Adam Kinzinger http://northernpublicradio.org en Economic Development In Northern Illinois http://northernpublicradio.org/post/economic-development-northern-illinois <p></p><p>Economic development is the focus of WNIJ’s latest collaboration with the Rockford Register Star. WNIJ’s Mike Moen and the Register Star’s Chuck Sweeny recently discussed the topic with 16<sup>th</sup> District Congressman Adam Kinzinger and Jason Anderson, who's the economic development director for the city of Rochelle. Wed, 25 Sep 2013 10:32:50 +0000 Mike Moen 36656 at http://northernpublicradio.org Economic Development In Northern Illinois Illinois Lawmakers Back Obama's Action http://northernpublicradio.org/post/illinois-lawmakers-back-obamas-action <p></p><p>President Obama's statement on Syria has drawn responses from Illinois' elected representatives.</p><p>On Saturday, the president said the White House plans to take military action against Syria's regime for its use of chemical weapons, but added that he first will&nbsp; seek approval from Congress.</p><p>16th District Congressman Adam Kinzinger says if he is asked to go to Washington right away, he would support taking military action. But the Republican says the longer it takes to get approval, the action taken by U.S. forces becomes less effective.</p> Sun, 01 Sep 2013 03:47:24 +0000 Mike Moen 35465 at http://northernpublicradio.org Illinois Lawmakers Back Obama's Action House Members: Sequestration Hits Home http://northernpublicradio.org/post/house-members-sequestration-hits-home <p></p><p>Members of Congress are back home instead of trying to work out a plan to avoid massive across-the-board cuts scheduled to take effect March 1<sup>st</sup>. Many are using the opportunity to show how sequestration will hurt the people who live and work in their districts.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 20 Feb 2013 11:21:31 +0000 Susan Stephens 25739 at http://northernpublicradio.org House Members: Sequestration Hits Home Kinzinger And Bustos React To State Of The Union http://northernpublicradio.org/post/kinzinger-and-bustos-react-state-union <div><p>Many members of Illinois' Congressional delegation offered their thoughts on last night's State of the Union speech. <a href="http://kinzinger.house.gov/#dialog">16th District Republican Adam Kinzinger </a>held a conference call with reporters. <a href="http://bustos.house.gov/">17th District Democrat Cheri Bustos </a>issued a statement immediately following the address. Wed, 13 Feb 2013 12:16:43 +0000 Mike Moen 25430 at http://northernpublicradio.org Kinzinger And Bustos React To State Of The Union Congressmen Kinzinger And Foster Agree, Basically, On Immigration Reform Outline http://northernpublicradio.org/post/congressmen-kinzinger-and-foster-agree-basically-immigration-reform-outline <p></p><p>A bi-partisan Senate effort to come up with an immigration reform plan is getting a good reception -- but some members of Congress are hanging back in their support until they know more details.</p><p> Tue, 29 Jan 2013 05:06:55 +0000 Susan Stephens 24667 at http://northernpublicradio.org Congressmen Kinzinger And Foster Agree, Basically, On Immigration Reform Outline Bustos, Kinzinger Ready To Work In New Congress http://northernpublicradio.org/post/bustos-kinzinger-ready-work-new-congress <p>The 113th Congress includes a freshman Democrat from northern Illinois and a second term Republican from a neighboring district who is taking on new territory. <a href="http://bustos.house.gov/">Cheri Bustos</a> and <a href="http://kinzinger.house.gov">Adam Kinzinger</a> are busy preparing for what lies ahead in the next session.</p><p></p><p></p><p> Thu, 10 Jan 2013 12:26:27 +0000 Mike Moen 23827 at http://northernpublicradio.org Bustos, Kinzinger Ready To Work In New Congress 16th District Dems choose Rohl for run against Congressman Kinzinger http://northernpublicradio.org/post/16th-district-dems-choose-rohl-run-against-congressman-kinzinger <p>Democratic leaders in the 16<sup>th</sup> Congressional district have chosen a candidate to run against Republican Adam Kinzinger this fall. A caucus of county party leaders within the district voted to slate Wanda Rohl.</p><p> Wed, 09 May 2012 07:29:11 +0000 Susan Stephens 11399 at http://northernpublicradio.org 16th District Dems choose Rohl for run against Congressman Kinzinger