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Friday, June 7th, 2019
Spring Session Update 2019

BUDGET PACKAGE PASSED The Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 Budget was made up of seven different pieces of legislation. I voted NO on all of those components. Following is information on…

Friday, June 7th, 2019
Traveling Office Hours: Next Stops June 12 in Lawrenceville and Mt. Carmel; June 17 in Fairfield, Olney & Wayne City

Our Traveling Office Hours program has been very well received by people who cannot travel to the District Office in Louisville. My staff and I enjoy meeting you and discussing…

Wednesday, June 5th, 2019
Commemorating D-Day’s 75th Anniversary: June 6, 1944

“I want to encourage everyone to take time to remember and honor the veterans who served,” said Rep. Darren Bailey. “We need to continue to educate our next generations about…

Saturday, June 1st, 2019
Rep. Bailey Keeps Promise to Working Families: Opposed Every Tax Increase Proposed In Overtime Session

State Representative Darren Bailey, in the first day of overtime Session in the General Assembly stood firm today and voted NO on each and every tax increase proposed. “I am…

Saturday, June 1st, 2019
House Passes a $40.6 Billion Budget in Final Hours: Rep. Bailey Opposed and Continues Fight for Reforms

State Representative Darren Bailey (R-Xenia), a first term member of the House, opposed the last minute 1,500 page budget proposal dropped just eight hours before a vote was taken. With…

Friday, May 31st, 2019
Pastor Cory Musgrave Gives Opening Prayer in IL House

Thank you to Pastor Cory Musgrave for traveling to our Capitol this morning to give the opening prayer for the House of Representatives! Each day of Session is started with…

Thursday, May 30th, 2019
VIDEO: Rep. Bailey Speaks for Farmers and Illinois Agriculture
Wednesday, May 29th, 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 28th, 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 27th, 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…