Monday, April 25th, 2016
The McDermed Dispatch for April 25th

It’s been a busy and tumultuous past two weeks in Springfield. A lot of work was done and it appears as though there may be a light at the end…

Friday, April 22nd, 2016
Letter: Higher Ed Funding A Good Start

To the editor,Last week was the first meeting among State leaders in months. Almost immediately after that meeting adjourned, Speaker Madigan paid a rare visit to the House Floor to…

Thursday, April 21st, 2016
McDermed Honors Military Brats

Springfield, IL…. This week the House recognized military brats all over the state.  House Resolution 799, sponsored by State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena), designates April 30, 2016 as Military Brat…

Tuesday, April 19th, 2016
Beagles Descend Upon Springfield to Push McDermed Legisation

Representatives from the Beagle Freedom Project and their allies brought rescue dogs to the state capital today as part of a push for ‘right to release’ legislation. State Representative McDermed…

Monday, April 11th, 2016
The McDermed Dispatch for April 11th

The House convened for the first time in four weeks and as we prepared for a busy next two months, lobbyists and other interested parties began their yearly trips down…

Monday, April 4th, 2016
Rep. McDermed Hosting ID Theft Seminar