News 2003

December

December 18, 2003
White Urges Families of Service Personnel to "Send Love Through The Library" This Holiday Season

December 17, 2003
White Urges Motorists to Celebrate the New Year Safely
Secretary of State Police will participate in Roadside Safety Checks and DUI Patrols

December 16, 2003
Secretary of State Jesse White Alerts Drivers to New Laws Affecting Motorists for 2004

December 12, 2003
White Announces Paul Simon Books to be on Display at Illlinois State Library

December 12, 2003
Indianapolis School Bus Fatality Prompts Warning From Secretary White

December 10, 2003
Offices to Close for New Year

December 8, 2003
Secretary White Notes Increase in Alcohol-Related Crashes for December 2002
Urges Motorists to Celebrate This Year Safely

December 3, 2003
Offices to Close for Christmas


November

November 26, 2003
White Urges Motorists Don't Drink and Drive During The Thanksgiving Holiday
White reminds motorists to wear safety belt following passage of primary safety belt law

November 25, 2003
Offices to Close for Thanksgiving

November 5, 2003
Offices to Close for Veteran's Day

November 4, 2003
White Announces Family Reading Night Celebration November 20th


October

October 18, 2003
Jesse White Announces Emergency Hot Line Numbers

October 16, 2003
White Awards Library Services and Technology Act Grants

October 8, 2003
Offices to Close for Columbus Day

October 3, 2003
White Announces National Library Leadership Grants Awarded to Illinois State Library

October 2, 2003
White Announces Winners at 2003 Antique Vehicle Show


September

September 26, 2003
Secretary of State Jesse White Says Kansas Manhunt is Good Reason to Remind Students of the #1 School Bus Safety Lesson: "Stay Away From Strangers"

September 25, 2003
Secretary of State Jesse White Invites Young Readers to Enter Letters About Literature Writing Contest

September 23, 2003
White Awards Library Training Grants to 15 Illinois Students

September 17, 2003
Ensuring Fair Markets For All Investors

September 4, 2003
Literacy Providers Get Annual Grants From Jesse White

September 3, 2003
White Announces Almost 60 Under-Aged Youth Caught Using Fake ID's To Frequent Division Street Bars
Offenders Face License Suspensions of One Year


August

August 28, 2003
Secretary White Announces Office to Accept American Express By Phone and on the Internet Beginning September 1st

August 27, 2003
Offices to Close for Labor Day

August 27, 2003
White Urges Motorists to Celebrate the Labor Day Weekend Safely

August 20, 2003
White Applauds Governor for Signing Legislation Creating Permanent Inspector General with Broader Powers

August 19, 2003
2003 Secretary of State's Antique Vehicle Show Coming Soon

August 5, 2003
White Announces New Illinois Authors Collection at State Library


July

July 24, 2003
New Location for Peoria Driver Services Facility Open Tuesday

July 11, 2003
Illinois State Library Obtains Grant From Gates Foundation For Statewide Web Based Training Initiative

July 11, 2003
White Announces New Tool To Save Electronic Government Documents

July 2, 2003
White Urges Motorists to Celebrate July 4th Weekend Safely


June

June 25, 2003
Offices to Close for Independence Day

June 16, 2003
Las Vegas, Nevada Woman Pleads Guilty to Defrauding McHenry County Investors in $1,000,000+ Fraud

June 16, 2003
2003 Secretary of State's Auto Show Coming Soon

June 11, 2003
White Announces Illinois State Library Participation in Digital Talking Book Project

June 6, 2003
Illinois State Library Named for Former Poet Laureate Gwendolyn Brooks

June 5, 2003
White Applauds Legislature for Permanent Inspector General With Broader Powers


May

May 23, 2003
Secretary of State Jesse White & Illinois Press Association Honor Outstanding Literacy Students & Tutors

May 16, 2003
Secretary White Urges Drivers To Use Their Safety Belts

May 7, 2003
White Announces Grant to State Library for Program to Commemorate Lewis and Clark Expedition


April

April 16, 2003
White Awards Penny Severns Summer Reading Literacy Grants

April 15, 2003
Motorists with April Registrations Reminded of Deadline

April 9, 2003
Secretary of State Jesse White Honors Winners of Organ/Tissue Donor Poster Contest

April 9, 2003
White Says Texas Tragedy Serves as Sober Reminder for Students and Adults To Be Careful Around School Buses

April 7, 2003
Secretary of State Jesse White Announces Organ Donor Campaign
White Unveils New Commercial Featuring Message From Families who Lost Loved Ones 'Talk to Your Family'

April 4, 2003
Secretary of State Jesse White Promotes National Crime Victims Rights Week
Program provides up to $26 million to victims of violent crimes

April 1, 2003
White Says State Library to Receive $6 Million in Federal Funds to Support Illinois Libraries

April 1, 2003
White Salutes Illinois Librarians Celebrating National Library Week April 6-12


March

March 21, 2003
Motorists with March Registrations Reminded of Deadline

March 13, 2003
Public Invited To Free Electronic Database Training at State Library


February

February 26, 2003
White Establishes New Policy to Strengthen CDL Testing

February 20, 2003
Jesse White Awards Grants To School Libraries

February 20, 2003
Illinois State Library Hosts Electronic Resource Expositions

February 19, 2003
White Says Victims of Nightclub Tragedy May Be Eligible for Crime Victim Compensation

February 18, 2003
Secretary of State White Announces Opening of New South Holland Commercial Driver's License Facility

February 18, 2003
Motorists with February Registrations Reminded of Deadline

February 3, 2003
Original State Land Plats Now Available On-Line


January

January 29, 2003
Offices to Close for Lincoln's, Washington's Birthdays

January 23, 2003
Secretary of State White Announces New Larger Niles Facility to Open

January 23, 2003
Motorists with January Registrations Reminded of Deadline

January 2, 2003
Offices to Close for Martin Luther King Day