David McSweeney

David McSweeney

226-N Stratton Office Building Springfield, IL   62706 (217) 782-1517
105 E. Main Street Cary, IL  60013 (847) 516-0052
mcsweeney@ilhousegop.org

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Top 7 Issues Voting Record

We’ve identified 7 Top Issues that most affect Illinois communities and the state of our political landscape. We’ve documented your legislator’s voting record on key bills:

TOP 7 ISSUES
FOR DEMOCRACY

VOTING
RECORD

Democracy

  • Voted AgainstHB2462A bill to prohibit employers from screening job applicants based on their salary history.

Education

  • Voted AgainstHJRCA26A bill to amend the Illinois Constitution to increase income taxes by 3% on income over $1,000,000, and use the revenue generated to fund schools.
  • Voted ForHB1774A bill to create an Elected School Board for Chicago.
  • Voted AgainstHB0213A bill to provide School Choice Scholarships to families sending their children to nonpublic (charter) schools.
  • Voted AgainstSB0001A bill to enact evidence-based school funding, vetoed by Governor Rauner.

Worker's Rights

  • Voted AgainstSB1720A bill to enforce workers’ rights and wage regulations by prohibiting employers that violate state labor laws from receiving state contracts for five years.
  • Voted AgainstHB4036A bill to grant a minimum of 12 weeks of paid leave per year to Illinois workers who are victims of domestic or sexual violence.
  • Voted AgainstHB3538A bill to prevent companies that move jobs out of state from receiving state development assistance, and to require that these companies pay back any assistance they received.
  • Voted AgainstHB2462A bill to prohibit employers from screening job applicants based on their salary history.

Immigration

  • Voted AgainstSB0031A bill to prevent Illinois law enforcement from detaining residents on the basis of their immigration status.

Criminal Justice

  • Voted ForHB3817 A bill allowing juvenile criminal records to be expunged.
  • Voted AgainstSB2465 A bill to repeal a law requiring that incarcerated people reimburse the Illinois Department of Corrections for the cost of their prison stay.
  • Voted AgainstSB1657A bill to require stricter licensing of gun dealers, vetoed by Governor Rauner.
  • Voted ForSB2562A bill to allow police to use surveillance drones to monitor large events, gatherings, and protests.

Healthcare

  • Voted AgainstHB5576A bill expanding state and private insurance coverage for contraceptives.
  • Voted AgainstHB0040A bill requiring state health insurance and Medicaid to cover abortions.
  • Voted AgainstHB2771A bill requiring employers to provide a minimum of 5 days' paid sick leave to workers.

Environment

  • Voted ForSB2814 A bill supporting the development of state energy resources and providing funding for Exelon nuclear plants.
  • Voted ForSB2920 A bill empowering the Illinois Commission on Environmental Justice to review and offer advice on any state implementation of the US EPA’s Clean Power Plan, and increase our state's commitment to clean energy.
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