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Press Releases 

January 2015

Simon: Clemency granted to those on the right side of history

December 2014

Simon releases annual survey of State Board of Education, Regional Offices of Education

November 2014

Lt. Gov. Simon, Illinois Chamber of Commerce present findings of state’s first military economic impact study

Simon supports first responders at EMS summit

Simon urges support of minimum wage increase

October 2014

September 2014

Simon kicks off Domestic Violence Awareness Month cell phone drive

Simon honors Rep. Mike Smith on It's Our River Day

Lt. Governor donates books to Du Quoin Schools

Simon: College partnership should serve as model to boost state’s workforce

Simon launches Virtual Legal Clinic in Moline

August 2014

Simon welcomes Class of 2025 back to Bloomington Junior High School

Simon welcomes Class of 2025 back to Carbondale Middle School

Lt. Governor donates books to Springfield schools

Skokie school districts enact Lt. Governor's education reforms

Simon visits Asian carp rendering plant in Grafton

July 2014

Simon announces 2014 State Fair schedule

Simon launches Virtual Legal Clinic in Danville

Simon: Protect women's access to healthcare

June 2014

Lt. Governor Simon-backed military education reform becomes law

Simon kicks off electric vehicle road trip, encourages employers to take the charging pledge

Lt. Governor Sheila Simon visits Murphysboro kitchen to spread the word about free summer lunches for kids

Illinois Lt. Governor Sheila Simon and Louisiana Lt. Governor Jay Dardenne call for comprehensive strategy to save Mississippi River

May 2014

Simon, Verizon present $100,000 grant to support Virtual Legal Clinic

Lt. Governor Simon-backed military education reform overwhelmingly passes Illinois General Assembly

Lt. Governor Simon-backed military education reform legislation advances

Lt. Gov. Simon delivers Kishwaukee commencement address

Simon to visit Woodstock Farmers Market

Lt. Governor Simon promoting healthy habits during National Women’s Health Week

Lt. Governor Simon to recognize “2013 CNN Hero of the Year” Chad Pregracke

Durbin, Shock, Davis, Simon Celebrate Opening of Renovated 183rd Fighter Wing 

April 2014

Simon pushes for much-needed education funding reforms

Simon: Combating food insecurity must be a priority

Durbin, Kirk, Simon Join Secretary of the Air Force at Scott Air Force Base

Simon releases 2013 tax returns

Lt. Gov. Simon raising sexual assault awareness in Peoria

Simon pushing increased access to local, healthy foods

Lt. Governor Simon applauds passage of military education reform legislation

Simon recognizes Equal Pay Day in Illinois

Simon pushes for dual credit incentives

March 2014

Simon calls for more women-owned businesses in Illinois

Lt. Governor Simon announces comprehensive military study

Simon joined by neighboring Lt. Governors in fight for education and waterway reforms

Lt. Gov. Simon announces Rural Illinois Champion Recipient

February 2014 

Simon designates Silvis as Illinois Main Street community

Lt. Governor Simon honors teens working to end teen dating violence

Lt. Gov. Simon applauds farm bill being signed into law

Simon announces tax transparency tool

Simon urges support of education funding reforms

January 2014 

Lt. Gov. Simon promotes college completion efforts at NIU

Lt. Gov. Simon seeking Rural Illinois Champion nominees

Simon encourages volunteering on National Day of Service

Simon urges bipartisan support for Illinois farmers, consumers

Simon launches important military study

Simon: Big ideas, big reforms needed for Illinois education funding

Simon: New Year, New Law to Assist Emergency Responders