Wednesday, May 31st, 2017
Statement from Rep. McDermed on Session Adjournment

Springfield, IL… For the second year in a row the Illinois General Assembly has adjourned without sending Governor Rauner a budget. State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) has released the following…

Tuesday, May 30th, 2017
Rep. McDermed Bill to Help Sexual Assault Victims Overwhelmingly Passes Through State Legislature

Springfield, IL… State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) received unanimous support in Springfield for her measure to empower sexual assault victims. House Bill 528 requires the Illinois State Police (ISP) to create…

Monday, May 22nd, 2017
The McDermed Dispatch for May 22nd

Last week in Springfield produced little from the House. I’ve spoken out in the past on the floor about how we have a tendency to shirk our toughest priorities or…

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017
2017 Spring Survey Results

In February, State Representative Margo McDermed asked constituents to take an online survey of state and local issues. The 10 question survey yielded a number of results from throughout the…

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017
McDermed Hosting Free Senior Driving Seminar

New Lenox, IL … State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) is pleased to offer a Senior Driving Seminar in collaboration with the Illinois Secretary of State. The two hour class is…

Friday, May 12th, 2017
McDermed: Let’s Get Our House In Order
Thursday, May 11th, 2017
McDermed Supports Effort to Expand Equal Pay Guarantees in Illinois
Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017
From the Caucus Blog: Illinois Bills, Suit Target Quarries Taking Demolition Waste

From the Illinois House GOP Caucus Blog: Lawmakers and environmentalists from parts of Illinois that rely on groundwater want tougher monitoring of porous rock quarries that are being “reclaimed” by…

Monday, May 1st, 2017
The McDermed Dispatch for May 1st

Friday was the 3rd reading deadline in the House, which means it was the final opportunity for most House bills to be voted on and have a chance to become law.  …