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Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Rep. McDermed Kicks Off New Video Series: Feel Good, Do Good Fridays

Rep. McDermed is introducing a new video series, ‘Feel Good, Do Good Fridays’ shining a spotlight on some of the great charities and organizations in the 37th District. The hope…


Wednesday, July 10, 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 1, 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 1, 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 1, 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 28, 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 11, 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 10, 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 6, 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 4, 2019
Video: Rep. McDermed Pushes Capital Plan, Explains Gas Tax Vote