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Thursday, May 30, 2019
VIDEO: Rep. Bailey Speaks for Farmers and Illinois Agriculture

Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Rep Bailey Continues to Fight for 2nd Amendment Rights in IL: Attacks Started in January Continued Today

State Representative Darren Bailey voted NO on Wednesday on sweeping gun control legislation. Senate Bill (SB) 1966 as amended, will impact at least 2.4 million Illinois citizens who currently hold…


Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Rep. Bailey Stands with LIFE and Votes NO to Expand Abortions in Illinois; SB 25 Heads to Senate for a Vote

State Representative Darren Bailey stood up today to defend innocent life in the face of political maneuvers and last minute changes to abortion law in Illinois. Voting NO with his…


Monday, May 27, 2019
Effingham Pro Life Group Visits State Capitol to Advocate for Unborn

Thank you to everyone who traveled to the State Capitol today to advocate for those who cannot speak for themselves! I appreciate all that you do to help educate the…


Monday, May 27, 2019
Rep. Bailey Opposes Gov. Pritzker’s Graduated Tax Proposal: Contentious Debate in House; Party Line Vote

State Representative Darren Bailey stood up on the floor of the Illinois House on Monday to oppose Senate Joint Resolution Constitutional Amendment (SJRCA) 1, which allows for a referendum question…


Monday, May 27, 2019
Rep. Bailey Fights Late Sunday Night Move to Pass “Disgusting Bill” to Expand Abortions: How Many of the 39,832 in Illinois in 2017 Were “Medically Necessary?”

State Representative Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) on Sunday evening defended the sanctity of life when parliamentary moves were used to bring back the so-called ‘Reproductive Healthcare Act’ language in the form…


Friday, May 24, 2019
Legislative Update 5-24-19

May 24, 2019 Dear Friends — Your basic Constitutional rights are once again under attack in Illinois! FOID card holders in good standing will be required to get fingerprinted and…


Friday, May 24, 2019
Rep. Bailey Fights for Working Families: Opposes Gas Tax Hike Proposal!

State Representative Darren Bailey joined colleagues Allen Skillicorn and Chris Miller this week at a press conference at the State Capitol to make the case against the Governor’s proposal to…


Friday, May 24, 2019
Rep. Bailey Welcomes Effingham Boy Scout Troop 335 to the Illinois State Capitol

State Representative Darren Bailey on Wednesday welcomed Boy Scout Troop 335 from Effingham. Troop 335 is sponsored by the Effingham Sportsman’s Club. “What a wonderful group of young people who…


Friday, May 24, 2019
Rep. Bailey Continues to Defend 2nd Amendment Rights for All Illinoisans!

SENATE BILL 1966 How It Affects Law-abiding Gun Owners Mandatory fingerprinting for all FOID and CCL applications and renewals (unless the person has previously provided fingerprints) — begins 180 days after effective date Universal background…