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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…


Thursday, September 24, 2020
Driver’s License & ID Renewals Extended to February 1, 2021

State Rep. Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) is working with the Secretary of State to let Illinois residents know about the extension to renew expired driver’s licenses and identification cards until February…


Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Harvest Season Safety Reminder

State Rep. Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) is reminding residents to be especially careful on the roads during this harvest season and asking everyone to watch out for large farm equipment on…


Tuesday, September 22, 2020
$114 Million in Grants for Childcare Programs: IDHS Says Online Applications Available Soon

State Rep. Darren Bailey is encouraging people to consider applying for grants to support childcare centers who have been impacted by the recent coronavirus shutdowns. An additional $114 million in…


Tuesday, September 15, 2020
2020 Census Deadline to be Counted Sept. 30th: Residents May Go Online to my2020census.gov

State Rep. Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) is working with the Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS) to remind Illinois residents they need to complete the 2020 Census by Wednesday, September 30th…


Thursday, September 3, 2020
Rep. Bailey Reminds People to Search the Database for Money or Property the State of Illinois May be Holding

More than $3.5 Billion Returned Between 2015 – 2020 State Representative Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) continues to work with the State Treasurer to help remind people that they should check to…


Thursday, August 27, 2020
Pritzker ignores family of slain state trooper, releases inmate involved in trooper’s murder

The Governor’s pattern of decisions surrounding the state’s prison system harms public safety in Illinois, according to State Representative Darren Bailey. “The latest decision by the Governor to release one…