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Wednesday, July 10th, 2019
Rep. McDermed Statement on Retirement from the Illinois House

Mokena, IL… State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) announced today that she would not be seeking reelection in November 2020. “If I were to win reelection next year, I would turn…

Monday, July 1st, 2019
Capital Bill Signed, Significant Resources Headed to I80 and Will County

Joliet, IL… State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) joined Governor JB Pritzker on Friday at the Joliet Waste Water Treatment Facility for an event to commemorate the signing of the largest…

Monday, July 1st, 2019
New Laws Taking Effect July 1

After a bill is signed by the governor, it is effective either immediately or upon some other date. For many new laws the effective date is the start of the…

Monday, July 1st, 2019
Rep. McDermed Teams With Secretary of State to Educate Seniors on Rules of the Road

State Representative Margo McDermed is partnering with the Secretary of State’s office to host a summer senior driving seminar on Wednesday, July 17th from 5:30-7pm at the New Lenox Township…

Friday, June 28th, 2019
Rep. McDermed Hosts Free Self Defense Class for Women/Girls

On Thursday, July 18th from 6-9pm, State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) is once again teaming up with One Light Self-Defense to teach self-defense, avoidance, and awareness tactics to women and girls….

Tuesday, June 11th, 2019
Rep. McDermed Hosting Senior Technology Seminar

Frankfort, IL…  State Rep. Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) is encouraging seniors in the area to sign-up for an educational technology seminar being held at the Frankfort Township Building at 11000 W Lincoln Hwy in Frankfort. The workshop…

Monday, June 10th, 2019
The McDermed Dispatch for June 10th

The last week of session was filled with some of the longest debates I’ve seen in my time in Springfield. The final day of session for the House was on…

Thursday, June 6th, 2019
Rep. McDermed Commemorates 100th Anniversary of 19th Amendment Ratification

Frankfort, IL…State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) passed a resolution recognizing Illinois as a proud leader in the story of women’s suffrage in the United States and commemorating the 100th anniversary of…

Tuesday, June 4th, 2019
Video: Rep. McDermed Pushes Capital Plan, Explains Gas Tax Vote
Sunday, June 2nd, 2019
Rep. McDermed Leads the Fight on Infrastructure

Springfield, IL… On Saturday night the Illinois House passed a massive $40 billion dollar state capital plan. State Representative McDermed (R-Mokena) spearheaded the effort to put together a capital plan…