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Government Reform

Reforming government isn’t always popular and it isn’t always easy, but most things that are worth doing aren’t. Jeff led a bipartisan effort to reduce the number of politicians on the County Board, and voted to eliminate taxpayer-funded pensions and insurance for County Board members, saving taxpayer resources and reducing unnecessary bureaucracy.


He helped pass a tough new package of ethics laws that included an anti-nepotism provision. We need more reformers like Jeff in Springfield to begin to repair our state’s reputation, saving taxpayer money and attracting new investments that create jobs and economic opportunity.

Jeff Deppe

Democrat for State Representative
District 72 

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