 10 from 10 to 11 a.m. to discuss her work in Springfield and answer questions from residents about state and local issues. “This event is an...

Stuart Bill Goes After Costly Student Loans

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Taking a step to tackle the student debt crisis, state Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, is sponsoring legislation that would help students make more informed choices about the loans they take out to pay for college, as well as establish new...

Stuart Working to Cut Trailer Registration Fees

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, is working to reverse the increase in license plate fees for small trailers, having introduced legislation that would reduce the annual registration fee from $118 to $18. “The massive increase in trailer...

Stuart Bill to Increase Voting Accessibility Advances in Senate

COLLINSVILLE, Ill. – The Illinois Senate approved today a measure introduced by state Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, to make voting more accessible by extending the use of ballot drop boxes and allowing for curbside voting in future elections. “During the election...

Stuart Bill Would Provide Tax Break for Back-to-School Shopping

COLLINSVILLE, Ill. – Families would save some money during back-to-school shopping season under legislation introduced by state Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, to lower the sales tax on clothing and school supplies for a designated week at the beginning of August....