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Wednesday, November 25, 2020
Rep. Bailey Thanksgiving Message

Dear Friends & Neighbors, The holiday season is already upon us and I want to take this time to wish everyone a very happy holiday! In 1863 in the midst…


Thursday, November 19, 2020
Statement on US Attorney Indictments of Speaker Madigan Allies Connected to ComEd Bribery Scheme

State Rep. Darren Bailey had this to say this morning on the news of four people indicted by the U.S Attorney’s office against key Madigan allies including Mike McClain, Anne…


Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Governor Pritzker Should Call Legislature Back to Work: One-Man Rule is Not Democratic

State Rep. Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) is requesting that the Governor use his authority to call the General Assembly back to work to address a growing number of issues that need…


Monday, November 16, 2020
National Capitol Christmas Tree Travels Through Illinois to DC

Today, Monday, November 16, the U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree will make its journey through southern Illinois on it’s way from Colorado to Washington, D.C. Our Illinois State Police Troopers will…


Thursday, November 12, 2020
Speaker Madigan’s Cancellation of Session Just Another Delay: He Must Face Investigation of His Role in ComEd Bribery Scheme

State Rep. Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) is opposed to the decision this week to cancel the Illinois House Fall session by Speaker Madigan. This decision appears to be more about a…


Tuesday, November 10, 2020
Thank You to Our Veterans! Each Nov. 11th

If you are not able to attend a Veterans Day service near you this year, please join others from around the country online to commemorate Veterans Day 2020. National Veterans…


Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Rep. Bailey Reminder to Farmers on Grain Bin Safety: About 70% of Accidents Happen on Family Farms

State Rep. Darren Bailey is joining the Illinois Department of Agriculture’s (IDOA) and the Illinois Department of Labor’s (IDOL) efforts to remind farmers and elevator operators about ‘grain bin safety.’…


Tuesday, October 6, 2020
Rep. Bailey Statement on Madigan Investigation: Chairman Welch Stone-walling to Protect His Family’s Patronage Jobs

In light of the recent hearing of the Special Investigating Committee into Speaker Michael Madigan’s role in the ComEd’s scheme to influence legislation favorable to the energy company, State Rep….


Tuesday, October 6, 2020
Rep. Bailey Promotes Grants for Livestock Farmers: $5 Million Available for Swine, Meat & Poultry Producers

State Rep. Darren Bailey is joining the Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) to promote that $5 million in business recovery grants is now available for the Illinois livestock industry. Livestock…


Monday, October 5, 2020
Rep. Bailey Returns Over $13,000 to Taxpayers

State Rep. Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) reports that for the second year running, he is returning money back to the taxpayers from his legislative allotment. “We just paid the final invoice…