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Wednesday, May 5, 2021
Legislative Spotlight: Alex’s Law Aims to Tackle Opioid Crisis

This article is the first in a series highlighting legislation sponsored or co-sponsored by State Representative Seth Lewis.  A bill co-sponsored by State Representative Seth Lewis that could help prevent…


Tuesday, April 27, 2021
Lewis passes Cal’s Law out of the Illinois House of Representatives

Children diagnosed with cancer would have greater access to diagnostic testing under the first bill passed through the Illinois House of Representatives by freshmen State Representative Seth Lewis (R-Bartlett).  House…


Monday, April 26, 2021
Op-ed: Reimagine Illinois

I’d like to ask you to reimagine our state as a place where corrupt officials don’t make the rules, and responsible fiscal leadership is the norm. A state where we are growing jobs and opportunities while also providing for public safety. This isn’t a pipe dream. This is possible, and the House Republican Caucus has a plan to make it happen – Reimagine Illinois.


Thursday, April 22, 2021
Lewis Votes “Yea” on Leader Term Limits

Legislative leaders would be subject to term limits under legislation co-sponsored by State Representative Seth Lewis (R-Bartlett) that cleared the House of Representatives on Thursday, April 22, 2021. Lewis has…


Thursday, April 15, 2021
Lewis Supports Legislation to Teach Contributions of Asian-Americans in Schools

As the Illinois House of Representatives convened during the week, State Representative Seth Lewis (R-Bartlett) voted in favor of a measure that would ensure that Asian-American history is taught in…


Thursday, March 11, 2021
Lewis Tackles Local Term Limits

Certain units of local government would be required to consider imposing term limits on their leadership under new legislation introduced by State Representative Seth Lewis (R-Bartlett). While the legislation doesn’t…


Wednesday, March 3, 2021
Lewis Launches Traveling Office Hours

State Rep. Seth Lewis is launching a new traveling office hours program, making staff from his office available to assist constituents throughout the 45th House District.  “I believe it’s important to…


Thursday, February 25, 2021
Lewis Appointed to House Committees

BARTLETT— Freshmen State Representative Seth Lewis (R-Bartlett) has been appointed to serve on six house committees. Lewis brings to the legislature dynamic experience in engineering, manufacturing, small business, and insurance that…


Monday, February 22, 2021
State Representative Seth Lewis Urges Bipartisan Cooperation Following Signature of HB 3653

BARTLETT— Controversial criminal justice legislation was signed into law in Illinois on Monday, February 22. In response to the signing of House Bill 3653, which makes sweeping changes to law enforcement…


Wednesday, February 10, 2021
Representative Lewis: Room for Bipartisanship Moving Forward

State Representative Seth Lewis (R-Bartlett) and other legislators gathered in the capitol building today for the first time in over a year to vote on the rules by which the Illinois House…