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Representative Darin LaHood

Representing the 18th District of Illinois

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June 14, 2019 In The News
U.S. Rep Darin LaHood, R-Peoria, talked Friday about the importance of funding the National Institutes of Health after hearing about Alzheimer’s disease research efforts at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield.
June 14, 2019 In The News
PEORIA -- U.S. Representative Darin LaHood said he supports a call from the Illinois Farm Bureau for a statewide disaster declaration for farmers. The Peoria Republican says two things are causing farmers a lot of anxiety this year: wet weather and tariffs.
June 6, 2019 In The News
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Darin LaHood has introduced a bill through the House of Representatives that would restructure current cuts to Medicare reimbursements. Some of these cuts to reimbursements have impacted ambulance service in rural areas.
May 29, 2019 In The News
Lives were changed during a 2019 commencement address at Morehouse College when self-made billionaire Robert F.
May 29, 2019 In The News
ELLSWORTH, Ill. -- A proposal in Washington, D.C. would give companies incentives to utilize renewable energy. U.S. Rep. Darin LaHood (R-Ill.) stopped by Twin Groves Wind Farm in Ellsworth on Wednesday to discuss the Renewable Energy Transferability Act. It aims to motivate businesses to utilize wind and solar energy.
May 29, 2019 In The News
Congressmen Darin LaHood of Illinois and Tom McClintock of California have introduced legislation to stop the designation of Sanctuary Cities. Sanctuary cities prohibit local law enforcement from cooperating with federal immigration authorities.
May 16, 2019 In The News
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The future of wind energy in Illinois may depend greatly on the ability for tax credits to be transferred form one development to the next according to concerns expressed Wednesday by 18th District Congressman Darin LaHood, R-Dunlap.
May 15, 2019 In The News
PEORIA — Peoria, and other cities with combined sewer overflow problems, could get a bigger slice of federal funding to help fix those issues under legislation introduced Wednesday by U.S. Rep. Darin LaHood.
May 13, 2019 In The News
EAST PEORIA, IL (HOI) – Today is the first day of law enforcement appreciation week and police departments across the county are celebrating in their own ways. Congressman Darin LaHood (R-Peoria) spent the morning with officers from the East Peoria Police Department.
May 13, 2019 In The News
Portions of western Illinois remain under floodwaters from the Illinois river. The good news, river levels are starting to recede, but the impacts are likely to be felt for a long time to come.