Chapin Rose

Fireworks
9:28 am
Mon July 7, 2014

More Fireworks In Illinois Next Year?

Originally published on Mon July 7, 2014 6:09 am

An Illinois lawmaker is already looking to next year's Fourth of July.

State Senator Chapin Rose says he saw a lot of fireworks for sale on recent trips to Kentucky, Wisconsin and Tennessee -- and saw a lot of Illinoisans crossing the state line to buy them. The Mahomet Republican says Illinois’ ban on most consumer fireworks sales is bad for the state’s economy. 

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Decision by CMS
7:20 pm
Wed October 2, 2013

Illinois to Drop Health Alliance for Retirees

The state of Illinois has removed Urbana-based Health Alliance from its list of retiree contracts, as of January 2014.

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Job Search Spending
3:07 pm
Wed May 30, 2012

Another New Restriction for Illinois Colleges

Chapin Rose
Illinois General Assembly website

Illinois lawmakers have agreed to restrict public universities from using state funding or tuition money to cover the costs of campus job searches.
 
State Representative Chapin Rose (R-Mahomet) said he has seen numerous outside search firms brought in to the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign.

He said it's unfair for taxpayers or students to pay for expensive searches, which he said in many instances are unnecessary.

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