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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…


Thursday, September 5, 2019
McDermed Hosting Joint Document Shredding Event and Food Drive

State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) invites residents to take advantage of a free document shredding event and to give back to the community on Saturday, September 21st. “My annual shred events are…


Thursday, August 22, 2019
Rep. McDermed Releases End of Session Report

State Representative Margo McDermed has released an end of session “Capitol Update” for her constituents. To save the state money, Rep. McDermed refrained from using taxpayer money to print and…


Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Rep. McDermed Receives ‘Friend of Transportation Award

From the Chicago Tribune: Retiring state Rep. Margo McDermed, a Mokena Republican, said she was shocked by results of a poll of her district residents a few years ago. She…


Monday, August 19, 2019
Rep. McDermed Hosting ID Theft Seminar

State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) is hosting an informational identity theft prevention and protection workshop to help residents avoid becoming a victim. The seminar is on Tuesday, September 10th from 10am-noon at the…


Tuesday, August 6, 2019
Rep. McDermed Offering Free U.S. Citizenship Application Help to Legal Immigrants

If you or someone you know is a legal resident interested in taking the major step of becoming a citizen of the United States, State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena) is hosting a…