JOHN SHIMKUS IS RECOGNIZED BY LEADING ORGANIZATIONS AS A FIGHTER FOR OUR ILLINOIS VALUES IN CONGRESS. GET INFORMED ABOUT WHO’S ENDORSING JOHN!

Priorities

Agriculture

Southern Illinois is known for its agriculture, fueling not only our state, but the country. It is important that the agriculture sector is strong and that we protect our farmers’ ability to manage their farms… read more

Energy

John supports a diversified, all-of-the-above energy strategy. John supports developing energy at home to create jobs, reduce costs for businesses and families, and reduce our reliance on unstable foreign regions. As a member of the… read more

Healthcare

It is time to walk away from the Obama’s failed experiment with our healthcare system. Obamacare failed to live up to its basic promises. Policies have been cancelled. Premiums continue to increase. John believes that… read more

Jobs and the Economy

John believes that government interference does not create jobs and that in order to have employees, you must have employers. It’s time for the government to get out of the way and continue to roll… read more

Life

As a Christian and as a Father, John knows that life begins at conception. From the very beginning, to the very end, life is always worth defending. The unborn are quite literally the most vulnerable… read more

National Security

National Security threats are real both at home and abroad. As a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point and a U.S. Army veteran, John understands the need for a strong, well-funded… read more

Second Amendment

Our nation’s Founding Fathers made it a point to secure the right to bear arms for American citizens to protect themselves and their families against threats and government tyranny.  Americans need a way to defend… read more

Spending

Government spending is out of control. In Washington, both Republicans and Democrats continue to present overblown budgets. Enough is enough. It’s time for Washington to start living by the same rules as American families and… read more

Taxes

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act created relief for families all across America. Middle-class Illinoisans deserve to keep their hard-earned money, not send it to Washington. John is ready to build on the successes of… read more

Veterans

As a military veteran himself, John has a special appreciation for the men and women who have stood up to selflessly defend our nation. Veterans deserve high quality and timely care when they return home.… read more

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The King will answer and say to them, ‘Truly I say to you, to the extent that you did it to one of these brothers of Mine, even the least of them, you did it to Me.’ ... See MoreSee Less

 

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Acts 28:11 (ASV) 11 And after three months we set sail in a ship of Alexandria which had wintered in the island, whose sign was The Twin Brothers.

Amen!

Matthew 22:32 “I AM THE GOD OF ABRAHAM, AND THE GOD OF ISSAC, AND THE GOD OF JACOB’? He is not the God of the dead but the living.” ... See MoreSee Less

 

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James 2:23 (KJV) 23 And the scripture was fulfilled which saith, Abraham believed God, and it was imputed unto him for righteousness: and he was called the Friend of God.

John 12:24 Truly, Truly, I say to you, unless a grain of wheat falls into the earth and dies it remains alone; but if it does, it bears much fruit ... See MoreSee Less

 

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Did I somehow stumble onto a church's facebook page? I thought this was a political page.

Why is the Congressman unconstitutionally blocking constituents on his Facebook page?

1 Corinthians 15:37 (DRV) 37 And that which thou sowest, thou sowest not the body that shall be; but bare grain, as of wheat, or of some of the rest.