Illinois House of Representatives

Rep. Dan Swanson

A special license plate will soon be available for another group of Illinois veterans. State Representative Dan Swanson from Woodhull, a veteran himself, sponsored legislation to create a license plate for veterans of the Cold War that the governor signed into law earlier this month.

Jordan Thoms

Three candidates are now running for a seat on the Illinois House, which will be vacated by Pat Verschoore. Yesterday, a marketing and events coordinator from Rock Island, Jordan Thoms announced he's running to represent the 72nd District.