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Monday, November 18, 2019
The McDermed Dispatch for November 18th

The General Assembly met last week for the final three days of veto session. That was the end of scheduled legislative action for the year. The House and Senate are…


Thursday, November 14, 2019
Rep. McDermed Responds to Today’s Ethics Reform Votes

Springfield, IL… State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) issued the following statement in response to the two milquetoast bills presented by House Democrats under the guise of comprehensive ethics reform: “If…


Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Rep. McDermed Kicks Off 3rd Annual Holiday Diaper Drive

State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) is excited to once again continue her holiday campaign to address the difficulty many young moms and families face in affording diapers. “In this season of…


Monday, November 4, 2019
Final Senior Driving Seminar November 18th

State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) is pleased to bring her final senior driving seminar of the year to Lockport. The seminar is intended for older drivers looking to refresh their memory of…


Tuesday, October 29, 2019
McDermed: Illinois Needs Ethics Task Force, Stricter Ethics Laws

Springfield, IL… At a press conference in Springfield, State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) joined lawmakers in demanding for ethics reform to restore the public trust amid sprawling federal corruption investigations…


Tuesday, October 22, 2019
McDermed Lauds Planned Investments in District’s Roads and Bridges

State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) applauded the recent release of a detailed plan from Illinois Department of Transportation that outlined a sizeable investment in the 37th District’s transportation infrastructure. Released annually…


Friday, October 18, 2019
Rep. McDermed Supports Red Light Camera Ban

Springfield, IL… State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) has joined the chorus of voices calling for an end to the use of red light cameras in Illinois. In response to a…


Wednesday, October 9, 2019
McDermed Sworn in at U.S. Supreme Court

State Representative Margo McDermed was one of 6 Illinois state lawmakers who were sworn in to the United States Supreme Court this week. In order to be sworn in to…


Friday, September 27, 2019
Rep. McDermed Hosting Final Women’s Defense Class of the Year

Mokena, IL…. State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena), together with One Light Self Defense, is hosting one final workshop for women and girls this year. It will take place at St. John’s United…


Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Rep. McDermed to Serve on Firearms Task Force

Frankfort, IL.. Today State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) announced her appointment to serve on the newly created, bipartisan House Firearm Public Awareness Task Force. The task force was established by…