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Friday, August 23, 2019
Gov. Signs Bill: Enhances Penalties for Assaults Committed in Places of Worship

State Rep. Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) announced that Governor JB Pritzker has signed House Bill 38 to enhance the penalties against anyone who knowingly causes great bodily harm or permanent disability…


Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Property Tax Survey 2019: Let Rep. Bailey Know Your Opinions

State Representative Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) is asking constituents to participate in an on-line survey on property taxes. Rep. Bailey will use the feedback from this five question survey to help…


Saturday, August 10, 2019
Legislative Update 8-9-19

Dear Friends: This week I visited with the Wabash, Richland, and Edwards County Farm Bureaus to discuss agriculture issues. The US Secretary of Agriculture declared Illinois a disaster as a…


Friday, August 9, 2019
USDA Declares Illinois Flood Disaster: Rep. Bailey Reminds Farmers about Emergency Loans

State Representative Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) is reminding farmers in his area about the Farm Service Agency (FSA) low-interest loans available to those who qualify. The U.S. Agriculture Secretary this week…


Thursday, August 8, 2019
Senior Health Fair in Effingham a Success with State Offices, Public Programs & Private Services

State Representative Darren Bailey is pleased with the turnout at this year’s Senior Health and Information Fair held at the Effingham National Guard Armory. The event was co-hosted with Reps….


Friday, August 2, 2019
Legislative Update 8-2-19

August 2, 2019 Friend — As the county fair season is well under way, I want to say thank you to the many people who have made me feel welcome…


Friday, August 2, 2019
Rep. Bailey Proud of FFA Leaders from Area: State Vice President & Section 23 President

State Rep. Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) is proud of the young leaders coming out of his legislative district to serve this next year. Both the Illinois State FFA Vice President, Lane…


Friday, August 2, 2019
Senior Health Fair In Effingham Aug. 7th

State Representative Darren Bailey is co-hosting a free Senior Health and Information Fair on Aug. 7 in Effingham. The event will be held from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. at the…


Friday, July 26, 2019
Legislative Update 7-26-19

Friends — I hope your summer is going well. Many of the farmers in Illinois had to fight the flooding and high levels of rain and now we are facing…


Thursday, July 25, 2019
Webinar: Next-Gen Economic Development

Here is a recorded webinar that you may find helpful if you are an entrepreneur, small business owner, chamber of commerce director, or local elected official interested in economic development…