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Thursday, June 23, 2022
Hamilton Meets with Springfield Fire Chief: Discussed ‘Explorer Program’ and Recruitment of New Firefighters

State Representative Sandy Hamilton (R-Springfield) met with Springfield Fire Chief Brandon Blough today at the fire house to discuss strategies on recruiting new firefighters and encouraging the next generation of…


Friday, June 17, 2022
Rep. Hamilton Calls for Public Hearings on IDES Fraud Covid-19 Payments

State Representative Sandy Hamilton (R-Springfield) is calling for hearings immediately in light of the new audit showing that almost $2 billion in federal funds were paid out through fraudulent Pandemic…


Friday, June 17, 2022
Rep. Hamilton Reminds Low-Income Residents of Programs for Discounted Internet Service and Computers

Rep. Hamilton is reminding constituents in the Springfield area about programs that may help if they are in need of cost assistance with telephone and broadband connectivity. “Much of what…


Thursday, June 16, 2022
Rep. Hamilton Meets with Auburn Officials to Discuss Local Issues

State Representative Sandy Hamilton (R-Springfield) met this week with Auburn officials to discuss local issues. The meeting included Chief of Police Dave Campbell, Mayor Tom Berola, Alderwoman Tracy Sheppard –…


Friday, June 10, 2022
Rep. Hamilton Tours New Women’s Shelter

to Help Those in Recovery Get Back on Track: Hope, Strength, and Love to Empower Women State Representative Sandy Hamilton (R-Springfield) was provided a tour of the new women’s shelter…


Friday, May 20, 2022
Rep. Hamilton Provided Program to Assist First Responders by AT&T and FirstNet Authority

On Wednesday, May 18, 2022, State Rep. Sandy Hamilton was provided a behind-the-scenes look at the tools available to first responders when performing disaster recovery work for the community. Several…


Wednesday, April 6, 2022
Rep. Hamilton House Resolution Designates ‘Gold Star Spouses Day’

SPRINGFIELD – State Rep. Sandy Hamilton (R-Springfield) passed House Resolution 692 through the Illinois House on Wednesday evening. The Resolution declares April 5, 2022 as Gold Star Spouses Day in…


Wednesday, April 6, 2022
Rep. Hamilton Sponsors Legislation to Help DCFS Workers Protect Themselves

SPRINGFIELD – In response to the dangers faced by frontline Department of Child and Family Services (DCFS) employees, including two high profile deaths in recent years, the Illinois General Assembly…


Tuesday, March 29, 2022
VIDEO: Rep. Hamilton Honors Sacred Heart Griffin Boys Basketball Champs 2022 at Capitol

Watch the video clip below in the Illinois House of Representatives Chamber. You may read House Resolution 734 which congratulates the 2021-22 Sacred Heart-Griffin High School boys basketball team, the…


Wednesday, March 23, 2022
Rep. Hamilton Provides Legislative Update to Illinois Realtors Association

On Monday, I was invited to speak to the Illinois Association of Realtors about legislative proposals that will impact the housing market in Illinois. Thank you to Collin Cisco, Local…