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Tuesday, September 10, 2019
House Ag Committee Chair Rep. Harper Tours Southern Illinois with Rep. Meier

State Representative Charlie Meier (R-Okawville) hosted State Representative Sonya Harper (D-Chicago), chair of the House Agriculture & Conservation Committee for a three day tour of Southern Illinois. The tour included…


Tuesday, September 10, 2019
Tort Tax Study Shows $200 Million in Annual Costs to Metro-East Consumers

A new regional analysis of the economic impact of the state’s tort system shows almost $200 million in annual direct tort costs to metro-east consumers, equaling $439.61 per resident. If…


Friday, August 30, 2019
Rep. Meier Hosting Business Roundtable Series Sept. 18

State Representative Charlie Meier is welcoming leaders in the business community to attend either of his Business Roundtable Series to be held on Wednesday, September 18 in O’Fallon, Highland, and…


Wednesday, August 28, 2019
Grant opportunity for schools visiting the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

State Representative Charlie Meier is sharing an opportunity for local schools to receive a grant if they send their students to Springfield to visit the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and…


Wednesday, August 28, 2019
Meier Receives Friend of Infrastructure Award

The “Friend of Infrastructure Award” ceremony was held for Rep. Meier in Nashville, IL at NOTS Logistics, LLC.


Friday, August 23, 2019
Meier’s bill to secure funding for county agriculture programs signed into law

Legislation sponsored by State Representative Charlie Meier (R-Okawville) to secure annual funding for agriculture education programs, including 4-H was signed into law by Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker. “Oftentimes funding for…


Friday, August 16, 2019
Property Tax Survey – Have Your Voice Heard!

Please click on the image to complete the five-question property tax survey. Your feedback will help Representative Meier fight for lower property taxes for Illinois families.


Monday, August 12, 2019
Rep. Meier provides Session Update at Highland Chamber of Commerce luncheon

State Representative Charlie Meier spoke to leaders of the business community at the Highland Chamber of Commerce luncheon held on Monday, July 29. Rep. Meier provided an update on the…


Monday, August 12, 2019
Rep. Meier to host ceremony designating Route 160 overpass ‘Richard Clayton Bridge’

Illinois State Representative Charlie Meier (R-Okawville) will be hosting a ceremony to designate the bridge on Route 160 between Highland and Grantfork in Madison County crossing over I-70 as the…


Thursday, August 8, 2019
Meier to serve on Property Tax Relief Task Force

State Representative Charlie Meier (R-Okawville) has been appointed to serve on the newly-formed bipartisan Property Tax Relief Task Force by House Republican Leader Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs). The bipartisan task…