Recent News

Durkin and Curran hosting free recycling event for area residents

State Representative Jim Durkin and State Senator John F. Curran are hosting a free recycling and paper shredding event for all area residents to drop off documents to be shred, and food, clothes and household items to be donated.

Curran appointed to Task Forces dedicated to technology and language access

Leader Bill Brady appointed Senator Curran to the Illinois Blockchain Task Force and Language Access to Government Services Task Force on September 7.

Curran appointed to Illinois Notarization Task Force

Leader Brady appointed State Senator Curran to the Notarization Task Force on Best Practice and Verification Standards to Implement Electronic Notarization on September 6.

Curran appointed to six Senate Committees, named GOP Spokesperson for Local Government Committee

Curran has been appointed to six Senate Committees and named Republican Spokesperson for the Senate Local Government Committee, which considers legislation related to local government processes, consolidation, financial responsibilities and operations.

Curran responds to approved school funding agreement

In response to the House and Senate approval of Senate Bill 1947, a bipartisan school funding plan to address Illinois’ broken school funding formula, Curran released the following statement.