Monday, February 27th, 2017
The McDermed Dispatch for February 27th

Grand Bargain The topic on everyone’s mind in Springfield continues to be the budget. The Senate, not in session last week, is scheduled to take votes this week on the…

Monday, February 27th, 2017
Rep. McDermed Announces Student Art Contest

Frankfort, IL… State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) is pleased to announce her first annual art contest for the 37th district.  “This is a great way to showcase the student talent…

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017
Rep. McDermed Responds to Governor’s Budget Address

Springfield, IL… State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) has issued the following statement: “Today the Governor made an important point about the lagging growth and population exodus the state has been…

Tuesday, February 14th, 2017
The McDermed Dispatch for February 14th

Happy Valentines Day!Quiet Week in Springfield         The focus last week in Springfield was primarily on writing and drafting bills. As of Friday, the deadline to file legislation,…

Wednesday, February 8th, 2017
Rep. McDermed Files Legislation to Improve Business Investment Confidence

Springfield, IL… State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) has filed legislation to make the Research and Development tax credit permanent. The R&D tax credit expired in 2016 and has expired previously…

Tuesday, February 7th, 2017
Rep. McDermed Tours Manteno Veterans Home

Rep. McDermed with fellow Rep. Parkhurst(center), Manteno Veteran’s Home administrator Lestor Robertsen (Right), and staff

Friday, February 3rd, 2017
Rep. McDermed Receives New Committee Assignments, Named Minority Spokesperson

State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) today announced her committee assignments for the 100th General Assembly, including her new roles as the minority spokesperson on the Committee on Transportation: Roads and…