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Husband and father. Proudly serving as Illinois’ 43rd governor. We’re all safer and stronger when we go all in, Illinois. #allinillinois

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Frontline workers have carried us through this pandemic. I'm so glad that, starting today, it's now their turn to g…
Being unprepared for winter weather is not only inconvenient, but it can be dangerous. Know what to do before, duri… you were exposed to or have symptoms of COVID-19, get tested at one of our mobile testing sites this week across…'m proud to serve a state with such an entrepreneurial spirit. Last year, more than 169,500 businesses were starte… rights are human rights. Thank you, @POTUS Biden. fine men and women of @IL_Natl_Guard are helping ramp up sites across the state – and 25 teams will be deployin… was very happy to kickoff vaccinations at the Tinley Park Convention Center mass vaccination site, where those 65… can find what vaccination locations are available at and search by zip and city. You ca…, Illinois moves into Phase 1B of vaccine administration, meaning frontline essential workers and people age 6… @IDPH's announcement this morning, we now have five regions operating under Phase 4 guidelines. Let me be cle… Pritzker joins President Preckwinkle to tour the Tinley Park Convention Center vaccination site. and I are glad to join our fellow Midwest governors and lt. govs to encourage everyone to start mak…
I'm heartened that in just a few days, there’s already a noticeable difference in the effort to listen to the exper…'m proud our @ILHousing provided nearly $324M in emergency housing assistance to over 55.6K renters and homeowners… ingenuity of the people of Illinois never cease to amaze me. @SIUE's Dr. Kimberly Archer was selected by "The P…
I'm glad to see two regions that are home to 40% of Illinois' population have met @IDPH metrics to move into Tier 1… Illinois, we're beefing up assistance to all small businesses across the state so anyone eligible gets access to… our BIG program delivered a record number of grants to rural and minority-owned businesses statewide, there’s…
I'm grateful @POTUS is invoking the Defense Production Act, which I've been calling for months. It'll enhance vacci…'m pleased to see @IDPH announce that Region 4, the Metro East, has met the health metrics to move into Tier 2, le…’ve known Stephen since he was “knee-high to a grasshopper!” Now he’s 24 and an EMT who wants you to #VaxUpIL when…
Retweeted by Governor JB PritzkerAs we await greater supplies & ramp up vaccination sites, every Illinoisan can do their part to fight the virus wit…’m pleased with the progress we’re making as a state, but I want to remind us that we live in a perilous moment. L…'re building capacity so that as vaccine increases, we'll be ready. Starting Monday, our @IL_Natl_Guard, local he… federal vaccine production was hampered by the previous administration, vaccine supply is still limited, and… Monday, Illinois is moving to early stages of Phase 1B - but federal supply is limited. Appointments will… week, we set three days of records for vaccine doses administered, more than 10,000 higher than our prior high… in Illinois, we're making progress with our Vaccination Administration Plan. This week, @IL_Natl_Guard mobile… Pritzker gives a COVID-19 update. more regions enter new mitigation tiers, it means more of our cultural institutions can reopen, with capacity li… office has been in touch with our Senators and our @IL_Natl_Guard leadership regarding this issue. I’ve been ass… want to commend the University of Illinois Board of Trustees for freezing tuition at @thisisUIC, @Illinois_Alma a…
.@LtGovStratton and I remain committed to ensuring the adult-use cannabis industry reinvests in communities hardest…'re ramping up our vaccination administration program as quickly and equitably as possible to ensure anyone who w…, @TheAmandaGorman proved that it's our young people who are most often at the forefront of change, leadin… no mistake: this plan will help us beat COVID-19. Thank you for your leadership, @POTUS Biden.’m incredibly heartened to see the Biden-Harris administration step up to the herculean task of providing a truly… want to thank @POTUS Biden for taking bold action on immigration, climate change, racial equity and the pandemic…, @IDPH announced that Regions 6 and 7 have met the health metrics to lessen mitigations, leaving only one reg… BIG program has been providing much needed economic relief for small businesses hit hardest by the pandemic. Th…
As metrics improve, we're deliberately loosening tiered mitigations with a data-driven approach. That means our mus… administration is committed to providing more community-based housing to help break the cycle of homelessness. T…"America has been tested, and we've come out stronger for it...Together, we will write an American story of hope, n… is a new day for America. Sending my warmest congratulations to President @JoeBiden and Vice President … @JoeBiden and @KamalaHarris will turn the page on this ugly chapter.Clemency and pardon powers should be used for mercy and justice; instead Donald Trump showed yet again the grift at…
From the beginning, my administration used a data-driven approach to manage the risk of community spread. As more…'re moving forward with our aggressive vaccination plan. Today, 4 of our state-supported vaccination sites across…’ve promised transparency throughout every step of this pandemic, and our COVID-19 vaccination plan is no differen… Champ and Major, It’s been a ruff four years, but we were so excited to watch your #indoguration and we’re p…
➡️ Wear a mask in public ➡️ Watch your distance from people outside of your household ➡️ Wash your hands ➡️ Don’t h… adjusted heath metrics leave only two of our 11 regions in our strictest tier and move eight regions into less… the state of Illinois launching multiple health care staffing contracts to increase hospital staffing, @IDPH i… we commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s extraordinary legacy. It's incumbent upon all of us – especially t… North-Central region of Illinois — which includes the Quad Cities, Peoria and Bloomington — can now move into T…
Our state owes a debt of gratitude to the fearless members of @IL_Natl_Guard, @ILStatePolice, the Springfield Polic… all of us in your home state, wishing @MichelleObama a very happy birthday! the siege at our nation's capitol and reports on threats to state capitals, I'm bringing all resources to…
Today, @IDPH announced that Region 5 in southern Illinois has met the metrics to move into Tier 1, which means indo… humility and strength of our #HealthcareHeroes does not go unnoticed. Today I want to recognize Dr. Ebony Lawso… research shows that more than half of all #COVID19 cases are spread by infected people without any symptoms. We…
Retweeted by Governor JB Pritzker
Our Dunn Fellowship Program provides bright, highly motivated college grads a unique opportunity to contribute to o… January 25, our @IL_Natl_Guard-led sites plus additional pharmacy sites, will begin vaccinating Phase 1B r…'re opening several new state-supported mass vaccination efforts initially focused on the remaining Phase 1A popu… COVID-19 Vaccine Administration Plan is designed to vaccinate our residents as equitably & quickly as the manuf… we want to keep our schools open and see an economic recovery that restores jobs and businesses, we must remain… and restaurants have carried an extremely heavy burden throughout this public health crisis through no fault o…'s always been my goal to balance supporting our hospital systems with supporting economic vitality. As we ramp u… our holiday pause, I'm glad to announce that the Northern, North-Central and Southern regions of Illinois… Pritzker gives a virtual COVID-19 update.’ve been hopeful for better days and they're now within reach. And it's because of doctors like @KizzyPhD who hel… the ups and downs, Illinois has stood up to do what's right. That's the spirit I want to take into the futu… stayed home to protect our neighbors & gave thanks to our healthcare heroes. We got tested, wore our masks, kept… between however, a global pandemic brought a public health crisis and gave us new challenges to overcome. One th… second year, 2020, began with great promise – outlining principles for improving our justice system like ending… women’s reproductive health, making college more affordable, increasing healthcare coverage for more… our first year, we began to put Springfield back on the side of working families, raising the minimum wage, rebu… the two-year anniversary of @LtGovStratton and my inauguration, I want to take a moment to say thank you to the…’m grateful to see President-elect @JoeBiden’s serious and effective plan for bringing this pandemic to a close wi…
Illinois has a rich history of volunteerism and our ethic of service makes me proud to serve this great state. The… morning, I visited Crossing Healthcare in Decatur and was excited to see their outdoor testing and vaccination… an incredible moment it was to see @IDPH Director Dr. Ezike getting her first dose of the @pfizer COVID-19 vac… look forward to continuing to work with state legislators to pass historic legislation that will bring about some…'ve long held that an essential mark of good governance is a willingness to change the laws that have failed the p…
Today, we honor our Korean American neighbors who have made extraordinary contributions to all aspects of American… the first time in United States history, a sitting President has been impeached on two separate occasions by th… would like to extend my heartfelt congratulations to @RepChrisWelch on his historic win as he becomes our state’s…'s important to keep a safe distance - at least 6 feet - between yourself and others who aren't in your household…
In the wake of the incident at the Capitol, ensuring a peaceful transfer of power is of the utmost importance. The… COVID-19 vaccines are a safe and effective way to get us all a little closer to the other side of this pandemic…'m glad the @SBAgov reopened the Paycheck Protection Program loan portal, starting w/ small community financial in… things continue to improve in a region, @IDPH will reclassify accordingly to Tier 2, Tier 1 and back to Phase 4.… a region to move into Tier 2, they need to meet the following metrics: late November, all regions have been in Tier 3, the most stringent mitigations in response to COVID surging s… operating with consistent and meaningful mitigations throughout the holiday season, Illinois saved lives, brough… National Human Trafficking Awareness Day, our work starts in our own communities. Let's work together to recogni…
Illinois is vaccinating as many residents as possible as soon as possible. As of last night, Illinois as a whole, i…’m pleased to welcome Major General Peter Nezamis to his new role and am confident that with his decades of leader… veterans have sacrificed so much for our freedom and this administration will continue to do everything possibl… Pritzker gives a COVID-19 update.