Laurel Patrick | Feb. 7, 2018, 3:45pm

Paul Jacobs, a Republican candidate for state representative in the 115th District, has received the endorsement of the Illinois Family Action, a group that promotes family values within the state.

Jacobs for Illinois | Jan. 25, 2018, 10:21am

Many candidates running for office in Illinois, including Paul Jacobs, understand the issue of high property taxes, but sometimes it seems like runaway taxes are such an emergency for the public budget that it crowds out almost all of the other issues.

Jacobs for Illinois | Jan. 17, 2018, 2:53pm

Paul Jacobs doesn’t like what he’s envisioning coming from Springfield.

Jacobs for Illinois | Jan. 2, 2018, 12:02pm

Paul Jacobs is convinced there can be only one explanation for how lawmakers in Springfield could allow things to deteriorate so deeply that a new IRS study concludes more than 86,000 people recently fled Illinois at a cost of nearly $5 billion in adjusted gross income in just over a year.

Jacobs for Illinois | Dec. 20, 2017, 3:16pm

Dr. Paul Jacobs, who is running against incumbent Rep. Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro) in the March primary, has made his campaign official, formally filing petitions to run, according to a press release from the candidate.

Jacobs for Illinois | Dec. 15, 2017, 12:06pm

Republican candidate for the 115th House District, Paul Jacobs, joins Tom Miller in the studio on The Morning Newswatch.

Jacobs for Illinois | Dec. 15, 2017, 12:01pm

Dr. Paul Jacobs is an optometrist and business owner who is running against Rep. Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro) in the 115th District, which covers Jackson, Jefferson, Washington, Perry and Union counties.

Jacobs for Illinois | Oct. 6, 2017, 12:01pm

Dr. Paul Jacobs opposes tax increases and says his priority as a legislator will be to make Illinois a destination for jobs and opportunities.