News 2004

December

December 29, 2004
Jesse White Unveils New Driver's Licenses for Those Under 21

December 28, 2004
Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White Announces Ford City Facility Closing

December 22, 2004
White Alerts Motorists to New Laws and Fees for 2005

December 9, 2004
Secretary Of State Driver Services Facility Moves To New Belleville Location

December 7, 2004
Offices To Close For New Year's

December 7, 2004
Offices To Close For Christmas

December 2, 2004
White Congratulates Jean Wilkins On Retirement As State Library Director


November

November 10, 2004
Offices To Close For Thanksgiving

November 8, 2004
White Announces Family Reading Night Celebration Set for Nov. 18


October

October 12, 2004
Offices to Close for General Election

October 8, 2004
White Awards Training Grants To 15 Future Librarians

October 6, 2004
White, Madigan: Cook County Man Receives Seven-Year Sentence For Stealing From Arthritic Woman's Retirement Fund

October 6, 2004
White Awards $3.9 Million In Library Services And Technology Act Grants

October 3, 2004
White Announces Winners at 2004 Antique Vehicle Show

October 1, 2004
White Signs New Contract To Purchase License Plates From Macon Resources Incorporated


September

September 21, 2004
Offices to Close for Columbus Day

September 15, 2004
White Announces Literacy Grants as Part of Literacy Month Celebrations

September 7, 2004
Secretary of State Driver Services Facility Operating at Temporary Location in Belleville

September 2, 2004
Secretary of State Jesse White Invites Young Readers to Enter Letters About Literature Contest

September 1, 2004
White Urges Motorists to Celebrate the Labor Day Weekend Safely


August

August 31, 2004
2004 Secretary of State's Antique Vehicle Show Coming Soon

August 25, 2004
Secretary of State White Joins City Clerk Laski to Increase Organ Donor Participation Illinois

August 16, 2004
Offices to Close for Labor Day

August 11, 2004
Secretary of State Jesse White offers Operation KidSafe IDs during 2004 Illinois State Fair


July

July 26, 2004
White Announces State Library Gets Grant to Implement International Library Leadership Program

July 21, 2004
Governor Signs Bill to Suspend Driving Privileges for Bribers


June

June 30, 2004
2004 Secretary of State Antique Vehicle Show Coming Soon


May

May 21, 2004
Secretary of State Jesse White & Illinois Press Association Honor Outstanding Literacy Students & Tutors

May 20, 2004
White Announces Winners of Bicycle Safety Poster Contest

May 10, 2004
White Announces New Initiative to Protect Against Identity Theft

May 6, 2004
Secretary White Announces May is National Bike Month
Urges Drivers and Bicyclists to Share the Road Safely

May 4, 2004
General Assembly Approves Bill to Suspend Driving Privileges for Bribers


April

April 20, 2004
US Department of Transportation Calls Illinois' CDL Program One of Best

April 16, 2004
White Awards Penny Severns Summer Family Literacy Grants

April 13, 2004
White Announces Illinois Winners of Letters About Literature Contest

April 12, 2004
Trucking Oversight Authority Awards Illinois $6.3 Million
White Wins Three-Year Battle with Oklahoma Over Registration Fees

April 1, 2004
Secretary of State Inspector General Jim Burns Receives Senate Confirmation


March

March 30, 2004
Secretary of State Jesse White Honors Winners of 2004 Organ/Tissue Donor Poster Contest

March 29, 2004
Secretary of State Jesse White Announces Organ/Tissue Donor Campaign
White Unveils New Commercial Focusing on those in Need of Transplants

March 25, 2004
White Announces Illinois to Receive $6.17 Million in Federal Funds for Libraries

March 25, 2004
Secretary White Urges Seniors to Protect Themselves from Internet Investment Fraud

March 18, 2004
White Announces Free Seminar on Researching Patent and Trademark Information

March 11, 2004
Illinois Authors Book Fair to be Held March 27Th at State Library in Springfield

March 5, 2004
White Welcomes Students To 5th Annual Capitol Forum On America's Future

March 2, 2004
Secretary of State Jesse White Unveils Guide for Medical Professionals In Effort to Reduce Abuse of Disability Placards and License Plates


February

February 19, 2004
White Announces 'CreditSafe' Tool for Young People To Teach Safe Use of Credit Cards

February 6, 2004
Secretary White Urges Motorists Attending Auto Show to Be Aware of Changes to Child Safety Seat Law

February 3, 2004
White Seeks Power to Suspend Driving Privleges for Bribers
Secretary of State also seeks to extend criminal penalties


January

January 27, 2004
White Issues Winter Weather Precautions for School Bus Saftey

January 27, 2004
White Announces Black History Month Events at State Library

January 26, 2004
Offices to Close for Washington's Birthday

January 22, 2004
Offices to Close for Lincoln's Birthday

January 14, 2004
White Pushes for Law to Prohibit DUI Offenders with Suspended and Revoked Licenses from Purchasing Vehicles

January 8, 2004
Offices to Close for Martin Luther King Day

January 7, 2004
White Identifies Potential Defect in Some License Plates