Monday, August 28th, 2017
Rep. McDermed Hosting Shred Event

Frankfort, IL… State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) invites residents of the 37th Legislative House District to take advantage of a free document shredding event on Saturday, September 16th. Following up on a successful event last…

Monday, August 28th, 2017
The McDermed Dispatch for August 28th

Education Funding Reform Deal Tentatively Reached Legislative leaders and the governor have reached an agreement on historic education funding reform.  The leaders from the House and Senate negotiated face-to-face last…

Friday, August 25th, 2017
McDermed Rape Kit Tracking Bill Signed in to Law

Springfield, IL… A bill spearheaded by State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) to empower sexual assault victims was signed in to law today by Governor Rauner.  House Bill 528 will improve…

Monday, August 14th, 2017
The McDermed Dispatch for August 14th

Notable Bill Signings It’s that time of the year again. A flurry of activity surrounds the governor’s office as he issues his signatures on new laws or vetoes the bulk…

Monday, August 7th, 2017
The McDermed Dispatch for August 7th

Breaking Down Senate Bill 1’s Amendatory Veto On May 31st the Illinois House passed Senate Bill 1 with the bare minimum number of votes necessary, 60. A parliamentary hold was placed…