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Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Free ‘Veterans-to-Firefighters’ Program October 27 in Champaign: Space Limited

State Rep. Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) announced today that there is a free program for military veterans who are interested in firefighter training. This event will be held Sunday, October 27…


Friday, October 18, 2019
Rep. Bailey: CAPITOL REORT 2019

Dear Friends & Neighbors, The spring session for the 101st General Assembly finally ended after a couple of days into overtime this year. Thank you to everyone who has contacted…


Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Rep. Bailey Promotes the Central U.S. “ShakeOut” on Earthquake Preparedness

State Rep. Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) is promoting all residents of his district to become informed about the earthquake preparedness program this week called the Great Central U.S. “ShakeOut.” Many people…


Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Rep. Bailey Notifies Taxpayers of Public Hearing on Property Tax Relief in Area: Mattoon at 6:30pm TONIGHT

State Rep. Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) is encouraging anyone who is concerned with their high property taxes, that they have an opportunity to voice their opinions at a public hearing of…


Friday, October 11, 2019
Rep. Bailey “Principal for a Day” at Area Schools: October is National Principal Month

State Rep. Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) is participating in the “Principal for a Day” program encouraged by the Illinois Principals Association. Recently, Rep. Bailey served as “Principal for a Day” at…


Thursday, October 10, 2019
Rep. Bailey Reminds Constituents October is ‘Breast Cancer Awareness’ Month

State Rep. Darren Bailey is urging everyone to learn more about breast cancer during ‘Breast Cancer Awareness Month’ in October. Statistically, one in eight women and one in 100 men…


Wednesday, October 9, 2019
Rep. Bailey Tours Eastern Illinois University with Pres. Glassman: Nearly 400 Students from 109th District

Today, State Rep. Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) met with Eastern Illinois University (EIU) president David Glassman and toured the campus. Currently, there are almost 400 students enrolled at EIU who either…


Monday, October 7, 2019
Rep. Bailey Reminds Students of FAFSA Application: College Financial Aid Awards Made Until Funds Gone

State Rep. Darren Bailey is reminding high school, college, and non-traditional students planning to attend college next school year that October 1, 2019 was the first day to submit the…


Thursday, September 26, 2019
Rep. Bailey Joins 100th Celebration for Illinois Chamber of Commerce

During Rep. Bailey’s trip to the annual meeting of the Illinois Chamber of Commerce in Chicago this week, he was able to meet with the director for the economic division…


Friday, September 20, 2019
Join Rep. Bailey in Honoring POW-MIA Recognition Day

More than 82,000 Americans remain missing from World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, the Cold War, the Gulf War and other conflicts. Friday, Sept. 20, is National…