Chapin Rose

Illinois State Senator | 51st District

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New Laws in 2015

posted on Friday, December 12, 2014 12:00 AM
On Jan. 1, 2015, more than 200 new laws will take effect in Illinois touching many areas of state government from education and public safety, to transportation and wildlife. Read More >


Action Planned on Kilgore in Spring Session

posted on Wednesday, December 10, 2014 12:00 AM
The University of Illinois Board of Trustees recently cleared the way for former Symbionese Liberation Army member and convicted felon James Kilgore to work on campus again. Days later, the U of I rehired Kilgore. Read More >


Hundreds of Jobs Coming to Douglas County

posted on Monday, December 01, 2014 12:00 AM
Cronus Chemicals will start construction on a fertilizer plant in Tuscola early next year. Senator Rose tells you why in this video what impact it will have on East Central Illinois. Read More >


Senator Rose Meets with Decatur Chamber

posted on Thursday, November 20, 2014 12:00 AM
State Senator Chapin Rose meets with the Greater Decatur Chamber of Commerce at the Statehouse. Read More >


After Legislators Complain, DNR finally takes action on Eagle Creek

posted on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 12:00 AM
After state and federal legislators joined with Shelby and Moultrie County leaders to hold a press conference last month that blistered the Illinois Department of Natural Resource (IDNR) for its complete and total lack of action with respect to the Eagle Creek Resort, IDNR finally moved forward with a study that the agency had promised local leaders would be completed last summer. Read More >


Sen. Rose receives “Friend of Agriculture Award” from the Illinois Farm Bureau

posted on Friday, October 24, 2014 12:00 AM
The Illinois Farm Bureau has presented State Senator Chapin Rose with the Illinois Farm Bureau “Friend of Agriculture” award. Read More >


Fall harvest season brings safety concerns

posted on Thursday, September 25, 2014 12:00 AM
As the fall harvest season begins, we all must remember that safety is a key factor in the success of farming. Read More >


Rose Backed Richland CC Idea Signed into Law – Effort to Help Get People Back to Work

posted on Friday, August 15, 2014 12:00 AM
SPRINGFIELD, IL – A new law spearheaded by State Senator Chapin Rose (R-Mahomet) to create a two-year pilot program to help transition laid-off workers back to work has been signed into law today by the Governor. Read More >


Rose statement on Illinois Supreme Court decision on retiree insurance

posted on Friday, July 04, 2014 12:00 AM
SPRINGFIELD, IL – State Sen. Chapin Rose (R-Mahomet) offered the following comments on the July 3 Illinois Supreme Court decision, which upheld insurance benefits for retired public sector employees. Read More >


Sen. Rose to introduce legislation to legalize fireworks in Illinois

posted on Thursday, July 03, 2014 12:00 AM
SPRINGFIELD, IL – There is nothing more American than backyard barbeques, baseball and fireworks for the annual celebration of our nation’s birth, and State Sen. Chapin Rose (R-Mahomet) is hoping to attract the booming fireworks industry to Illinois, stop the loss of sale’s tax dollars to surrounding states, and create a few jobs in the process. Read More >