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Kankakee Daily Journal: Kinzinger selected to serve on China task force

Illinois Congressman Adam Kinzinger was selected by House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., to serve on the China Task Force, a committee of House members that will address the threats posed by the Communist Party of China.


Fox News: House Republicans launch China Task Force amid growing scrutiny over coronavirus response

House Republicans on Thursday launched a “China Task Force” to coordinate a strategy against the geopolitical threat from Beijing — coming amid global scrutiny over China’s handling of the coronavirus outbreak.


Pekin Daily Times: LaHood, Kinzinger seek aid for pork producers

Illinois’ five Republican congressmen asked Democratic Gov. JB Pritzker on Tuesday to seek federal emergency funds for a state pork production industry in “crisis mode” due to the coronavirus.


The Ripon Advance: Illinois GOP members seek phased reopening of home-state businesses

Illinois Republican U.S. Reps. Rodney Davis, Adam Kinzinger, John Shimkus, and Darin LaHood requested that their home-state governor begin a phased regional reopening of Illinois businesses during the current pandemic.


Fox 32: Kinzinger talks about financial assistance for families

Rep. Adam Kinzinger talks about financial assistance for families during the coronavirus outbreak.


Rock River Times: Adam Kinzinger calls on Pritzker re-open state by region

U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger (Illinois-16), along with four other Illinois Republicans, has sent a letter to Gov. J.B. Pritzker, urging a him to consider a regional, phased re-opening of the economy.


WSPY News: Local Members of Congress Support Coronavirus Relief Bill

Both local Democratic and Republican members of Congress applauded Thursday's passage of federal legislation for another infusion of funds for small businesses and other needs.


The Ripon Advance: Kinzinger sponsors two bills aimed at fighting social media fraud

U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) last week introduced two bills to help combat social media scams by holding violators more accountable and requiring platforms to take more responsibility with user protections.


WCMY: Candidates talk COVID-19 response; health insurance

Incumbent Republican Adam Kinzinger says Pres. Trump acted correctly by imposing travel bans, but says the federal government’s lack of tests and personal protective equipment is a shortfall that needs to be addressed. 


WIFR: Farmers prepare for COVID-19 effects

After a shaky 2019 farmers across the region had high hopes for this year’s crop but farmers are facing some unique challenges.