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.
COLLINSVILLE, Ill. – Fairmount Park Racetrack will benefit from the recent expansion on gambling and sports betting as a result of efforts by state Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville. Stuart was on the negotiation team for establishing new regulations and expansions on gambling and online sports betting in the state of Illinois.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – State Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, is hosting her free document shredding event on Saturday, June 15 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the parking lot of Lincoln Middle School, located at 145 West Street in Edwardsville. Stuart is hosting this event in partnership with state Rep. Monica Bristow, D-Alton, and state Sen. Rachelle Crowe, D–Glen Carbon.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – State Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, will be hosting a “Cones with Katie” event to beat the summer heat and talk with constituents on Thursday, June 6 from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Annie’s Frozen Custard, located at 245 S. Buchanan St. in Edwardsville.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – To relieve the financial burden on Illinois’ middle-class families and ensure millionaires and billionaires pay their fair share, state Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, supported Senate Joint Resolution Constitutional Amendment 1, the Fair Tax Amendment, and issued the following statement:
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Women and girls staying at homeless shelters in Illinois would have access to free menstrual products under legislation sponsored by state Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville. Stuart’s House Bill 2656 passed the House with bipartisan support in April, and recently received approval from the Senate Human Services Committee.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, sponsored legislation to amend math class requirements for Illinois high school students. House Bill 2165 passed the House with overwhelming bipartisan support and advanced to the Senate earlier this month.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, is sponsoring Senate Bill 1858, a measure that seeks to lower sales tax on male and female condoms, incontinence products, diapers and baby wipes from the current 6.25 to 1 percent.
COLLINSVILLE, Ill. – To give local residents and businesses an opportunity to claim their unclaimed cash or property held by the state, state Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, is collaborating with the Illinois State Treasurer’s office for two free ICash events on Friday, May 10 from 2 to 5 p.m. and on Thursday, May 30 from 9 to 12 p.m. Both ICash events will be held at the 6 Mile Library in Granite City at 2145 Johnson Road.
State Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, recently hosted a Labor Roundtable at the Steamfitters Local 439 with Metro East legislators Rep. Monica Bristow, D-Alton, Rep. LaToya Greenwood, D-East St. Louis, Rep. Jay Hoffman D-Swansea, Sen. Rachelle Crowe D-Glen Carbon, and Sen. Christopher Belt, D-Cahokia, to discuss legislation and the final few weeks of the spring legislative session.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – State Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, sat down with educators, administrators and area parents Wednesday evening for a Citizens’ Advisory Committee meeting to discuss recent developments in education.