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Tuesday, January 3, 2023
IL Supreme Court “Stays End of Cash Bail”

State Representative Sandy Hamilton issued the following joint statement in response to the Illinois Supreme Court’s order that stays the end of cash bail contained in the controversial SAFE-T Act…


Friday, October 21, 2022
Rep. Hamilton: Town Hall Held on the Impact of the SAFE-T Act

State Representative Sandy Hamilton (R-Springfield) served as a panelist with Senator Steve McClure, Sangamon County Sheriff Jack Campbell, Sangamon County States Attorney Dan Wright, and Gray Noll the Morgan County…


Wednesday, September 21, 2022
VIDEO: Rep. Hamilton & Sheriff Campbell Discuss Negative Impact of SAFE-T Act on Families & Communities

Friday, September 16, 2022
Rep. Hamilton Meets with New UIS Chancellor: ‘Innovation Hub,’ Rising Enrollment, Rankings Discussed

State Representative Sandy Hamilton (R-Springfield) visited University of Illinois Springfield (UIS) Chancellor Janet Gooch today to discuss a variety of higher education topics including enrollment, rankings, and the UIS “Innovation…


Friday, September 9, 2022
Rep. Hamilton Returns More Than $67,000 Back to Illinois State General Fund

State Representative Sandy Hamilton (R-Springfield) announced today that she is returning $67,305.24 of her allotted district operations budget back to the Illinois General Fund. Appointed in December to fill a…


Saturday, August 27, 2022
Rep. Hamilton Presents Certificate to New U.S. Citizen in Springfield

State Representative Sandy Hamilton (R-Springfield) is proud to announce the newest naturalized U.S. citizen in her district today, Karen Johnson, originally from Mexico. This morning Rep. Hamilton, joined by Chatham…


Thursday, August 25, 2022
Reps. Hamilton & Butler Offer Unique Legislative Update: Ice Cream & Conversation Event a Success

Thank you to everyone who came out on Tuesday evening to learn about what is going on in state government and ask questions about state programs and public policies. If…


Wednesday, August 24, 2022
Hamilton Announces $56 Million in OSLAD Grants Available; Deadline: Sept. 30th

State Rep. Sandy Hamilton would like the communities in her district to be aware that the Illinois Department of Natural Resources has announced that applications are now being accepted for…


Monday, August 22, 2022
Rep. Hamilton Fights for Children; Working to Fix Broken System

State Rep. Sandy Hamilton has been meeting with Tom Demarco and other administrators at the Lincoln Prairie Behavioral Health Center (LPBHC) over the past month to learn about the issues…


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…