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Monday, January 4, 2021
Rep. McDermed Announces Retirement

Effective today at 5pm, State Representative Margo McDermed has resigned from her office to begin retirement. If you need to contact your new State Representative for the 37th District, Tim…


Monday, December 14, 2020
Rep. McDermed Statement on the Shutdown of the SIC

State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) released the following statement upon the conclusion of today’s Special Investigating Committee hearing: “I don’t know what that was, but it certainly wasn’t an ethics…


Wednesday, December 9, 2020
Sign the Petition: No to Madigan’s Taxes

Last month voters resoundingly rejected Governor JB Pritzker’s referendum for an overarching Democratic tax increase. Just a little over 30 days later, Mike Madigan ignored the will of the voters by…


Thursday, December 3, 2020
Interview: Rep. McDermed Talks Time in Office as She Prepares to Retire

State Representative Margo McDermed, who chose not to seek re-election in 2020 recently spoke with the Herald News about her time in state office: “When asked to point to her…


Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Governor Announces New Statewide Mitigations

Governor Pritzker today announced additional COVID-19 resurgence mitigations that will take effect in every region across the state on Friday, November 20th. The restrictions in Tier 3 are as follows:…


Wednesday, November 11, 2020
Statement From Rep. McDermed on Cancelled Veto Session

On Tuesday, November 10th House Speaker Michael Madigan made the decision to cancel veto session previously scheduled for November and December. State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) released the following statement…


Monday, November 9, 2020
Rep. McDermed Announces Final Holiday Diaper Drive

In this season of giving before she leaves office, State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) is once again proudly hosting her annual holiday diaper drive. The month long donation drive will begin next Wednesday, November 18th….


Wednesday, September 30, 2020
McDermed: ISP’s ‘Checkpoint’ a Huge Step for Victim’s Empowerment

The Illinois State Police (ISP) have finally put in to place a system to bring some peace of mind to sexual assault victims, according to State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena)…


Friday, September 18, 2020
Rep. McDermed Earn 90% Rating from the IMA

The Illinois Manufacturer’s Association every year compiles a legislative report card. The Illinois General Assembly votes on thousands of bills and amendments, many of which have an impact on the…


Wednesday, September 2, 2020
Rep. McDermed Hosting Document Shredding Event and Food Drive

This year, more than ever State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) is pleased to invite residents to take advantage of a free document shredding event and to give back to the community via…