Rep. Bailey Expected to Be Okay after a Fall During House Proceedings in Springfield Today

Rep. Darren Bailey reviewing proposed legislation with staff during "Lame Duck" Session this week.

State Rep. and Senator-Elect Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) experienced a minor medical issue today during proceedings of the Illinois House of Representatives.

Rep. Bailey fainted but is now doing well and being treated at a local hospital. He is looking forward to returning to work as soon as possible. The Illinois House is meeting at the Bank of Springfield (BOS) Convention Center, the host site for the 101st General Assembly’s “lame duck” session.