News 2006

December

December 21, 2006
Lisa Madigan and Jesse White Announce Indictment and Arrest of Real Estate Developer For Defrauding Elderly Huntley Woman

December 14, 2006
Offices To Close For Christmas

December 4, 2006Versión en Español
White Announces Winners Of Second Annual Illinois Emerging Writers Competition


November

November 21, 2006Versión en Español
Jesse White Announces Second Annual Sting Targeting Holiday Shoppers Who Abuse Disability Parking Laws

November 20, 2006Versión en Español
Jesse White Announces Illinois Veterans History Project Forms Are Now Available At All Public Libraries

November 15, 2006Versión en Español
Secretary White Encourages Drivers to Be Safe This Thanksgiving — Designate Sober Driver

November 3, 2006Versión en Español
White Announces Family Reading Night Set For November 16th


October

October 30, 2006
Jesse White Urges State Board of Education To Restore Driver Education Positions

October 17, 2006
Jesse White Awards Public Library Construction Grants

October 11, 2006
Jesse White's Teen Driver Safety Task Force Meets For Final Hearing In Chicago

October 5, 2006
Jesse White Awards Annual Library Training Grants


September

September 28, 2006Versión en Español
White Says Illinois Authors Book Fair Expanding To Three Days November 16-18

September 26, 2006
White Awards $3.4 Million In LSTA Grants To Libraries, Library Systems & Museums

September 21, 2006Versión en Español
Jesse White's Teen Driver Safety Task Force To Meet In Carterville Sept. 26

September 12, 2006 Versión en Español
Jesse White's Teen Driver Safety Task Force Meets In Springfield
First Of Three Statewide Public Hearings


August

August 29, 2006Versión en Español
White Creates Task Force to Study Teen Driver Safety Issues

August 23, 2006
Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White Announces Internet Transactions Are Up 25 Percent

August 23, 2006
2006 Secretary Of State Antique Vehicle Show Coming Soon

August 21, 2006
Offices to Close For Labor Day

August 21, 2006Versión en Español
White Announces Illinois State Library To Host "Alexander Hamilton" Traveling Exhibition

August 15, 2006Versión en Español
Jesse White Unveils New Pick-A-Plate Program at the State Fair
Allows Illinois Drivers To Search For Plates Online

August 11, 2006Versión en Español
Jesse White's Secretary of State Police To Be Conducting Disability Parking Enforcement at State Fair

August 11, 2006Versión en Español
Jesse White New Donor Registry Signs up Millionth Participant

August 8, 2006Versión en Español
Jesse White Announces Business Transactions for Uniform Commercial Code Can Be Filed Online

August 2, 2006Versión en Español
White Creates New Website For Public To Report Corruption


July

July 28, 2006Versión en Español
Madigan, White: Chicago Man Indicted For Loan And Securities Fraud

July 27, 2006 Versión en Español
White Announces Former Springfield Stockbroker Charged with Defrauding Clients of $1.4 Million, Following Secretary of State Securities Investigation

July 25, 2006Versión en Español
White Awards Annual Adult Literacy Grants

July 21, 2006Versión en Español
2006 Secretary Of State Antique Vehicle Show Coming Soon

July 12, 2006Versión en Español
White Announces Public Libraries May Apply For Construction Grants


June

June 28, 2006Versión en Español
Governor Signs Jesse White's Initiative to Prevent the Misuse of Driver's License Information
Protects Personal Information of Driver's and ID holders

June 22, 2006Versión en Español
Governor Signs White's Initiative Requiring Increased Training For Teen Drivers

June 8, 2006Versión en Español
White Says Titles For Potential Hurricane Flood Vehicles Will Be Closely Scrutinized

June 2, 2006Versión en Español
Jesse White Unveils Campaign "Don't Get Scammed," Encourages Illinoisans to Check Before Investing


May

May 25, 2006Versión en Español
Jesse White And Illinois Press Association Shine "Spotlight" On Outstanding Literacy Students And Tutors

May 24, 2006Versión en Español
Secretary White Urges Drivers To Wear Safety Belts As Memorial Day Approaches
Secretary Of State Police Will Be Patrolling Illinois Roads For DUI, Safety Belt and Speeding Violations

May 23, 2006United States Department of Justice Press Release
Former Naperville Resident Convicted Of $5 Million Investment Fraud

May 22, 2006Versión en Español
White Announces Oswego Man Sentenced for Fraud of Almost $3 Million Following Secretary of State and Law Enforcement Investigation
Ponzi Scheme Claims 79 victims in Illinois, Maryland, Georgia and Florida

May 9, 2006Versión en Español
Secretary White Announces New Rules of the Road Includes Information For Motorists On Traffic Stops

May 4, 2006Versión en Español
Secretary White Urges Illinoisans to Focus on Investing Wisely During Money Smart Week

May 4, 2006Versión en Español
White Joins Illinois Police Officers Memorial to Honor 49 Fallen Officers At Annual Service


April

April 28, 2006
White Awards Penny Severns Summer Family Literacy Grants

April 27, 2006
White Announces Launch Of Ask?Away Illinois Virtual Reference Program

April 26, 2006
White Announces Poetry, Short Stories For Second Emerging Writers Competition

April 26, 2006
White Announces 29 Libraries To Join Local Library System Automation Programs

April 17, 2006 Versión en Español
Statement from Jesse White, Illinois Secretary of State Regarding Verdict of Former Governor and Secretary of State George H. Ryan

April 4, 2006Versión en Español
Jesse White Unveils Ad Campaign To Kick Off Donate Life! Month, Encourages Illinoisans to Join New Donor Registry Through Statewide Drives

April 4, 2006Versión en Español
White Announces Illinois Network Of Libraries Serving Print Impaired Wins National Award


March

March 31, 2006
White Marks National Library Week April 2-8, National Library Workers Day April 4

March 30, 2006Versión en Español
White Announces Illinois State Library Receives $6.2 Million In Federal LSTA Funds To Distribute To Libraries

March 28, 2006 Versión en Español
Senate Approves Measure Requiring Increased Training For Teen Drivers

March 22, 2006
White Announces Illinois Winners Of 2006 Letters About Literature Contest

March 9, 2006Versión en Español
Secretary White Distributes New License Plate Guide To Law Enforcement
Police Agencies Applaud White's Efforts

March 3, 2006Versión en Español
White Congratulates Network of Illinois Libraries Serving Blind on 75th Anniversary

March 1, 2006Versión en Español
White Announces Freeport, Joliet, Kankakee, Richton Park and Sparta Libraries to Host New Project Next Generation Programs


February

February 27, 2006Versión en Español
Secretary White Announces New Internet Program For Circuit Breaker Refunds

February 24, 2006Versión en Español
White Awards Grants To Public Libraries

February 24, 2006Versión en Español
White Awards Annual Grants To School Libraries

February 22, 2006Versión en Español
House Approves Measure Requiring Increased Training For Teen Drivers

February 10, 2006Versión en Español
State Archives Places Civil War Data Base On-Line

February 9, 2006Versión en Español
White and D'Amico Seek Increased Training for Young Drivers

February 8, 2006Versión en Español
White Announces Release of Toby Tire School Bus Safety Children's Storybook


January

January 9, 2006Versión en Español
Offices To Close For Martin Luther King Day