Tuesday, May 21st, 2019
Rep. McDermed Issues Statement on House Committee Graduated Income Tax Vote

Springfield, IL… State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) released the following statement after the Illinois House Revenue and Finance Committee voted along party lines to advance legislation to remove Illinois’ constitutional…

Monday, April 29th, 2019
Rep. McDermed Hosting Free Shredding 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, May 11th in New Lenox. “Identity theft is a…

Wednesday, April 24th, 2019
McDermed Tours ISP Lab, Continues Push for Victim’s Access

Chicago, IL… Today State Representative Margo McDermed (R- Mokena) toured the Illinois State Police Chicago Crime lab and learned firsthand what the ISP is doing to address the DNA backlog…

Tuesday, April 16th, 2019
Rep. McDermed Passes Legislation to Create Sexual Assault Evidence Tracking System

Springfield, IL… A measure introduced by State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) to mandate the tracking of sexual assault kits was overwhelmingly approved by the Illinois House of Representatives. Rep. McDermed previously passed legislation in…

Thursday, April 11th, 2019
Rep. McDermed Hosting Townhall on Graduated Income Tax Proposal

Frankfort, IL… State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) is hosting a forum on the Governor’s proposed measure to amend the Illinois Constitution to remove the flat tax provision. Rep. McDermed will…

Tuesday, April 9th, 2019
Rep. McDermed Welcomes Local Leaders to Springfield for Women’s Recognition Brunch

SPRINGFIELD—State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) welcomed two 37th District residents Margaret Farina and Sarah Stoliker to Springfield on Tuesday for a women’s brunch that honored the contributions of emerging female…

Friday, March 29th, 2019
Rep. McDermed Pushes for Implementation Legislation After ISP Announces Evidence Tracking System

Springfield, IL… The Illinois State Police recently announced that the Division of Forensic Services will implement an online sexual assault tracking system by the end of the year. State Representative…

Monday, March 4th, 2019
The McDermed Dispatch for March 4th

Last week in Springfield was primarily spent in committees. Time on the House floor was short and mainly spent on the passage of resolutions. I was recently appointed to two…

Tuesday, February 26th, 2019
Rep. McDermed Announces First Senior Driving Seminar of the Year

State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) is again pleased to provide several Senior Driving Seminars over the course of the year for older drivers looking to refresh their memory of the…

Monday, February 25th, 2019
The McDermed Dispatch for February 25th

Mileage Tax False Alarm? A bill was introduced recently to impose a pay-by-the-mile tax. During his campaign, Governor Pritzker seemed to support the idea. Specifically, this bill would have established…

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