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Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Rep. Bailey & Leader Durkin Host Member of Parliament from Kenya

State Representative Darren Bailey was honored to host a visit this week of the Hon. Bishop Titus Khamala, Member of Parliament in Kenya, Africa. MP Khamala attended a Bible College…


Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Rep. Bailey & House Honor IL Chamber on 100 Years

WHEREAS, This year, the Illinois Chamber of Commerce is celebrating its 100th anniversary as an entity that fights for and protects workplaces, economic growth, and the development of Illinois as…


Monday, November 11, 2019
Rep. Bailey: Remembering Our Veterans Today and Always

Veterans Day originated as “Armistice Day” on Nov. 11, 1919, the first anniversary of the end of World War I. Congress passed a resolution in 1926 for an annual observance,…


Friday, November 1, 2019
Rep. Bailey Statement on Rep. Arroyo Resignation: Step in Right Direction; Applauds Speaker Madigan’s Help

State Rep. Darren Bailey (R-Xenia), made the following statement concerning the resignation of State Representative Luis Arroyo this morning: “A few moments ago, I learned of State Representative Luis Arroyo’s…


Thursday, October 31, 2019
9th Annual National Red Ribbon Photo Contest: Say No to Drugs

National Family Partnership, formerly the National Federation of Parents for Drug Free Youth, was established as a grassroots, nonprofit organization in 1980 by a handful of concerned and determined parents…


Thursday, October 24, 2019
Rep. Bailey Reminds Residents of National Prescription Drug ‘Take Back Day’ this Saturday, October 26

State Rep. Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) is reminding residents that this weekend the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is promoting its 18th Prescription Drug “Take Back Day” on Saturday, October 26 from…


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…