Tag: 11th District

Reps. Kinzinger, Biggert Tour Eleventh Congressional District Power Plants

From the office of Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R, 11th District)… Washington, D.C. – Congressman Adam Kinzinger (IL-11), a member of the Energy and Commerce Committee, and Congresswoman Judy Biggert (IL-13), a member of the Science, Space, and Technology Committee this week toured together the Dresden Generating Station as well as the General Electric (GE) facility... Read more »

Kinzinger Statement on the Government Shutdown Prevention Act

From the office of Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R, 11th, Illinois)… Washington, D.C. – Today, on the 41st day since the House passed H.R. 1, Congressman Adam Kinzinger (IL-11) spoke out in support of H.R. 1255, urging the Senate to cut $61 billion in government spending. “Last year, when our friends on the other side of... Read more »

Kinzinger Statement on Three-Week Continuing Resolution Vote

From the office of Congressman Adam Kinzinger (IL, 11th District)… Washington, D.C. – Congressman Adam Kinzinger (IL-11) today issued the following statement on the House passage of the three-week Continuing Resolution (CR) that will cut additional spending, while keeping the federal government running: “Last November, the American people sent a clear message to Washington —... Read more »

Congressman Kinzinger Supports National Ground Water Awareness Week

From the office of Republican Congressman Adam Kinzinger (IL, 11th District)… Washington, D.C. – Congressman Adam Kinzinger (IL-11) today expressed his support of the Illinois Ground Water Association and National Ground Water Association’s National Ground Water Awareness Week (March 6th-12th). Ground water makes up more than 90 percent of accessible freshwater in the world, making... Read more »

Kinzinger Calls for Serious Efforts to Address the Budget

-By Warner Todd Huston Last week I wondered aloud if Illinois Congressman Adam Kinzinger (R, 11th District) was going against his claims of being fiscally responsible when I saw his poor support of the budget cuts in HR1. There were 22 budget cutting measures in HR1 and Kinzinger only supported 38% of those cuts. I... Read more »

Kinzinger to Offer Amendment to Block Taxpayer Funding for DOJ Lawsuit against Arizona Immigration Law

From the office of Congressman Adam Kinzinger (11th District)… Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Adam Kinzinger (IL-11) will offer an amendment on the House floor that would eliminate taxpayer funding for the Department of Justice’s (DOJ) lawsuit filed against Arizona last July over its immigration enforcement law (SB 1070). Washington’s failure to secure borders, has... Read more »

Adam Kinzinger Noted as One of 10 Conservatives Who'll Define 2011

Slate has pointed out Adam Kinzinger (11th District) as one on the ten conservatives that will define the conservative movement for 2011. Kinzinger has a lot of eyes upon him. Here is what Slate said of our Congressman-Elect from the 11th District. Adam Kinzinger, U.S. representative from Illinois It’s hard to predict which of the... Read more »

Democrat Rep. Halvorson (Illinois) Sponsors Protest Rally Calling Opponent a Nazi

-By Warner Todd Huston First time Representative Democrat Debbie Halvorson of Illinois’ 11th District is struggling in the polls against Republican Adam Kinzinger. Her desperation is starting to show, too, because her office just got caught supplying Democrat staffers to a protest rally holding signs that call Kinzinger a Nazi. Kinzinger is a veteran of... Read more »

Illinois 11th District, Dem. Halvorson Fires Campaign Manager

-By Warner Todd Huston Congressman Debbie Halvorson of the Illinois 11th District has fired the campaign manager that has been with her since the start of the campaign. Last month first termer Halvosrson was embarrassed by campaign manager Travis Worl when he sent a letter to the U.S. Air Force challenging the military status of... Read more »

Prairie Stater: Debbie Makes it Three, Another Taxpayer-Funded Direct Mail Piece

From the Prairie Stater’s John Reynolds We previously reported here and here about the taxpayer funded direct mail pieces being send out at your expense by Congresswoman Debbie Halvorson (D-11). Well, today, she made it three: that’s three taxpayer-funded direct mail pieces in as many weeks. Today’s mail piece was about veterans’ issues. We again... Read more »