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The 26th District includes communities in Cook, Kane, Lake and McHenry counties.

District Office

111 North Avenue, Suite 211
Barrington, IL 60010
Fax: 847-277-7101

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Capitol Office

108B State House
Springfield, IL 62706
Fax: 217-782-4243

Daily Herald News Updates

Rauner's transportation budget: Bikers up, transit down

Disabled transit riders are losers but motorcycle riders are winners in the proposed budget by Gov. Bruce Rauner, a Harley enthusiast. The fiscal plan would chop about $8.5 million for paratransit and increase funding for free motorcycle safety classes by $633,000. The budget also recommends significant cuts to Pace, Metra and the CTA while bumping up revenues for highways and roads.

Pyke: What local legislators say about transit cuts

If you're a Republican state lawmaker whose voters depend on Metra to get to work, how do you defend a budget that slashes transit? And if you're a Democrat from the suburbs, can you denounce a budget that gives $120 million more to roads? We examine those paradoxes, plus readers hot about distracted driving and more.

Trial set to begin in Naperville teacher's slaying

Bruce and Jami Wild say they've spent the past three years carrying what seemed to be the weight of the world on their shoulders as they mourned the death of their son, Shaun. They hope some of that weight will be lifted this week as the Naperville man accused of the slaying finally stands trial in DuPage County.