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Friday, March 8, 2019
Pastor Greenwood of Hebron Road Church of Christ in Cisne Gives Opening Prayer in the House on Ash Wednesday

<p id="prayer" "Thank you to Pastor William Greenwood for traveling to the State Capitol on Wednesday to provide the opening prayer in the Illinois House of Representatives. He gave an…


Thursday, March 7, 2019
Traveling Office Hours for Lawrenceville and Mt. Carmel Next Week

If you live in and around the Mt. Carmel or Lawrenceville, we will be in your area next week if you have any issues or concerns you’d like to discuss….


Tuesday, March 5, 2019
March 14 is Deadline for Over $14 Million in Grants for Off-Highway Vehicle, Recreational Trails, and Illinois Bike Paths

State Representative Darren Bailey announced today that March 14 is the approaching deadline for grants made available through the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR). The applications will be accepted…


Friday, March 1, 2019
Legislative Update

I am very excited that so many of you have contacted my office, attended the Traveling Office Hours and connected with your state government through our social media postings! Your…


Thursday, February 28, 2019
Town Hall Set for March 4th in Enfield

Thursday, February 28, 2019
Traveling Office Hours for Albion, Enfield & Norris City Set for March 6

Thank you to those who have taken the opportunity to visit me and my staff at the various satellite locations for our Traveling Office Hours around the 109th District. The…


Sunday, February 24, 2019
Legislative Update Feb. 22

February 22, 2019 Dear Friends: The Governor gave his first State-of-the-State / Budget Address this week with much enthusiasm for his campaign issues squarely leading the way. He seems to…


Thursday, February 21, 2019
Governor’s Budget Promotes Drug Use, Gambling, More Taxes That Attack Families & Business

 State Representative Darren Bailey (R-Louisville), today spoke out against the new Governor’s budget for 2020 that proposes more taxes, expanding gambling to include sports betting and promoting the use of…


Friday, February 15, 2019
Traveling Office Hours Scheduled Feb. 22: Fairfield, Olney & Wayne City

Rep. Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) announced this week that he will be hosting additional traveling office hours for constituents around the 109th District. Originally planned for the third Monday of the…


Thursday, February 14, 2019
Rep. Bailey Fights Mandatory Minimum Wage That Will Kill Jobs, Hurt Families & Schools

State Representative Darren Bailey (R-Louisville), voted NO today and opposed legislation that mandates a minimum wage of $15/hour by the year 2025. Senate Bill 1 passed the House Labor &…