Thursday, May 31st, 2018
Rep. McDermed Votes No On Lackluster Budget

Springfield, IL… Following the passage of a budget by the Illinois House of Representatives, State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) released the following statement: “In my fours years in office, the…

Thursday, May 31st, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Protect Immigrants Who Survive Domestic Violence

The #MeToo movement is creating a platform for women to step forward to tell our stories. But as we harness this moment, we must ensure that the voices of all…

Tuesday, May 29th, 2018
Rep. McDermed Says No To “Unfair Tax”

Springfield, IL… State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) today voted against the idea of giving legislators more control over income taxes. The Illinois House voted on House Resolution 1025, which supports…

Tuesday, May 29th, 2018
Governor Announces 6 Year, $11 Billion Infrastructure Proposal.

The Governor announced a plan today to invest $11.05 billion in the state’s roads and bridges over the next six years, including $2.2 billion of state and federal funding in…

Tuesday, May 29th, 2018
New Laws Taking Effect June 1st

Click here to read about the new laws taking effect on June 1st. 

Monday, May 21st, 2018
The McDermed Dispatch for May 21st

This week is the deadline for Senate Bills to pass the House, a critical deadline as session winds down. We expect to see a number of contentious bills debated on…

Wednesday, May 16th, 2018
Rep. McDermed Promotes Property Tax Reform on House Floor
Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
Rep. McDermed Hosting Free Document Shred Event

New Lenox, IL… State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) is partnering with ComEd to offer residents of the 37th district a free document shredding event on Saturday, June 2nd in New Lenox. The truck will be available…

Tuesday, May 1st, 2018
The McDermed Dispatch for April 30th

The third reading deadline in the House has come and gone and we are not in session this week. This deadline serves as the primary endpoint for voting on bills…