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Ugaste Receives Illinois Farm Bureau ACTIVATOR Award

The Illinois Farm Bureau ACTIVATOR Friends of Agriculture is awarded to candidates who understand the important role agriculture plays in Illinois. The agriculture industry makes up over 20% of Illinois’ economy, and is our largest sector. I am honored to receive this award, and I look forward to continuing to find ways to improve and…
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Chicago Tribune Endorses Dan Ugaste

Republican incumbent Dan Ugaste of Geneva has a good counterpoint to the argument by many Democrats that Michael Madigan should step down as House Speaker and state Democratic Party chairman only if he is convicted of allegations stemming from the ongoing ComEd bribery scandal. “This is not a court of law,” Ugaste says. “This is…
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As Marine Storms Madigan’s Bluff – Ugaste Demands Transparency From Paschke

As Marine Storms Madigan’s Bluff – Ugaste Demands Transparency From Paschke GENEVA, ILLINOIS – More than four days ago, former U.S. Marine and current Democrat Illinois State Representative Stephanie Kifowit (D-84) announced her candidacy to become the new Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives, setting up the first challenge from a Democrat to Speaker…
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NW Herald Endorsement: Illinois State Rep. Dist. 66: Dan Ugaste

Dan Ugaste, R-St.Charles, is looking to win his second term as the state representative from District 65 against Democratic opponent Martha Paschke, D-Geneva. Ugaste is a conservative who continues to fight to lower our property taxes and has fought against a graduated income tax. “I have submitted multiple bills proposing tax relief, government consolidation and…
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The Daily Herald Endorses Dan Ugaste

The 65th House District in the Illinois General Assembly has been reliably Republican for decades, but it’s getting competitive. Before attorney Dan Ugaste of Geneva was elected in 2018, Steve Andersson held the seat. Before him, it was Tim Schmitz — for eight terms. Ugaste sneaked past Democrat Richard Johnson two years ago in Ugaste’s…
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Dan Ugaste Endorsed By The Illinois Fraternal Order Of Police

Dan Ugaste Endorsed By The Illinois Fraternal Order Of Police GENEVA – State Representative Dan Ugaste (R-65) has been formally endorsed by the Illinois Fraternal Order of Police (FOP), which represents over 33,000 active and retired Illinois police officers.  Ugaste accepted the endorsement and support of the police organization with gratitude and vowed to work…
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Sheriffs of Illinois PAC Announces Ugaste as a “Sheriffs’ Star” Award Recipient

Springfield, Ill. — Sheriffs of Illinois PAC today announce its “Sheriffs’ Star” legislative endorsement for the 101 st General Assembly. The program is further engaging Illinois Sheriffs in the policy-making process. It is now more important than ever that law enforcement have legislators that value the protections and services provided by law enforcement. “Legislators write…
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Community Care Package Drive, Saturday July 11

Valley View Baptist Church, 6N656 Rt. 25, 10-11 AM on July 11th (Located in St. Charles Township between St. Charles and South Elgin) This is a drive-thru, outdoor event. Fresh Oberweis Dairy milk, RX Water, assorted food items, masks, and food coupons will be served. All are welcome, no questions asked.  Sponsored by the following…
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